December 9, 2013:

Dear Chapter Advisors,

We need your feedback! Please fill out a short survey for the headquarters to help better understand needs and challenges of Tau Alpha Pi local chapters. The survey is accessible through the following link: https://www.research.net/s/DJ3CTM3

Thank you!

November 25, 2013:

Calling all chapters!

This year Tau Alpha Pi will be holding a poster design competition. This is an exciting opportunity to engage your student members in a fun and meaningful activity. Designs may be submitted by a Tau Alpha Pi student member or an affiliate chapter. No single chapter or a student may submit more than two designs.

Design Objective:

The design concept should be developed so that it informs students of Tau Alpha Pi activities and chapter presence on campuses. The poster should include the Tau Alpha Pi logo. It should be presentable in various sizes and in digital or print form.

Winning Design:

The chapter or individual submitting the first place winning poster design will receive a $500 cash prize, as well as support to attend the annual conference of the American Society for Engineering Education and participate in events and sessions sponsored by the Engineering Technology Council.  The winning poster design will be used for Tau Alpha Pi promotional purposes and be distributed to all Tau Alpha Pi chapters for individual use as they see fit.  The winning design will be chosen by the Tau Alpha Pi Board of Directors.

Tau Alpha Pi Poster Specifications:

Posters should be furnished as a high-resolution file (300+ dpi) in the .jpg, .pdf (fonts must be embedded), or .tif formats preferably done in PC format.

The poster designs may also be packaged in InDesign file (fonts and images must be supplied).

All colors in files must be created as CMYK process colors

  • Poster Size (Trim Size): 11″ x 17″.
  • Non-bleed Posters should be: 10” x 16”
  • Bleed Posters should be: 11.25″ x 17.25″
  • Keep essential matter 1/4″ from trim.

Design Poster Submission Procedures:

All submissions are due by February 1, 2014 in one of the requested formats above.  Submissions may be mailed to Tau Alpha Pi, 1818 N ST NW, STE 600, Washington DC 20036 or emailed to t.sydykov@asee.org

If you have any questions please contact Tengiz Sydykov at 202-350-5764 or via email at t.sydykov@asee.org