Jonna Gerken, president of the Society of Women Engineers, encouraged the Class of 2018 to seek inclusive and diverse perspectives on May 20 at the Commencement exercises for the School of Engineering.
Jennifer Thornton of United Way explains how she has teamed up with the University of California Riverside SWE section to encourage middle school girls to learn about STEM.
These efforts have led to an improvement of three percent in gender diversity at Black & Veatch India in the last two years.
In episode #3 of our Tales from the Archives podcast series, SWE Archivist Troy Eller English and Director of Publications Anne Perusek uncover stories of gender bias and sexual harassment.
A study by SWE and NSBE found that one in four black women leaves the engineering profession within the first five years.
A recent study by NSBE and SWE highlights several factors that contribute to the lack of women and minorities in engineering.