EMS student spearheads global student charity organization SPE Cares

November 9, 2016

Penn State had many reasons to be happy at the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates: the SPE student chapter was awarded Outstanding Student Chapter, Professor Russell Johns was lauded for his research and the Petrobowl team took third place, the highest in team history.

But for Aniruddh Sameth, a College of Earth and Mineral Sciences’ (EMS) senior majoring in petroleum and natural gas engineering, it was a chance to see his dream reach fruition. SPE Cares, an international charity group he co-founded, began its first mission in Dubai, planting more than 200 trees with the help of dozens of volunteers. <Read full article on Penn State News>