The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) is a non-profit educational and service organization that empowers women to succeed and advance in the field of engineering, and to be recognized for their life-changing contributions as engineers and leaders. The UMD chapter offers an array of social, corporate, networking, outreach, advocacy, and scholarship opportunities.
- Serve as a center of information for young women, their parents, counselors, and the general public, of the qualifications and achievements of women engineers and the opportunities open to them.
- Encourage women engineers to attain high levels of education and professional achievement.
Find us on Facebook at Society of Women Engineers - UMD
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Follow us on Instagram @SWE.UMD
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SWE stands against title IX changes!
If you know or are a part of a UMD club that is interested in taking part in this intiative please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or any of our other emails/social medias listed on this site
President: Sarah Noland
Vice President: Brittany Nixon
Treasurer: Allison Griffith
Secretary: Erika Maher
Director of Corporate Relations: Elena Mirkovic
Director of Outreach: Olivia Naylor
Our old board members meeting with our newly elected board members over zoom!
SWE National Conference
The 2018-2019 executive board attended the SWE National Conference, otherwise known as WE18, on October 18th-20th, 2018 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. There were great opportunities for networking, as well as amazing learning experiences and educational programs. Check out video links about past conferences in the Events section of the website. The 2019-2020 executive board is excited for the WE19. Stay tuned for opportunities to join us.
Please find us on Facebook as Society of Women Engineers - UMD
A lot of upcoming events and other information will be published on the Facebook page as well as through an email listserv, so make sure you sign up!
Follow us on Instagram to see our events and member highlights @SWE.UMD
Follow us on Twitter to receive quick updates @SWEMaryland
Visit us at the SWE Lounge!
Our lounge is located in the basement of the Glenn Martin Engineering building (0114 EGR). Just go in the front door, down the stairs, and we're right in front of you! The lounge has a table to work at, as well as very comfy couches. The space is great for doing homework, cramming for exams, or taking a nap! All you have to do to receive swipe access is to sign up for national membership!
To request lounge access please visit: Request Form: SWE Lounge Access