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2019 Engineering Expo Kick Off

Interested in learning more about Engineering Expo?  Think you may want to be a committee member or chair?  Come to our first meeting on Monday August 20th at 6:00 PM.  Location will be at Watermark Books. If you have any

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Science March Volunteers

There is a March for Science in downtown Wichita on Saturday, April 22nd.  In addition to speakers kicking off the event then a march from the courthouse to the All-Indian Center, there will be a teach-in where SWE will be hosting a booth.

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Volunteers Needed for Engineering Expo

The 2017 SWE Engineering Expo will be held on Saturday, April 29.  We have volunteer needs on Friday the 28th starting at 4:00PM and all day the 29th starting at 7:30AM. Volunteer positions include but are not limited to, set-up, booth

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Holiday Volunteer Event

The Wichita SWE section is looking for volunteers to help at the Domestic Violence Shelter Holiday “Store” on 21 December 2015. The shelter is creating a store for youth to “shop” for Christmas presents for their families. The event is from 6pm-8pm,

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NAWIC November Membership Meeting

November’s NAWIC Membership meeting will be held on Tuesday November 24th from 11:30am to 1:00pm.  Lunch will be provided for $10.  Meeting will involve assembling Block Kid kits to prepare for the January 16th competition.  Please see the flyer below

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Volunteers needed for Kansas BEST Robotics Judging

The Kansas BEST Notebook committee is looking for people to help judge notebooks. If you would be interested in helping, there will be notebooks available on the following dates/locations: Monday October 26 5-9PM at WSU Tuesday October 27 5-9PM at

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STEM Outreach Opportunity This Summer

Over 2000 homeless students live within the boundaries of the Wichita Public Schools.  100 of these students will have the opportunity to participate in the Imagine.Believe.Achieve Summer Camp put on by the McKinney-Vento Homeless Program, a program of the Wichita

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The goal of this activity is for each participant to build a combination of Styrofoam peanut and paperclips that neither floats on top or sinks to the bottom but rather “flinks” (hovers half way between top and bottom).  When the

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Outreach: Air Rockets!

Rockets are always fun! Here are some directions on how to make Air Rockets! WichitaSWEOutreach_AirRockets

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Outreach: Helicopters!

Here are some directions to make fun Helicopters! WichitaSWEOutreach_Helicopters

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Society of Women Engineers
Wichita Area Section
I005 PO Box 1096
Wichita, KS 67201

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Special Thanks

We would like to thank the following establishments for providing a location to hold our meetings:

Watermark Books & Café
Wichita Water Center