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Trailblazing woman engineer posthumously granted Fellow status by ASCE

Righting a wrong after 99 years, ASCE grants Fellow status to Civil Engineer, Stanton Blatch Barney. To read more about her story, check out: http://blogs.asce.org/asce-recognizes-stanton-blatch-barney-pioneering-civil-engineer-suffragist/

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Boeing Oral History Project

Wichita SWE member, Jennifer Marshall, will be participating on a discussion panel this Friday, June 28 from 7-8pm at the Wichita Sedgwick County Historical Museum Auditorium. All are invited to attend this free event and hear Jennifer and other panel

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Cosmosphere After Hours Presentation

This month, the Cosmo After Hours meeting features Cosmosphere President and COO Jim Remar, who will be discussing their current conservation project, commissioned by Bezos Expeditions, the preservation of Apollo F-1 engines. Cosmo After Hours is a monthly lecture series

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Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month. This year’s theme is “Women Inspiring Innovation Through Imagination: Celebrating Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.” Three SWE members are among the list of National Women’s History Project honorees, and numerous SWE members were

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2013 Women’s History Month

Read National Women’s History Project’s blog about Lillian Moller Gilbreth, a time management expert, the “Mother of Modern Management,” and the real life inspiration for the book and movie “Cheaper by the Dozen.” http://www.nwhp.org/blog/  Next year’s National Women’s History Month will honor

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Women’s History Month Theme

Read National Women’s History Project’s latest blog about Lillian Moller Gilbreth, a time management expert, the “Mother of Modern Management,” and the real life inspiration for the book and movie “Cheaper by the Dozen.” http://www.nwhp.org/blog/  Then get inspired to create next

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SWE Oral History Project

Do you want to be an NPR Producer? Have you ever thought of making a film for P.O.V. on PBS? Here is your chance! We need help in capturing the stories of our founding members. There was a very bittersweet

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A Piece of History – Wichita Section takes flight on a KC-135

One of our section’s favorite programs to remember occured on June 14, 1987 when we got the chance to fly aboard a KC-135 refueling tanker. McConnell Air Force Base in Wichita Kansas is home to the 22nd Air Refueling Wing,

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Write our history together

We’d like to take some time to consider and document the great history of the Wichita section. We know that lots of you have stories and photographs about the last 25 years. So please join us Saturday, May 30th at

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A Piece of History – 1983 Regional Retreat

A year after receiving our charter as a new Society of Women Engineers section, we got together with the Kansas City section for a retreat at the Rock Springs ranch in Junction City, Kansas.  SWE members from around the area

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