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FY24

Future City Regional Competition

On Saturday, January 20th, members from ECI – SWE volunteered with the Iowa Regional Future City Competition and sponsored a special award. SWE – ECI members judged Future City displays and interviewed students to award the “Most Diverse Infrastructure” City. Gift cards were awarded to the Taono Hiko 2023 team, Congrats!

FY24

WE23 and Post WE23 Fireside Chat 

The Society of Women Engineer’s National Conference occurred from October 26th to October 28th 2023 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Conference participants, both in person and virtually, were able to engage in networking lounges, 3-day sessions including keynote speakers from various backgrounds, and a 2-day career fair. SWE-ECI also connected with the University of…

FY24

FY24 Members Appreciation Event

For the FY24 Member Appreciation event, SWE ECI hosted a candle pour event in Iowa City. Erika from Tura Lura Co led us through the science behind candle making and we all chose our own vessel and scent. It was a great opportunity to connect with other SWE members in the area and learn something…

FY24

Core Board Bonding

The new SWE-ECI Core Board had the opportunity to meet each other in person for some axe throwing at Civil Axe Throwing. The group divided up into teams of two for a fun competition. The winners and top axe throwers were Shelby & Jill! Afterward, the group went out for dinner at The Map Room….

FY24

Welcome to the Corridor Trivia – Lunch Edition

On Tuesday, SWE ECI combined two of our popular annual events: Welcome to the Corridor Trivia and Lunch Webinars to do a lunch time edition of trivia!  The trivia consisted of 4 rounds of questions titled “I’m from Cedar Rapids,” “Name that Iowa City,” “swe,” and “Hi, I’m new here!”  Six teams competed from companies…