MEWomen's Group Events

Welcome Reception for Graduate Women in Engineering
sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories

An exciting anual, welcoming and welcoming back the graduate women at the start of a new year. Please come ask question to our pannelist including: Katrina Wisdom, an MS ME Student, Katie Stephenson, current PhD cannidate, Katerina Balzek, recent PhD alumni, and Melissa Valentine, new assistant professor. Then join us for dinner and fun conversations afterwards.

Date: Thursday, October 10th, 2013

Time: 5:00 – 7:00 pm

Location: Peterson Building Atrium

Check out the flyer!

 

Winter Quarter Seminar Series (starting on Jan 10 in 2013)
sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories, Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Stanford Center for Professional Development, and Stanford Engineering Alumni Relations

Every year, the ME Graduate Women's Group organizes a winter quarter seminar series. Speakers address the experiences and decisions that have been important to their success in industry, academia, and life.

Check out the speaker page for past speaker schedules! See the resources page for information on how to help out!

 

Welcome Reception for Graduate Engineering Women
sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories and GM

To kick-start the new academic year, we are holding our annual Welcome Reception on Wednesday, October 10th 2012 in the atrium of Building 550!

Date: Wednesday, October 10th, 2012

Time: 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Location: Peterson Building Atrium (also known as Buidling 550 - click the link for a map of the location or go to http://campus-map.stanford.edu)

The program includes:

    5:30 PM: Program. Discuss issues of graduate school and life beyond graduation in small groups.

  Ask questions of our panel of 4 Stanford women in various stages of their engineering careers. The panel includes:

§  Hannah Stuart, M.S. student in Mechanical Engineering

§  Shruti Gupta, MS alumni in Electrical Engineering

§  Polina Segalova, PhD alumini in Mechanical Engineering

§  Dr. Sindy Tang, Professor of Mechanical Engineering

 

  6:30 PM: Light Buffet Dinner. Continue the conversations with new friends over a delicious meal!

No cost to attend. No RSVP required.

Check out this year's flyer here!

 

Spring Quarter Lunch Series
sponsored by ME Women

In Spring 2011, the ME Graduate Women's Group organized their first lunch series, titled “How to Achieve Everything You Want in Life”. Small groups met over lunch five times during the quarter. Similar to E311a, speakers addressed the experiences and decisions that have been important to their success in industry, academia, and life.

 

Check out the speaker schedule for this event!

 

 

Welcome Reception for Graduate Engineering Women
sponsored by Sandia National Laboratories and AT&T

For the past ten years, the MEWomen's group, along with the SoE Alumni Relations program have sponsored a welcome reception for new women graduate engineering students at the beginning of the Fall quarter. At the event this year, nearly 50 students, staff and faculty enjoyed lively conversation and a tasty dinner while listening to a panel of current and past Stanford Engineering graduate students discuss life at (and after) Stanford.

This year the welcome reception will be held on Tuesday, October 11th, 2011 in the atrium of the Peterson Building. Check out pictures from the 2006 reception and the 2009 reception.

Date: Tuesday, October 11th, 2011

Time: 5:15 – 7:00 pm

Location: Peterson Building Atrium (also known as Buidling 550 - click the link for a map of the location or go to http://campus-map.stanford.edu)

The program includes:

  5:15 PM: Reception. Meet current graduate students and fellow alumnae and enjoy light refreshments.

  5:30 PM: Program. Discuss issues of graduate school and life beyond graduation in small groups.

  Ask questions of our panel of 4 Stanford women in various stages of their engineering careers. The panel includes:

§  Andrea Gains-Germain, M.S. student in Mechanical Engineering

§  Stephanie Claussen, PhD student in Electrical Engineering

§  Allegra Shum, MS alumna in Mechanical Engineering

§  Dr. Sigrid Close, Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics

  6:30 PM: Light Buffet Dinner. Continue the conversations with new friends over a delicious Mexican meal!

No cost to attend. No RSVP required.

For more information, email us at: sbrunhaver@stanford.edu or ksteele@stanford.edu.

 

 

Research Expo
sponsored by ME Women

From 1999 to 2002, the MEWomen's group sponsored a research expo in an effort to encourage communication between current graduate students and interested undergraduates.  Graduate students informally displayed their research in a poster style presentation.  The Expo was followed by a Happy Hour.

·         Expo '02 -- pictures, poster titles & presenters

·         Expo '00 -- pictures, poster titles & presenters

·         Expo '99 -- poster titles & presenters

 

 

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