¡Sí Se Puede!


Date:  October 30 - November 1, 2015

Deadline to Apply:  October 16th, 2015

Capacity:  25

¡Sí Se Puede! is held once annually on the Missouri S&T campus and is sponsored by the Missouri S&T student chapter of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers and the office of Student Diversity Programs.  This weekend retreat is for Hispanic and Latino high school students who would like to learn more about studying science, engineering, or math at Missouri S&T.  Through information sessions and hands on workshops students will have the opportunity to explore career options and gain a better understanding of what college life is really like.

Interested students must apply to attend and applications must be submitted by October 16th.  The online application is available by following the link provided below.   Only 25 applicants will be selected to attend and applicants will be notified by October 17.

If selected a non-refundable $25 registration fee will be due by October 23rd and can be mailed to the address listed on this page.  This will help to cover the cost of housing, meals, and supplies. Lodging will be provided at one of Rolla's local hotels or one of our campus residential halls. Free transportation is available to Rolla from both the Kansas City and St. Louis areas.  Please call 573-341-4212 for pickup locations or for more information.

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  • Download and complete the Si Se Puede Application 2015. This applicaiton can be mailed, faxed, or emailed to the address below:
    • Fax:  573-341- 4890
    • Email:  shpe@mst.edu
    • Mail:  Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
                605 W. 11th Street
                Rolla, MO 65409-0150

Please direct all questions to the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers at 573-341-4212 or by email at shpe@mst.edu. 

Tentative Agenda:

Friday | October 30

  • Arrive on campus (approx. 7:30pm)
  • Meet your S&T student host
  • Haunted Mine visit (optional)

Saturday | October 31

  • Tour of S&T Unique Programs
  • STEM workshops
  • Cultural events

Sunday | November 1

  • Depart for home (approx. 9:00am)

What to bring:

  • Toiletries and personal items
  • BUSINESS Casual clothes for professional events, closed toed shoes for mine
  • Weather appropriate clothes, jackets, umbrellas
  • Room in your bag for FREE stuff!

Bus from Saint Louis:

  • Departs 5:30pm from St. Louis Community College @ Florissant Valley
  • 3400 Pershall Rd, Saint Louis MO 63135

Bus from Kansas City:

  • Departs 3:00pm from Penn Valley Community College
  • 3201 Southwest Trafficway, Kansas City MO 64111