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University of Houston Section

Society of Women Engineers  (SWE) was founded to a form a support group for women in Engineering profession. We work to foster leadership skills and to develop camaraderie within the UH engineering community to further promote the status of women in science, engineering and technical fields.

SWE Houston Area

SWE Houston Area provides educational resources and to promote Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) among women in the Greater Houston Area. SWE-HA empowers women of all ages and diverse cultures to successfully achieve their aspirations, and recognizes women for their contributions as leaders in the community. SWE-HA aspires to unify science and engineering communities through active participation in outreach events for grades K-12, Academic Scholarships, Awards & Recognition, and Continuing Development programs. With the support of local corporate sponsors and individual donors, SWE-HA is dedicated to pursue this impactful social commitment.

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     SWE Society is the leading branch of the organization. From their website students can register and become members, find scholarship resources, and educational resources. Visit the website at:


"Stimulate women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life, and demonstrate the value of diversity." - SWE Mission Statement

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