Ken Wyatt donates to the Chicago Section’s STEM program

After our 19th Annual IEEE EMC Society Chicago Chapter MiniSymposium yesterday and our dinner last night where we discussed our Educational and Scholarship program, our speaker, Ken Wyatt, generously donated $1,000 to our Chapter specifically for the continuance of our Educational effort. Hats off to Ken!  This is significant for our Chicago Chapter and Section… Read more

3 Chicago Section Members Elevated to Senior Member

Recently, three members of the Chicago Section, Dr. Rafeeq Al Hashemi, Jonathan Levine and David Welch were elevated to Senior Member grade.  Only 8% of IEEE’s approximately 416,000 members hold the Senior Member grade. For each of these newly elevated members the Senior  grade demonstrates their extensive experience, reflects professional maturity and documented achievements of significance. The IEEE’s criteria… Read more

Glenside Library District Receives Grant for New Science Kits

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jan. 25, 2016 Contact: Jill Martorano, Youth Services Manager 630-260-1550 x 340; jmartorano@glensidepld.org Glendale Heights, Ill. – Glenside Public Library District has been awarded a grant from the Chicago section of IEEE, the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. The purpose of this grant project is to provide funding to Chicago-area public… Read more

IEEE-Chicago Section Awards Grants to Public Libraries

Chicago, IL, March 15th –In support of public libraries that provide enriching educational opportunities in math and science for pre-university students, the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)-Chicago Section is pleased to announce the 2015 recipients of the IEEE “Science Kits for Public Libraries” Grant. This Grant project is an effort to generate enthusiasm… Read more

Fellows Group Formed

CHICAGO, Illinois—February 12, 2015. The Chicago Section of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers has formed a new group to bring together local IEEE Fellows to network and to support IEEE global objectives. Vickie Peters, Chair of the Chicago Section, has appointed Fellows Gary R. Johnson, President of Mortar Net Solutions in Burns Harbor,… Read more