Ensuring Title IX is implemented to the full extent of the law and protects victims is critical for women in engineering.
Leading up to #GivingTuesday on November 27, 2018, SWE will feature a different program and group of donors. This week, we are pleased to feature our work in Public Policy!
This week, over 150 members of the Society of Women Engineers and our partners will convene in Washington, DC to meet with elected officials and advocate for policies that support the full inclusion of women engineers in the workforce.
This data will help SWE members meeting with elected officials to highlight the importance of increasing the number of women in engineering and technology.
During this two-day Congressional Outreach event, SWE members will have the chance to meet with their representatives or congressional staff.
Today, in addition to making general comments with the STEM ED Coalition, SWE provided the following comment to the Department of Education.
New Department of Education Campus Misconduct Interim Guidelines will disproportionately impact women seeking engineering degrees.
SWE joins with other organizations in responding to the President’s request to allocate $200 million in funding to STEM learning.
Our public policy and advocacy efforts remain focused on Title IX; adequate funding for STEM education, STEM research, and a diverse STEM workforce.