President’s Discussion for September Hot Topic: Attracting and Retaining Members

Attracting Members University of Colorado (Kristina): The most membership signups were at Society Fair. Already had laptops at your booth to sign people up, and they have their parents with them. Also, the SWE Counselor is working on a mentoring program between professional and collegiate members. Professional members are invited to talk about resume critiquing,… Continue reading President’s Discussion for September Hot Topic: Attracting and Retaining Members

Resources for September Hot Topic: Attracting and Retaining Members

Check out the source on the bottom of the page to learn more about team building, delegation, how to run an effective meeting, and other resources! Recruiting and Retaining Members  “New members are the ‘spark’ that keeps your roup alive and insures its continuity and vitality in the coming years.  Whether your organization is new… Continue reading Resources for September Hot Topic: Attracting and Retaining Members

Leadership Profile: Erin Britton, FY09 President of the University of Oklahoma Section

Background   I am a junior majoring in Petroleum Engineering at the University of Oklahoma. I recently completed my summer internship at Samson for conventional drilling and production, and have done a previous internship at Samson in for coal-bed methane drilling and production.  In my free time, I enjoy watching movies and cooking, and dancing… Continue reading Leadership Profile: Erin Britton, FY09 President of the University of Oklahoma Section

Leadership Profile: Emile Lueker, FY09 President of the Missouri University of Science and Technology Section

Background I am a senior studying Engineering Management at Missouri S&T (formerly University of Missouri at Rolla).  I was born and raised in St. Louis.  This past summer I interned at Accenture.   Why I Love SWE I love SWE because it supports and encourages women to pursue engineering.  SWE has allowed me to meet… Continue reading Leadership Profile: Emile Lueker, FY09 President of the Missouri University of Science and Technology Section

Leadership Profile: Vanessa Whittle, FY09 President of the Kansas State University Section

Background I am a senior majoring in Chemical Engineering at Kansas State University. I’m also involved in Steel Ring Honor Society, AIChE, and my local church. I’ve interned with the Dow Chemical Company the previous two summers and with Hospira Pharmaceuticals three summers ago. In my free time I like to play golf and a… Continue reading Leadership Profile: Vanessa Whittle, FY09 President of the Kansas State University Section

Leadership Profile: Katie Tepper, FY09 President of the University of Missouri Section

Background: I am a Junior Industrial Engineering student from the University of Missouri. This past summer, I interned with Hallmark Cards, Inc. in the Topeka Manufacturing Facility. In my free time, I enjoy doing puzzles, reading, and scrapbooking. Why I love SWE: My favorite part about SWE is the opportunity to meet so many other… Continue reading Leadership Profile: Katie Tepper, FY09 President of the University of Missouri Section