November and December 2018 Events and Announcements

Upcoming Events


NSBE Region 3 Fall Regional Conference

When: November 16-17, 2018

Where: Renaissance Hotel and Spa; Montgomery, AL

Conference agenda is available in NSBE Guide at


Central Alabama NSBE Jr. Meeting – CANCELLED

When: November 18, 2018;

The NSBE Jr meeting for November has been cancelled.  Meetings will resume in December.



ASU End of Semester Banquet

When: November 29, 2018, 6pm

Where: TBD

What: Event recapping the semester.  Also representative from NSBE MP will speak to the group.  NSBE MP member participation is requested.
If you would like to be the keynote speaker, please let me know.



General Body Meeting

When: December 4, 2018; 6pm

Where: ASU, Life Sciences Building Auditorium






NSBE MP is part of Amazon Smile

Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible Amazon Smile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. That means that every purchase that you make on Amazon, NSBE MP will receive a percentage of that purchase to be used for scholarships, community events, and more.  Before you begin your Amazon purchase, visit first.  Then place your items in the cart and checkout.  It’s that simple!   Please share the link with others so that they can tribute to NSBE-MP.



Vice-President Chair open for 2018-2019 Year

The Vice-President Chair position is open for the 2018-2019 year.  If you are interested in holding this position, please reply to me by October 31st with your Letter of Intent to run.


It is essential that this position is filed as we cannot be considered an official chapter with this position vacant.


Duties of the Vice-President include the following:

i.              Preside over all chair duties in absence or inability of the President.

ii.            Perform any activities, duties, and responsibilities as designated by the President.

iii.          Coordinate awards on behalf of NSBE-MP.

iv.          Serve as the Programs Chair.

v.            Monitor job performance of executive board and committee officers through monthly reports either verbal or written. Attend all NSBE-MP Chapter meetings. In the event that a meeting cannot be attended, verbal or written notification will be given to other Executive Board members. 

vi.          Coordinate the activities of the appointed committees responsible for NSBE-MP programs and serve as liaison between these committees and the Executive Board.

vii.        Identify and implement local programs to meet the goals and objectives of the chapter.

viii.      Coordinate allocation of funds from program funds.

ix.          Oversee proposals of programs and funding of those programs.

x.            Conduct regular committee chair meetings.

xi.          Perform additional duties as designated by the President.



Membership Dues for 2018-2019

New NSBE membership year started August 1st!!  Please be sure to pay your national and local dues.   Local dues are $50 for the year.  First year members have their local dues waved.  

National dues can be paid via NSBEConnect at

Local dues can be paid via the NSBE MP website at or to a chapter officer.




In case you missed it, NSBE members were featured on WSFA yesterday to talk about the Fall Regional Conference. 
Go to to view the story.



Belk Charity Sale Tickets

If you have unsold tickets or money for the Fall Belk Charity sale, please return them to Rodney so that they can be accounted for.



NSBE MP Polo Shirts

NSBE MP polo shirts have made. If you ordered a shirt, please contact Latasha to coordinate a time with her to pick up your shirt.