In this Diverse podcast episode, Dr. Kristina Ropella, first female dean at Marquette University’s Opus College of Engineering, speaks to FY19 SWE President Penny Wirsing about her goal of changing the face of engineering.
Educators want students to develop the critical thinking and knowledge base that comes from a liberal arts education. They also hope to encourage the kinds of “Steve Jobs moments” that can come from studying outside one’s major.
Collegiate members: Enter the PepsiCo Student Engineering Challenge to innovate your way to the largest conference for women in engineering!
SWEFLs will be given the opportunity to expand their leadership skills and SWE knowledge throughout the year via professional development opportunities, mentoring relationships and acceptance into the Collegiate Leadership Institute (CLI) at the WE19 Annual Conference.
In this podcast episode, SWE President Penny Wirsing (FY19) talks to Elizabeth Loboa, the first female dean of the College of Engineering at the University of Missouri. Her path wasn’t always clear, but she stayed with it — and she encourages students to do the same.
Congratulations to SWE University of Illinois at Chicago (SWE UIC), winner of the second Wow! Innovation Challenge!