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Insights from SWE’s LGBTQ+ Affinity Group
By promoting empowerment and a sense of belonging, affinity groups contribute to well-informed policy decisions…
Sounding the Call to Action on the Climate Crisis
Engineering Change Lab-USA says the time is now to lead technology’s transformation with noble purpose,…
From Engineering to Public Office
In December 2020, longtime SWE member Eileen Vélez Vega, P.E., was appointed Puerto Rico’s Secretary…
STEM Women Scale Electoral Barriers
The year 2018 saw the largest cohort of STEM candidates who ran for Congress. The…
Uncovering the History of the First Women P.E.s
Credit: notviper After earning her professional engineer license, a SWE member began the long journey…
How About Hydrogen?
2022 Toyota Mirai. Credti: Toyota North America As transportation looks to an electrified future, hydrogen…
Flexible Work: A New Way Forward
Women engineers have been job sharing, working part time, and negotiating flexible hours for decades,…
Women Engineers You Should Know
Women engineers lead contributive, interesting, and fulfilling lives, giving to their profession and communities. By…
Mapping Gender Balance in STEM Internationally
The Gender Scan survey provides a unique vehicle to understanding gender dynamics in the STEM…
Food Waste: A $2.8 Trillion Loss or Golden Opportunity?
Credit: VladK213 On the way to feeding the world, the makers of our favorite foods…