Academic - Engineering Special Interest

Description

The Wind Energy Student Organization (WESO) promotes wind energy education and awareness at both a university as well as a K-12 level. The club participates in the Department of Energy's Collegiate Wind Competition after the spring semester ends. All majors are welcome, we have three teams: a turbine design team, a wind farm design team, and an outreach team. People with skills in communication, event planning, economics, CAD, machining, programming, and electrical circuits.

Affiliations

Constitution / Tier

File Constitutionv2.docx
Tier Student Organization - Affiliated

Membership Information

Student Members 21
ISU Members 1
Non-ISU Members 0
Allowed Members Student - Undergraduate, Graduate or Professional
Allowed Officers Student - Undergraduate, Graduate
Membership Qualifications NA
Membership Restrictions NA
Elections/Selection Annually - End of Spring Semester
Meetings Weekly meetings.

Description of Regular Meetings/Activities

The research committee works on designing and building a small wind turbine and a wind farm plan. The outreach committee educates young students and has hands-on activities at school events or on campus.

Description of Special Events

None