UT SWE theme for FY15…. SWE Connect
Meet the FY15 Leadership Team! President: Emily Deas VP Executive: Robin Stewart VP Corporate: SangeethaMylvaganam VP Internal: Dani Johnson VP External: Tiffany Yick Treasurer: Iris Jing Secretary: Julie Miller SEC Representative: RespinaVaezian Historian: Sarah Hutchinson Community Affairs Coordinator: Mona Lofti Corporate Chair: Christina Wang Outreach Chair: Shenwei Chang Professional Development Chair: Kim Tang Recruitment & Retention Chair: Emily Hood
Chair Applications Join our Leadership Team! -Freshman SEC Chair -Awards & Recognition Chair -Fundraising Chairs (2) -Membership Chair -Publicity Chair -Academic Advancement Chair -Outreach Chair -Social Chairs (2) Applications are in the newsletter and on the website! Due: Wednesday, September 10th 5 PM
Core Clubs • Led by Core (President + VPs) • Informal gatherings to meet SWE members with similar interests! • Movies • Dance • Exercise • Food • Books • Look out for more details of how to join in the next newsletter!
Robin Stewart, RespinaVaezian Executive Branch
Graduate SWE: Welcome Back Ice Cream Social What: Meet and greet, sharing upcoming opportunities and events. When: Tomorrow at 5pm Where: Lobby of Bridgeway
Region C Conference and Career Fair • AT&T Conference Center • February 6-8, 2015 • Registration will open in October
SangeethaMylvaganam, Iris Jing, Christina Wang, Kimberly Tang Corporate Branch
Bridgeway 105 • Frequent Buyer Card SWE Store
Upcoming Lunch & Learns • Tezzaron Semiconductor • Sept. 4th, 11:30am-12:30pm • BASF • Sept. 18th, 11:30-12:30pm • Accenture • Sept. 23rd, 11:30-12:30pm
Signing Up for Lunch & Learns • Sign up http://goo.gl/GkyFei • QR Code
Apply your knowledge! Get work experience while getting degree credits! Application Deadline: OCTOBER 3RD
Fall 2014 Engineering EXPO Career Fair • ~ 300 employers represented • Build your network • Get interviews for internships, co-ops, and full-time positions • Want a more casual option of networking? Become a Corporate Liaison! Tuesday, September 16th Wednesday, September 17th
Upcoming ECAC Workshops Resume Writing Wednesday, September 3, 5:00 p.m. CPE 2.212 Thursday, September 4, 5:00 p.m. ETC 2.136 Mastering the Behavioral Interview Presented by Deloitte Consulting Friday, September 5, 12:00 Noon WEL 2.304 How to Prepare for Expo Monday, September 8, 12:00 Noon WEL 2.304 Careers in Consulting Presented by Accenture Monday, September 8, 5:00 p.m. ECJ 1.204
Professional Development Tip of the Week… Start researching companies at EXPO ASAP!
Networking Night When: Wednesday, Sept. 17 at 6 - 9 PM Where: Texas Union Ballroom (UNB 3.202) Attire: Business Casual What to Expect: Dinner, a keynote speaker, and lots of networking with almost 20 companies! Registration: September 2nd - 12th : SWE members September 4th - 12th : SHPE, NSBE, PSP, WEP September 6th - 12th : General engineering body Registration link in the SWE newsletter and on the website!
Stilettos to Steel Toes “How will you blaze your own trail?" • 100-350 word essay • Must be graduating before June 2017 to enter • GRAND PRIZE! - $2,000 and an expense paid trip to the SWE 2014 National Conference in Los Angeles • Individual winners per section: 1st: $1,000 2nd: $500 3rd: $250 • Section awards: $100 per entry • ESSAYS DUE OCTOBER 1ST
Tiffany Yick, Mona Lofti, Shenwei Chang, Emily Hood External Branch
Points System • 1 point for general meetings • 2 points for socials • 3 points for everything else • Awards for going to events!
Scavenger Hunt Social! • When: Friday, September 12th, 5:00-6:30pm • Where: All over UT campus Free SWEet Tiff’s Treats!! **RSVP in next newsletter**
Intro to SWE ↑ From last year’s Intro to SWE event! ↑ RSVP through our newsletter and online! Friday, Sept 9 at 4:30pm in UNB 4.206 (Chicano Room) Learn what SWE is all about! Learn about all the leadership positions available for new and old members!! And of course………… FREE FOOD!!!
RSVP through our next newsletter! Get paired with an awesome SWE members! Be a part of mentorship-exclusive activities and events!! Make cool new friends!!! More information to come at General Meeting #2 (Tues, Sept 9)
Outreach Committee • What We Do: • K-12 engineering outreach and service events throughout the year. • Social events that allow everyone to get to know each other and prepare for the events in a relaxed environment. • Sign up for email updates via the link in the newsletter! • The first committee meeting is today, right after the general meeting.
SWE-OXE Joint Outreach Event • What: Keep Austin Beautiful Cleanup • Where: Pease Park • When: Saturday, September 13th at 9 AM • Sign up form is in the SWE newsletter! • Questions? Contact Mona Lotfi at firstname.lastname@example.org
Danielle Johnson, Julie Miller, Sarah Hutchinson Internal Branch
Vote for T-shirts! Poll ends TOMORROW at midnight!
Joint Study Nights • Who: SWE, SHPE, NSBE and Pi Sigma Pi • When: Monday, September 8th 6-8pm • Where: ETC 2.132
How to Join SWE • Collegiate to Career (C2C) • $50 • Your entire collegiate career and your first professional year • One Year Membership ($20) • Joint Membership • SHPE NSBE Vivian Chang
Join our Facebook group!Search UT Society of Women Engineers (SWE)“Friend” our Facebook photo albumSearch SWE AlbumsFollow us on InstagramSearch UTSWE
Special Thanks to:Chevron SangeethaMylvaganam
General Meeting #2! • Tues, Sept. 9th ETC 2.108 @7pm Upcoming Events