October 2018 Events and Announcements

See below the announcements and upcoming planned events for the month of October.


Upcoming Events


Robotic Surgery Tour of Jackson Hospital

ASU NSBE will be having a Robotic Surgery Tour of Jackson Hospital

When: 9 am on October 13th, 2018.

Where: Jackson Hospital, 17x25 Pine St, Montgomery, AL 36106


Central Alabama NSBE Jr. Car Wash and Fish Fry

When: October 20, 2018; 8am – 2pm

Where: Advance Auto Parts, 2400 East South Blvd, Montgomery, AL 36116

Event flyer is attached. Tickets are $10 each.


Central Alabama NSBE Jr. Meeting

When: October 21, 2018; 3pm

Where: Trenholm Hall on ASU Campus





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 https://smile.amazon.com/ch/01-0633374 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 https://connect.nsbe.org/Login.aspx.

Local dues can be paid via the NSBE MP website at https://nsbe-mp.org/product/nsbe-mp-professional-dues or to a chapter officer.