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Event Scheduled for Feb 18, 2014

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Event: Celebration of Women in Engineering

Location: Wilbur Cross North Reading Room

Time: 08:30 am

Details of Event:

Please join us for this very special School of Engineering event held in recognition of national Discover Engineers Week (February 16-22, 2014), “Celebration of Women in Engineering.”

Attendees will receive a special “Real Engineers Wear Pink” long sleeve tee shirt designed to commemorate the occasion.

Breakfast with Betty Shanahan (8:30-9:30am)
Keynote speaker Betty Shanahan (Hon. D.Sc. ’12 UConn) is Executive Vice President, and former Executive Director and CEO, of the National Society of Women Engineers (SWE).
Enjoy continental breakfast as Betty shares her thoughts regarding the future of engineering and the role of women.

Women in Engineering Breakout Sessions (9:45-10:30am)
Choose from three simultaneous facilitated discussion groups exploring topics of special relevance for young engineers:
• Myths and Misconceptions: Women in STEM
• Women Engineering the Future: Diversity of Thought
• Early Career

Sponsored By: Deanery Office

Pamphlet/Flyer: View file here

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