Governance Update We anticipate regions will be dissolved by the end of FY18. Because of this, the Senate is proposing several amendments that will make the transition smoother (Region Councils Amendment and Collegiate Director Eligibility Amendments). The Treasurer is putting together a Financial Dissolution Task Force to help with dissolution of finances when the regions … Continue reading WE16 Region H Meeting Highlights
SWE Illinois has a passion for outreach. Molly McGiles, Abbie Gerth, and Meridan Markowitz have been planning since May for the first outreach event. We are thrilled that today is SWE Illinois’ first large Outreach event of the year: Engineering Round Robin! The theme this year is “Rockin’ Robin”. The girls will go through activities … Continue reading Engineering Round Robin
The application to attend weSTEM 2017 is now open! Join GradSWE at Illinois on Saturday, January 28th for their flagship initiative - the Women Empowered in STEM (weSTEM) conference. During this annual event, STEM leaders will share experience and insight from their diverse career paths following a graduate degree. Conference includes panel discussions and breakout … Continue reading Apply for weSTEM!
In an incredible example of teamwork and cross-section collaboration, the collegiate SWE sections at the University of Michigan-Dearborn, the University of Michigan, and Wayne State University have come together to throw a Breast Cancer Awareness Fundraiser Dinner. The Get Your Pink On! Event is an fundraiser to support women in the community who are personally affected … Continue reading Get Your Pink on!
The Society of Women Engineers Leadership Coaching Committee (LCC) is a trained group of over 75 professionals and collegiates with extensive SWE involvement, that want to help pass on their experience and knowledge to better your section’s leadership and professional development. Members of LCC are positioned all over the United States to better help schools and professionals all … Continue reading Leadership Coaching
Wondering what to wear at the career fair for WE16 or how to network with some the world's leading engineers and technologists? SWE is offering four great webinars for first-timers at WE16, to help make the most of your conference experience. Free webinars are a great benefit of National SWE membership. Register now for these fun, … Continue reading 4 Webinars to Help You Rock WE16
Applications for the Region H Small Section Program Development Grant (PDG) and the Region H Section Vitality Grant have opened! See the top of the Resources page for the grant policies and applications. In addition, take note that the applications for travel grants for the Annual and Region H Conferences remain open. The Annual Conference travel grant application closes … Continue reading New Grants Available