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Events
  • Second Harvest Outreach Event (10/25/14)
  • Founder's Day Celebration (10/28/14)
  • Prospective Member Fun Day Meet and Greet! (11/21/14)
  • Initiation (12/5/14)
Second Harvest Hearland
  • Organizer: Megha Parhi, parhi002@umn.edu
  • Date: 10/25/14
  • Time: 9:00am-11:30am
  • Location: 1140 Gervais Ave, St Paul, MN 55109
  • Phone: (651) 484-5117
  • Website
  • Details: Meet at the HKN room at 8:30 to carpool over to 2nd Harvest. Lunch provided by HKN after volunteering.
  • Map to Second Harvest
  • About Second Harvest: Second Harvest Heartland works to reinvent hunger relief through leadership and innovation. As the Upper Midwest's largest hunger relief organization, our goal is not only to help our hungry neighbors today, but to provide the means for everyone to be fed tomorrow. We're known for distributing great amounts of food quickly and efficiently; in 2012 alone, we collected, warehoused and distributed more than 76 million pounds of food-but we're also constantly pioneering ways to reduce waste and better use the abundant resources available in this land of plenty.
HKN Founders Day Event HTML5 Icon
  • Organizer: HKN OMICRON Chapter, hkn@umn.edu
  • Date: 10/28/14
  • Time: 12-1:30pm
  • Location: Keller Hall, Room TBD
  • Website
  • Details: We will have pizza and root beer floats to honor the founding of HKN! Prizes will be awarded for correct answers to HKN related trivia questions!
  • About Founder's Day: In a shady spot under a large cottonwood on the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the founders saw the need for an honor society—one that by invitation would recognize scholarship, attitude, and character. The vision of these inspired young men was to promote the highest ideals of the engineering profession and form an organization where professionals and students help each other. Founders Day is a way for members to share the Eta Kappa Nu story, raise awareness of the value that an IEEE-HKN chapter brings to a university, show the many ways a chapter serves fellow students and community, and attract industry support of IEEE-HKN. Today’s IEEE-HKN students are the leaders of tomorrow.
Prospective Member Meet and Greet
  • Organizer: Luke Everson, evers193@umn.edu
  • Date: 11/21/14
  • Time: 6:00pm-8:0pm
  • Location: Goldy's Game Room, Coffman Memorial Union
  • Website
  • Details: If you have distinguished yourself from your peers through academic, project, and extracurricular achievment, look for an invitation to be sent to your UMN email detailing the acknowledgment of our invitaion to join HKN. Invites were sent out Friday 11/14/14. This event is held to faciliate the inductance to our honors society. The evening will start with some Mesa Pizza and networking with current members. A small presentation on the group's history and our chapter will take place. After this we will have a blast bowling!
Induction Ceremony and Dinner
  • Organizer: Ahmed Al Katheeri, President OMICRON Chapter, alka0029@umn.edu
  • Date: 12/5/14
  • Time: 6:00pm-10:00pm
  • Location: Keller Hall and [Dinner TBD]
  • Website
  • Details: The ceremony will be held in Keller Hall to honor your acceptance to HKN. Members are allowed one guest for dinner.
  • More information will be posted as we get closer to the event.
Weekly Meeting
Weekly meetings are listed on the calendar below. We will hold the meetings in the new HKN room, Keller 2-111. If more people show up than we have room for the location may be changed. All members are invited to attend - there will be food!

It is important for members to attend the meeting in order to stay current on projects, event planning, and updates to the room. You input is valued and we would love to have you come and share your great ideas.
HKN Event Calender
 
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