Society of Women Engineers

Society of Women Engineers

SWE held first annual fundraising at Lego Olympiad on Friday, April 12, 2013.

 

Avery draws winning ticket

SWE booth at Lego Olympiad

 

Ramona Anand, Advisor, SWE presented at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg at the Regional Conference on Saturday, March 2, 2013.

 

 

  

Meet and Greet Event

Join engineering professors for a meet and greet event

Monday, February 18, 2013
11:30 am to 1 pm Room AT 122

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpiIXPO80as&feature=youtu.be

Click here to learn more.   
   
Membership Benefits – Students Invited!
Students will get all the benefits of membership and much more without having to pay a membership fee.

Community of Support
SWE is an inclusive organization focused on issues of interest to women specializing in engineering and technical careers. 

  • A strong network of women engineers from academia, government and industry, corporate representatives, government officials, and other individuals supporting and advocating for the mission of SWE. 
  • Awards and recognition programs honoring outstanding accomplishments of women in the engineering profession as well as those who have contributed significantly to the advancement of women in engineering and technology professions.

Education and Development
SWE's education and outreach activities are designed to enhance the quality of life for women of all backgrounds who pursue the profession of engineering.

  • Scholarship opportunities for all educational and professional levels, including undergraduate and graduate students, and women re-entering the workforce as engineers (at national and section levels). 
  • Reduced fees for admittance to national and regional education conferences that offer networking, professional development, seminars, workshops, and leadership training.

Resources and Information
As a worldwide leader in engineering knowledge and support, SWE is a partner you can turn to for advanced, relevant information about women in technical careers.

  • SWE Magazine—the Society's award-winning magazine, covering issues of interest to women engineers including the achievements of women engineers, career development, career guidance, activities within the Society, and technical topics. 
  • All Together, SWE's monthly newsletter. 
  • SWE Online Communities. 
  • Webinars and podcasts. 
  • Online career center where you can manage your resume and search hundreds of jobs posted monthly by SWE's sponsors. 
  • Outreach programs that encourage girls to pursue careers in engineering through SWE's alliances with Girls Inc., Girl Scouts, and US FIRST (Foundation for the Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology.
 
 
 

Leadership Skills
Members are encouraged and supported in the development of skills necessary to be effective leaders in a global marketplace. 

  • Develop leadership experience in a non-threatening environment through leadership roles at the sectional, regional, and national levels. 
  • Publish articles in the SWE Magazine. 
  • Present technical papers at national and regional conferences. 
  • Lead seminars and workshops at national and regional conferences.

For more inforamtion, contact Ramona at ranand@lorainccc.edu. or call 440-366-4930. Students will get all the benefits of membership and much more without having to pay a membership fee.

 

SWE News

 LCCC student Marianna Malek of Amherst recently spoke to a group of Elyria Catholic High School students. Marianna is a math major and a member of the Society of Women Engineers.


 

Announcements

Be a Success. Register Now!

Registration is now open for Summer and Fall classes.  Learn more and register today at www.lorainccc.edu/reginfo.

MyTuition Guarantee

LCCC students now have the opportunity to participate in the MyTuition Guarantee. This new program holds tuition and fee rates for students registering in fall 2014 and spring 2015 for up to three years or until the completion of a degree, whichever comes first.
  
Click here to learn more and to complete the Completion Pledge. 

Hours of Operation

Please note that campus service hours have been adjusted for spring semester. For a list of updated service hours, please visit www.lorainccc.edu/hours

Expect Traffic Delays

Road construction on Abbe Road north of LCCC will resume Monday, April 7. Please expect delays when traveling north from LCCC towards Detroit Road.  
      
Click here for updates and alternate travel routes.

Level Up 2014 Digital Game Development Conference

LCCC will host Level Up 2014 @ LCCC for anyone interested in turning their gaming interest or hobby into a career. 

Friday, May 2
9 a.m to 1 p.m.
Lorain County Community College
Learn more at www.lorainccc.edu/levelup.

1098-T Tax Forms

Students will begin receiving 1098-T tax forms via postal mail in the next several days. Click here for more information about the 1098-T forms.

Save Money on Tuition

Register for 13 to 18 credit hours at LCCC and pay for only 13!

Lorain County WIN

LCCC and the JVS have launched Lorain County WIN (Workforce Innovation Network), a new partnership providing workforce training to Lorain County. Learn more at www.loraincountywins.com.

Mental Health Online Screenings

The Lorain County Board of Mental Health offers a free online screening tool for mental health disorders.

Click here to learn more.