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4.8 - March 21, 2010

posted Mar 22, 2010, 2:25 PM by Webmaster CSULB SWE   [ updated Oct 26, 2012, 1:19 AM ]

Sunday, March 21st, 2010
WE@BD Volunteers
SWE would like to give a big thank you to all those who had a hand in making this semester's Women Engineers at the Beach Day great. We could not have done it without you. Thank you!

March 15th Meeting:
Meetings will be held on Mondays at 12pm in VEC 110. Our next meeting will be Monday, March 22nd. We will hear the officer candidates for next school year speak about why they fit the position. If you are running for an officer position, have what you want to say prepared for this meeting. In order to vote for officers you must be a paid, national SWE member.  

Run For CSULB SWE OfficerLast Day to Sign Up

Interested in being more involved with CSU Long Beach Society of Women Engineers? Here is your perfect opportunity: run for office! (Male students are welcome to run for any position but president) Please fill out the following form by this Sunday, March 14th, and be ready to get a brief reason why you wish to run at the March 22nd meeting. Good luck!

Welcome Back to the Beach Network Dinner: April 23, 7-9pm

SWE at Long Beach State invites you to participate in an evening full of fun activities and  networking opportunities. At this event you'll meet people from industry, CSULB engineering alumni, and current engineering students to obtain advice that will help you succeed in school and transition to professional life. Tickets for students are $15 and $10 for students who are national members. Come by ENG2 102 for more information or to purchase a ticket.

Save the Date
MAES Science Extravaganza 2010 April 16th
The Mexican American Engineers and Scientists are holding an outreach event, Science Extravaganza on April 16th from 7:30am to 2:30pm in the VEC Quad. If you would like to volunteer go to their website,, to sign and for more information.                                                                    

Relay for Life: April 23rd-24th

CSULB Engineers without Borders and ASCE have joined together to form a team for Relay for Life, a fundraising event that brings people together to celebrate the lives of those who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and to fight back against the disease. The event takes place at the CSULB track and occurs over a 24 hour period from April 23rd to 24th. If you would like to participate and join the team go to

The SWE Orange County section is offering scholarships for undergraduate and graduate students. Only female, engineering student from CSULB, CSUF, UCR, or UCI are eligible. $1000, $750 and $500 will be given to three undergraduate students and three and graduate students. The application must be mailed in by March 31st
CSULB College of Engineering
The College of Engineering is also offering many scholarships for the Fall 2010 school year. Make sure to go to to apply.
"After College" Scholarship

"AfterCollege" awards one (1) $500 scholarship every quarter to a student who is seeking a bachelors, masters or doctorate in the field of Engineering or Computer Science.

The next deadline is Wednesday, March 31.

Click on the link below to view prior winners, eligibility requirements and download the application.

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AfterCollege Career Opportunities

Employers on AfterCollege have new opportunities that are intended for Long Beach State Society of Women Engineers members. To view these openings go to

Counseling is offered by the counselor for the College of Engineering in order to help students succeed throughout the semester. Appointments for a session to be held in the side room of the SWE office can be made. The sessions can be used to talk out a problem or just to relieve anxiety. To set up an appointment, email with your name, email address, and three possible days and three possible times for a session. Appointments must be made a week in advance.
Committee Meetings 
Involvement committee meetings will held in ENG2-102 on Thursdays at 2:00pm and Outreach committee meetings will be held Wednesdays at 12:30. The involvement committee will help plan events such as the SWE Homecoming Network Dinner and the outreach committee will help plan events such as Women Engineers at the Beach Day.