SPE Student Chapter to receive Gold Standard Award

July 20, 2012

The Penn State Student Chapter of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) has been selected to receive a 2012 Gold Standard Student Chapter Award. The chapter will be honored on October 7 during the Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition in San Antonio, TX.

SPE presents the Gold Standard Award annually to student chapters that complete an admirable level of society activities and programs in a single academic year. The awards are based on ten categories, including: membership activities, planning activities, educational meetings, member participation in professional events, service activities, member support, fundraising, extracurricular activities, a summary of significant contributions and challenges of the chapter, and a complete financial statement.

Current student chapter officers are:

President: Everardo Tapia
Vice President: Shane Hollerich
Treasurer: Matthew Hogle
Secretary: Leyla Romero
Event Coordinator: Patrick Baer