BEST PRACTICES. Eastern Washington Section Celebrating 30 Years 1976-2006. Acknowledgements. This presentation is based on interviews Joan Young did with Wanda Munn, a SWE-EWS Charter Member, and input from section members. Photos are from Wanda’s scrapbook. SWE-EWS Members in the Audience.
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
Eastern Washington Section
Celebrating 30 Years
SWE National Conference
Denver, ColoradoThe Beginning
“Dream what you dare to dream,
go where you want to go, and be
what you want to be. And I think that
kind of sums up my life.”
These goals still inspire what we do
today and are the sources of our Best Practices...
Women in Engineering Conference 1978
Example #1: Expanding Your Horizons
"Science Expedition Day" for Junior Girl Scouts (ages 8 to 11)
When: Saturday, March 4, 20069:30 am to 3:00 pm
Where: Kiwanis Building at Columbia
Why: ExxonMobil program development grant
Example #3: Judging the Local Science Fair
Special Awards 2006Corporate and Professional Society Awards51st Mid-Columbia Regional Science and Engineering Fair
Society of Women Engineers
Taylor Vance Best 6th Grade Female Science Fair Project
Sarah Smith Best 7th Grade Female Science Fair Project
Danielle Bright Best 8th Grade Female Science Fair Project
Elvira Chiprez Best 9th Grade Female Science Fair Project
Morgen Anyan Best Senior Female Science Fair Project
Honorable Mentions: Tensie Petersen, Jordan Kerslake, Mariya Afonina, Marisol Garza, Catalina Alverez, Haydee Navarro, Noemi Correa, Mayra Serna, Ashley Talbert, Jacqlyn Brown, Megan Loroche, Brittney Schuler, Monica Freshley
She is currently the Director of Engineering Standards
with CH2M Hill Hanford Group, Inc.
Danell Friar, Charter Member
Patricia Eng, another founding member, Program Executive and Risk Management Officer for Advanced Capabilities and Exploration at NASA