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‘Why Would a Nice Girl Like You Want to Work in a Dirty Business Like This?’
Women found many opportunities in engineering during the Second World War, but their prospects diminished…
I DIDN’T KNOW GIRLS COULD…
“I didn’t know girls could get jobs in engineering,” career guidance committee member Pat Zeman…
YOU CAN ONLY GAIN BY TRYING
“Women representing the engineering profession must be of unquestionable professional status,” explained Past President Katharine…
WEAK REJECTIONS AND STRONG SWE NETWORKS
“Now I’ve heard everything! The excuse of ‘Danger’ for not hiring women in Chemical Engineering…
CAREERS READY TO BE RETRIEVED
Roberta Banaszak Gleiter, F.SWE, was one of the top students in her class when she…
The Men Who Took Us Seriously
By Troy Eller English, SWE Archivist “We took ourselves very seriously,” Evelyn Jetter recalled of…
A Mix of Filing, Fun, and Reminiscing
By Troy Eller English, SWE Archivist “The two file cabinets don’t have room for a…
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Ms. Engineer Goes to Washington
By Troy Eller English, SWE Archivist SWE President Lt. Col. Arminta Harness, F.SWE, was surprised,…