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society of women engineers


SWE offers a wide array of events to bring the MIT and local community (young middle/high school students, undergrads, grads, and alumni) together to collectively promote a successful future for women in engineering.

Within the PAST YEAR ALONE, MIT SWE has organized on average an incredible 2 events per week, which are all successful in drawing large numbers of interested and enthusiastic students! See what MIT SWE has been busy doing in the past year!

View the Events Calendar for a month-by-month view of current upcoming events.


General Body Meetings

Activities Midway Booth
April 8, 2006

Campus Preview Weekend
SWE Informational Dinner
April 7, 2006


career development


Career Workshop on Interviewing, Resume Writing, and much more! (co-sponsored by MIT Careers Office)
April 23, 2006

Tech Talks with Texas Instruments
March 7, 2006
with Xerox
October 20, 2005

Meet the Professional Dinner
Thursday, April 20, 2006


SWE Region F Conference
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
April 1-2, 2006

SWE National Conference
Anaheim Convention Center
November 3-5, 2005

Annual MIT Fall Career Fair
co-sponsored by SWE
Thursday, September 21, 2006




Undergrad/Grad Course Mixers

Course 1: Civil/Environmental Engineering
May 9, 2006
Course 3: Materials Sciences Engineering
May 4, 2006
Course 6: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering
May 8, 2006
Course 7: Biology
May 11, 2006
Course 10: Chemical Engineering
May 12, 2006
Course 15: Management Science
May 10, 2006
Course 20: Biological Engineering
May 2, 2006

Choosing a Lab/Mentor
March 18, 2006




Junior Girl Scout Build-It Day!
April 29, 2006

sponsored by GM Motors
March 18, 2006

National Engineering Week
Boston Children's Museum
February 20-25, 2006




Meet the Professors Dinner
April 20, 2006

Study Breaks
With Finale's Desserts!
March 9, 2006
With Dippin Dots!
October 13, 2005

Movie Night
"Batman Begins"
October 1, 2005


special events


Women's Week: Mannersmith Etiquette Training
November 8, 2006

National Engineering Week Lobby 10 Booth
February 21-24, 2006


graduate school


Grad Student Series

Why go to Grad School?
January 19, 2006
The Application Process
January 24, 2006
Choosing a Lab/Mentor
January 25, 2006
Diversity Panel
February 2, 2006


exec board


SWE Leadership Retreat
February 18, 2006

Exec Board Meetings


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