The following article was submitted by Kate Nolan, Webmaster of the University of Missouri SWE section. Canstruction Our SWE section recently participated in Canstruction Mid-Missouri, an annual competition and fundraiser sponsored by the Mid-Missouri chapter of the Society for Design Administration. This year’s theme was “Extinction of Hunger”. With the help of the Mid-Missouri professional… Continue reading Canstruction: University of Missouri SWE Section Event
It’s that time of the year again: students are accepting job offers and internships, the region will soon be electing the new Regional Collegiate Leaders, and sections are beginning to consider new officers. All of these positions require leadership skills. The best way to ensure the future success of your section and section members is… Continue reading Hot Topic: February 2011 – Preparing Future Leaders
The following message was submitted by Jayne Aiken, Secretary of the University of Colorado at Boulder SWE Section. Hello SWE members! The female engineers of CU would like to share with Region I some of the fantastic events we have had in Boulder lately. We started off the semester with the annual Evening With Industry event organized… Continue reading Recent Events: University of Colorado at Boulder SWE Section
The following update is from our Region i Collegiate Senator, Laura Geiger: I just came back from the spring face-to-face senate meeting in Chicago, IL. There were 31/35 senators in attendance in addition to the Board of Directors and committee chairs. I had a great time strengthening the bonds with my fellow collegiate senators and… Continue reading RCS Update – Spring Face-to-Face Senate Meeting
Did you know? Annually, SWE awards individual scholarships to freshmen through graduate students. Scholarships and fellowships range from $1000 to $10,000 each. In 2010, SWE dispursed more than 170 new and renewed scholarships valued at approximately $490,000. Many professional SWE sections offer additional scholarships. The application deadline for students at a Sophomore or higher level is February… Continue reading Apply for SWE Scholarships
SWE Collegiate Senators Ankita Kaul, Region C, and Allison Machtemes, Region H, have put together a great video which explains why many of the current senators decided to run for the position. If you have considered running for the senator position, or would like to run for a leadership position and you’re not sure which… Continue reading Why Join SWE Senate?