President's Message for February 2016

A brief message from SWE's President Colleen Layman.
SWE Goes Global: Letter from FY15 President

Hi, I'm Colleen Layman, President of the Society of Women Engineers.

I'm in Philadelphia for our Corporate Partnership Council Winter meeting. We're discussing the upcoming release of the Culture Study SWE sponsored. More information about the study will be coming out in the next few weeks.

CPC Meeting in Philadelphia
CPC Meeting in Philadelphia

We are also hosting a gathering of STEM Re-entry Task Force founding partners. They are busy launching their paid internship programs over the next few months.

STEM Re-entry Task Force
STEM Re-entry Task Force

Of course Philadelphia is the site of WE16. You can go to to sign up to be notified as soon as registration opens.

SWE has been celebrating Black History Month with some terrific content here onξAll Together. I encourage you to check it out. You'll find photos, videos and some great stories.

We are also moving forward on our governance update. Members can now visit for information about this ongoing initiative.

And as a reminder, SWE Scholarship applications for freshmen open March first. Find out more at

We hope to you see at one our Region Conferences over the next couple of months.

Colleen Layman

FY15 President

Society of Women Engineers