Committee Open House
Aug
30
6:00 PM18:00

Committee Open House

Curious about learning all the leadership opportunities SWE has to offer? Come to the Committee Open House to explore the different committees within SWE, and talk to the committee directors about all of the committee chair positions offered. It is a great way to get involved early-on, and encouraged no matter what experience you have. Feel free to come and go, or stay as long as you would like. All attendees will have a chance to win one of three gift cards in a participation raffle!

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Back-to-School Cookout
Sep
8
1:00 PM13:00

Back-to-School Cookout

Welcome back to another great year! SWE invites you to join us at our annual Back-to-School Cookout! Come out to meet new and old friends. There will be a very informal New Member Orientation during the event, so anyone is welcome come and learn more about the countless opportunities SWE has to offer. As always, free food and awesome company will be offered. Please RSVP here to the event by Sept. 7th, so we can make sure everyone enjoys enough food!

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SWE 5k
Apr
22
8:00 AM08:00

SWE 5k

The annual SWE 5k is back! Walk or run with us on April 22nd at the UIUC Quad! Prizes will be distributed to the fastest runners. Support your fellow SWEsters :)

Register here before March 30th: https://goo.gl/forms/2sRVhntUS167mNFY2
Cost: $15 for SWE/WCS/AOE National Members, $20 otherwise. Pay using PayPal below or with cash/Venmo at the SWE Office. 

Questions? Contact Amanda Hsu at achsu3@illinois.edu

SWE 5k
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DADDS: Dads and Daughters Do Science
Apr
7
10:00 AM10:00

DADDS: Dads and Daughters Do Science

Dads and Daughters Do Science (DADDS) is a day of science and engineering exploration for fathers and their young scientists! This event consists of a morning full of hands-on activities and an afternoon with daddy-daughter science challenges. Activities are tailored to young girls and encourage them to explore science! This event is for girls 1st-3rd grade and their dads. The theme this year is The Incredibles!

To register for DADDS, please complete the following steps before March 28th, 2018!

1.  Please sign up using this form.

2. Please pay the $5 register at the PayPal link below. 

DADDS
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Little Sister’s Weekend
Apr
5
to Apr 7

Little Sister’s Weekend

Join the Illinois Society of Women Engineers (SWE) for Little Sisters Weekend! At this two night event, female students admitted into engineering disciplines will have an opportunity to meet and room with a current female engineering student in SWE for the weekend. Activities include attending Friday's classes, previewing residence hall life, and learning about their area of interest from our students. Registration opens on February 2nd and closes on March 15th 2018.

To register please complete the following two steps by March 15th 2018:

  1. Please sign up to register for the event:  https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdckCMVXNCUxEQPTVFtC_a0M_beoDIDiSo2hgLIzEkgEMPLgg/viewform?usp=sf_link
  2. Please pay the $20 registration fee at the PayPal link below.

You must complete both of these steps to be fully registered.

Little Sister's Weekend

Check out our website for more information: https://sites.google.com/site/wieovernight/little-sisters-weekend

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Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day 2018
Feb
17
10:00 AM10:00

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day 2018

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day 2018 will be held on February 17, 2018 from 10am-3pm at the Loomis Laboratory of Physics. The event includes introducing high school girls to different disciplines within engineering by participating in a variety of engineering activities and a design challenge! This year, we will be focusing on the STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) movement, where the creative side of engineering will be highlighted. Come join us for a day of fun and excitement!

To register please complete the following two steps in this order by February 9th, 2018.

  1. Please sign up HERE to fully register for the event
  2. Please pay the $5 registration fee at the PayPal link below 

Note both these steps must be completed for you to be registered

Note that we have limited spots for this event, so registration may have to close early if registration fills up. If that occurs, this page will be updated. 

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day
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Mommy, Me, and SWE
Nov
4
9:30 AM09:30

Mommy, Me, and SWE

Mommy Me and SWE is an event for 4th-6th grade girls and their moms to come explore engineering through interactive learning. How far will you engineer?

Registration is now CLOSED. Please look forward to next year's Mommy, Me, and SWE.

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Engineering Round Robin
Oct
7
9:00 AM09:00

Engineering Round Robin

  • Loomis Loomis Laboratory Of Physics (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Society of Women Engineers (SWE) invites you to attend the annual Round Robin outreach event. The event allows 6th-12th grade girls to learn more about engineering and interact with current students. Round Robin will have activities specifically focused on individual engineering majors as well as projects to demonstrate the interaction between different engineering disciplines.

Registration is $5.

Registration Link: Here.

Registration Fee:

 

 

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Back-to-School Cookout
Sep
4
1:00 PM13:00

Back-to-School Cookout

Come out to the Illini Grove (south of McKinley Health Center), Urbana, IL to kick off the school year with SWE! This is a great opportunity to speak to SWE leadership and learn how you can get involved. This will be an informal informational event, so come as you are. Lunch will be provided!

Please RSVP here!

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Dads and Daughters Do Science [DADDS]
Apr
22
10:00 AM10:00

Dads and Daughters Do Science [DADDS]

  • Mechnical Engineering Building, John Deere Pavilion (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

UIUC’s Society of Women Engineers is hosting Light Up the World with Engineering: A Dads and Daughters Do Science Event (DADDS) on April 22nd from 10:00am to 2:30pm. DADDS focuses on introducing 1st through 3rd grade girls and their fathers to engineering through hands-on activities and interactive demos. We’re looking to get girls involved in STEM from a young age by showing them how exciting engineering can be! If your daughter is interested in math and science or would like the opportunity to learn from women engineers in a fun environment, this is the event for you! Register now online at the link! Registration fee is $5 and includes lunch and a t-shirt!

Registration Link: Here

Registration Fee:

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Little Sister's Weekend Registration
Apr
20
to Apr 22

Little Sister's Weekend Registration

  • Material Science and Engineering Building (MSEB) Room 100 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join the Illinois Society of Women Engineers (SWE) for Little Sister's Weekend! At this event, female students admitted into engineering disciplines will have an opportunity to meet and room with a current female engineering student in SWE for the weekend. Activities include attending Friday's classes, previewing residence hall life, and learning about their area of interest from our students.   

Registration is $20

Registration Link: Here

Registration Fee:

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IGED 2017 Registration
Feb
18
10:00 AM10:00

IGED 2017 Registration

  • Materials Science Engineering Building (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Engineering is SWEet! Come experience why through the University of Illinois Society of Women Engineers annual high school outreach event, Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGED). This day will include inspiring speakers, innovative activities, and an interactive design challenge.

Registration is $5 and includes a t-shirt

Registration Link: Here

Registration Fee Payment: 

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