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WE14: SWE National Conference

10/23/2014 - 9:15am to 10/25/2014 - 9:15am

For all women engineers and scientists. Sponsored by SWE (Society of Women Engineers). A conference centered on "A Global Exchange for Change" in conjunction with the hosting of ICWES16, the 16th International Conference of Women Engineers and Scientists. Location: Los Angeles, California.

Tiger Tales: Public Speaking Tips

10/24/2014 - 1:00pm to 10/24/2014 - 2:00pm

For students interested in improving their presentation and public speaking skills. Hosted by Women in Technology. Learn about Toastmaters International and about RIT's chapter "Tiger Tales". Register online. Location: ENT-1150. See flyer for more details.


G.E.A.R.s: Girls Explore Adventures in Robotics

11/01/2014 - 10:00am to 11/02/2014 - 3:00pm

Registration for G.E.A.Rs is now open!

A weekend program for girls in grades 6-8. The GEARs activities introduce physics and engineering concepts in a fun way, while placing emphasis on basic teamwork, creativity, and design. Participants work in teams using LEGO® Mindstorm NXT kits to program, design and build creative devices to meet a set of engineering requirements. Female engineering students volunteer to teach and guide the teams to successfully solve the robotic challenges. Through the process, role modeling and a strong mentoring relationship is developed.

Location: RIT Kate Gleason College of Engineering in James E. Gleason Hall

Times: Saturday 11/1/2014 from 10am to 4pm and Sunday 11/2/2014 from 10am to 3pm

Women in Computer Engineering Luncheon Series

11/04/2014 - 12:00pm to 11/04/2014 - 1:30pm

For all women majoring, minoring, or interested in Computer Engineering. For more information, follow the Info Link or email Dr. Sonia Lopez Alarcon at Location: GLE-2255, Kelly Conference Room. 

SWE Overnight

02/05/2015 - 10:15am to 02/06/2015 - 10:15am

For female high school juniors. Sponsored by RIT's Society of Women Engineers student section. SWE Overnight is a 2 day long shadow program at RIT that offers participants the opportunity to explore various engineering fields through hands-on workshops and interactions with current RIT engineering students as well as professors. Registration required.

For more information, go to RIT SWE's website.

Registration for SWE Overnight will open on Novermber 1st, 2014

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