Philadelphia Society of Women Engineers

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Philadelphia Society of Women Engineers (SWE) was founded in 1950, along with the Society as a whole. SWE’s mission is to empower women to achieve their full potential in careers as engineers and leaders; expand the image of the engineering and technology professions as a positive force in improving the quality of life, and demonstrate the value of diversity and inclusion.

We strive to fulfill SWE’s mission through our events, outreach, and community.

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Group of smiling women in a distilling factory
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Distillery Tour Recap

SWE Philadelphia had a great time touring Philadelphia Distilling’s distillery and tasting their award-winning gins and vodkas to close out FY24! We learned about what goes into making gin and how Philadelphia Distilling sets their process and product apart from their peers – definitely an interesting and tasty tour! SWE Philadelphia had a great time…

FY24 President Jen Casta smiles in a office with a green wall, framed SWE certificate and plant on a wooden cabinet, and Philadelphia skyline art on the wall.
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President’s Message – Thank YOU for a Great FY24!

Members, thank you for an exciting year as we welcomed new members and officers, partnered with Saint Gobain for networking and our college scholarship program, and awarded over 35 Science Fair awards, 72 high school STEM Certificates of Merit, and 6 college scholarships. Our Professional Membership of 383 people represents women and SWE allies working…

Click here to read about our past events!

Participate in professional development events
Volunteer to encourage more women in STEM
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Network with fellow women engineers

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