Past Events

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…

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Leadership Opportunity! Certificate of Merit Coordinator

Our annual high school Certificate of Merit program (https://philadelphia.swe.org/certificate-of-merit/) needs a lead. This effort will need about 1 hour per week in April and May to  Please contact phila_president@swe.org or phila_outreach@swe.org if you would like to support these important events! University Diploma or Certificate Flat Icon Vector.svg from Wikimedia Commons by Videoplasty.com, CC-BY-SA 4.0

WELocal 24 Baltimore Recap
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WELocal 24 Baltimore Recap

Members of SWE Philadelphia, including Jessie Gmeinder, Tori Morgan, and Kimberly Bailey attended the WE Local event March 1-2 in Baltimore, MD.  The WE Local conferences are a great way to participate in workshops and networking with just as much impact as Society-level conference but at a smaller scale (and maybe closer to home)!  Philadelphia members can look…

Saint-Gobain and SWE Social
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Saint-Gobain and SWE Social

Please RSVP by March 1st by clicking here. SWE Philadelphia is proud to partner with Saint-Gobain Malvern, who will host a networking social on Wednesday March 6th beginning at 5:30 p.m.  We will open with networking and hors d’oeuvres, hear from speakers about career opportunities from engineering to business strategy, engage in discussion, have time for networking.  Saint-Gobain…

Widener/SWE Engineering Girls Camp – Volunteers Needed!
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Widener/SWE Engineering Girls Camp – Volunteers Needed!

The 2024 SWE/Widener University Engineering Girls Camp for high school girls has been scheduled for Saturday February 24 at the Widener University campus in Chester, PA (off I-95 at the bottom of the Blue Route, a few miles south of the Philadelphia airport). The camp runs from Noon to 5 PM, with 3 laboratory sessions and 2 panel discussions, and is…

SWE Philly Presents: The V-Suite
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SWE Philly Presents: The V-Suite

​RSVP is Open! Virtual Professional Development Event​ When:  Wednesday November 15th at 6:00 p.m.Please join SWE Philadelphia for a virtual event by Kelly Charles Collins, who will help us shape our personal and professional goals by exploring Vision, Voice, Visibility, and Value.  Kelly is an experienced legal professional and corporate coach who helps people explore, shape, and drive towards…

FY24 Kickoff Social
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FY24 Kickoff Social

Please join us at the Great American Pub in Conshohocken on September 14th at 6pm! Meet fellow members for this social gathering, learn more about the section, and share your ideas and feedback! For city members, Great American Pub is extremely walkable from the Conshohocken SEPTA station! This event is open to members and guests,…