Alpha Epsilon

Alpha Epsilon Honor Society
Iowa PI Chapter

PURPOSE
The purpose of the Alpha Epsilon Honor Society is to promote the high ideals of the engineering profession, to give recognition to those agricultural engineers who manifest worthy qualities of character, scholarship, and professional attainment, and to encourage and support such improvements in the Agricultural Engineering profession that make it an instrument of greater service to mankind.

ACTIVITIES
The Iowa Pi Chapter of Alpha Epsilon holds activities throughout the year, including an annual banquet. The society also is working on construction of a large emblem for display outside of Davidson Hall.

MEMBERSHIP
Members are automatically selected by a committee based on engineering ability, scholarship, character, leadership, and personality. Membership is open to all eligible Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students in Agricultural Engineering at Iowa State University. The academic requirements for membership are as follows:

Juniors must be ranked in the upper 1/4 of their class and have a cumulative gradepoint of 3.0 or higher

Seniors must be ranked in the upper 1/3 or their class and have a cumulative grade point of 2.6 or higher

Graduate Students must have completed at least seven hours of graduate coursework with a minimum cumulative gradepoint of 3.25

MEETINGS
Alpha Epsilon meetings are held at least once each semester. The annual banquet is held in the spring.

CONTACT
Dr. Carl Bern
217 Davidson Hall
515-294-1270
cjbern@iastate.edu