Wanted: Region Conference feedback (and the three upcoming conferences)

Seven exciting region conferences have taken place throughout the spring so far! Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers who helped put on such great conferences, especially the graduate students who helped to organize specific graduate student-focused sessions. While many of these conferences are still fresh in our minds, we would love to have your feedback on how your region conference went, and how we can better serve the graduate community within SWE. Please take a few minutes to fill out this Survey and let us know your thoughts!

Finally, there are still three region conferences that will be taking place in late March and early April. Be sure to check them out if you’re in the area! Here’s some key information on these great professional development and networking opportunities:

Region A:

Region E:

  • Conference dates: March 28-30, 2014
  • Location: Blacksburg, VA (Virginia Tech)
  • Sessions of interest to graduate students:
    • Pathway to Graduate School and Women Engineers’ Journeys to Academia
    • Stealth Networking: How to Build Influential Relationships for Long-Term Success – Even if You Hate to Network!
    • What makes a great leader?
    • Getting to Know Your Inner Leader
  • Conference website: http://www.sweregioneconference.org

Region F:

  • Conference dates: April 4-6, 2014
  • Location: Springfield, MA (Western New England)
  • Sessions of interest to graduate students:
    • Options for Graduate Students: from Industry and Government, to Academia and Education, to non-traditional pathways
    • Salary Negotiations: Because You Are Worth It
  • Conference website: http://regionf.swe.org/region-f-conference.html



Note: If the survey link above does not work, please copy/paste: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1ov230E27A-UlxV8LPV3UzcP0ZmchMlwmryp6NE3Jylo/viewform


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