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In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the University of Alaska Anchorage has taken steps to protect the health and safety of our campus community. Visit the University of Alaska Coronavirus Information website to learn how UAA and the university system are responding to this situation. Find links to communications, policy guidance, resources and information about the university's community restrictions, which apply to all faculty, staff and students. The UAA Student Health and Counseling Center remains open at this time to serve UAA students. For information about COVID-19 symptoms and current health recommendations, visit the CDC website and the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services.

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

Student Organization Overview


Faculty Advisor: Prof. Jennifer Brock

The SWE, founded in 1950, is a non-profit educational service organization of over 15,000 international, professional engineers and engineering student members. SWE has an extensive network of members throughout the nation that provides programs to encourage young women to enter the field of engineering. SWE sets out to stimulate women to achieve full potential in careers as engineers and leaders, as well as expand the image of the engineering profession as a positive force in improving the quality of life. The Society also works to demonstrate the value of diversity.