The department of Mechanical Engineering at Beirut Arab University organized an introductory seminar entitled: “Why Join ASHRAE?”. The seminar was given by Eng. Emilio Matar, the student activities chair at the Lebanese ASHRAE chapter to recruit Mechanical Engineering students to BAU ASHRAE Student Chapter. The event was attended by the chairman of Mechanical Engineering Prof. Ali Hammoud, academic staff, and a large number of students interested in Heating, Refrigeration, and Air-conditioning.