Society of Women Engineers

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Recent Events
Friday, April 12, 2013
First annual fundraising at Lego Olympiad

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

    
Volunteers Needed!

LCCC's Society of Women Engineers is proud to support and host :

The Cleveland Engineering Society's Fall Conference

Thursday, October 30, 2014
7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Spitzer Conference Center at LCCC

The event will feature a Student Panel as well as a presentation from keynote speaker Dr. Roy Church, President of Lorain County Community College.

Volunteer for this event for free admission!

SWE Event

Click here to view the full-size event  flier.     

For more information or to RSVP, please contact Ramona Anand at ranand@lorainccc.edu or (440) 366-4930.


About Us
    

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.

Additional Resources

 

 
 
 

 

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 information, 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

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Congratulations to our Winners!

Congratulations to Ellen Isenhour of Columbia Station and Patrick Arndt of LaGrange! They each won an iPad by registering for spring semester classes before November 16. Ellen, Patrick, please visit Commodore Books and More with your ID to claim your prize.

The Starbucks cards have been distributed. (Gift cards are being mailed to everyone who qualified but did not yet pick up their prize!) Thanks to everyone who registered during the promotion.

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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.