Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers - Illinois Chapter

SHPE changes lives by empowering the Hispanic community to realize their fullest potential and impacts the world through STEM awareness, access, support and development. SHPE's vision is a world where Hispanics are highly valued and influential as the leading innovators, scientists, mathematicians and engineers.

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We take responsibility for our collective strength and passion by developing communities, building a diverse and inclusive membership, and challenging each other to be our best.


We act on a foundation of service. We commit to deliver the highest levels of quality, integrity, and ethical behavior. We act with empathy, patience, and understanding.


We value formal education and professional development. We are dedicated to continuous improvement and renewal. We learn from successes, setbacks, and each other.


We embrace our diverse cultures and communities, which enable us to adapt, thrive, and persist with optimism.


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SHPE values involvement and community growth. Our SHPE Chapter offers many committees to help members grow professionally and socially. Learn more.

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