Hello everyone, and happy March! I’m not sure about all of you, but I know the winter darkness in the Pacific Northwest makes it hard for me to get out and stay active (it just makes me want to cuddle up inside with hot cocoa)! Fortunately, as winter comes to a close and spring is … More Outreach

Awards and SWEFLs

Hi everyone! I hope the first month of 2018 was a great one! As some of you might have been wondering, now is the time to start thinking about SWE Awards and Competitions! SWE Awards are a chance to recognize yourself, teammates, mentors, and educators for significant contributions to the engineering community. There are 19 … More Awards and SWEFLs

Utilizing Counselors and Faculty Advisors

By Amanda Levenson Happy November! For those of you that were able to attend WE17 this year, I hope you had a great time listening to inspiring talks, networking, and exploring the lively city of Austin, Texas! Now that the conference has passed, I’ll begin discussing important information for your collegiate chapter. This month, I … More Utilizing Counselors and Faculty Advisors

Networking at WE17

By Amanda Levenson Hello everyone and happy October! Not only is this upcoming month busy with midterms, football (go Dawgs!), and figuring out Halloween costumes, but also ramping up for SWE’s biggest event of the year: WE17, the world’s largest conference and career fair for women in engineering! In my last post, I discussed general conference logistics, … More Networking at WE17

WE17 Logistics

By Amanda Levenson Believe it or not, WE17–SWE’s annual conference, and the world’s largest conference and career fair for women in engineering–is already coming up on October 26th, and taking place in the Live Music Capital of the World: Austin, TX! Over several days, WE17 will offer a myriad of professional development, career/networking, leadership, and … More WE17 Logistics

End of RCCE Term + Collegiate Section Features (George Fox, Oregon State)

It’s nearing the end of my term as RCCE for FY16-17. It’s been my pleasure serving on the RCT this year. Congratulations to Amanda Levenson, who was elected as RCCE for FY17-18! To close out this year, I have a few more features from collegiate sections in Region J. Jenna Hills of the George Fox … More End of RCCE Term + Collegiate Section Features (George Fox, Oregon State)

RCR Introduction, University of Portland Feature

For those who attended WE Local this past weekend in San Jose, hope you all had a great time! Continuing with introductions, Region J’s Region Collegiate Representative (RCR) is Moira Gion. Originally from from Portland, Oregon, she is a senior this year studying Mechanical Engineering at Portland State University. Her coursework has been mostly focused … More RCR Introduction, University of Portland Feature

FY17 RCCE Introduction

Hello everyone! I apologize for the late start this year in updating this blog. To start off, I’m Stephanie Yip, the FY17 Regional Collegiate Communications Editor (RCCE) for Region J. I’m originally from Honolulu, HI. Currently, I attend Seattle University where I am a senior in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Some of my areas of … More FY17 RCCE Introduction