Cornell BMES Chapter
Cornell’s student chapter of the Biomedical Engineering Society. The BMES works to promote the profession of biomedical engineering (BME) through research, educational outreach, and advocacy of engineering approaches to biology and human health. The Cornell Chapter of BMES has worked to promote personal growth and development of over 100 doctoral students and over 90 masters of engineering students by expanding existing programs and implementing new initiatives. Recently, Cornell BMES was presented the Commendable Chapter Award and Meritorious Achievement Award at the 2011 and 2010 BMES Annual Meetings, respectively, to recognize their outstanding commitment to outreach and excellence in both the local and greater communities. Awarded the 2013 National Diversity Award at the national BMES conference in Seattle, WA.
Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
The Cornell Student Section of the Society of Women Engineers promotes women in Engineering by advocating the importance of diversity and by uniting resources to encourage academic, leadership, professional, and personal excellence for the entire Engineering community of Today and Tomorrow. SWE provides a wide variety of social, outreach, and professional development services for its members and the Cornell Community.
National Society of Black Engineers
Get involved in the Cornell chapter of this society to help increase the number of culturally responsible Black engineers who excel academically, succeed professionally and positively impact the community.
Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
The Cornell chapter of SHPE promotes the development of Hispanics in engineering, science and other technical professions to achieve educational excellence, economic opportunity and social equity.
For a comprehensive list of student organizations, see the list of Student Organizations in the most recent Engineering Handbook.