A video from our Public Relation Chair, Helen's, personal vlog!
From Thursday October 27th to Saturday October 29th, the SWE E-Board traveled to Philadelphia to represent BU SWE at this years SWE National Conference, WE16! With over 9000 attendees from across the world, WE16 is the world's largest conference for women in engineering and tech, and we had an amazing time attending workshops on topics such as Career Management and Life Transitions, Lightning Talks on Hot Topics of Today, Career Enhancement, and K-12 Outreach among others lead by amazing women from around the world!
Some of the highlights were: "From Collegiate to Corporate", "Know What to Say and When to Say It, "Internet of Things", and "Interview Tips: Do's and Don'ts", Stay tuned for pamphlets about some of these hot topics on our websites upcoming 'Resources' section! For more information about WE16, the workshops, and the companies that attended, check out the conference website: http://we16.swe.org/
On Sunday October 15th from 4-5:30 pm in ME202, SWE held our annual Fall Career Fair Prep Night! Members of the E-Board ran workshops on 'How to Navigate a Career Fair', 'Dress to Impress', 'Writing an Elevator Pitch', and 'Resume Review', and attendees were able to go around and ask questions while eating yummy snacks! Thank you to everyone who came, we hope you had a great time!
Zoë Dickert, Helen Lindsay, & Vithusha Thirumavalavan