South African Women in Engineering - SAWomEng Feed We are a non-profit, student-run body founded at the University of Cape Town aiming to Motivate, Empower & Celebrate the next generation of Women in Engineering. SAWomEng presents an invaluable platform for the advocacy, advancement and education of females entering the engineering industry. http://www.sawomeng.org.za Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:42:00 -0700 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:42:00 -0700 WomEng Wednesday 008 | Judy Wanjiku Maina Welcome to #WomEngWednesday. Each week we will be showcasing our volunteers that are making a impact at WomEng.  Today we feature Judy Wanjiku Maina, a telecommunications engineer from Nairobi, Kenya. She is a passionate and dedicated volunteer who believes in empowering the next generation of female leaders. Find out more ... http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/womeng-wednesday-008-|-judy-wanjiku-maina http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-wednesday-008-|-judy-wanjiku-maina Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:42:00 -0700 WomEng Wednesday 009 | Ng’endo Macharia Welcome to #WomEngWednesday. Each week we will be showcasing our volunteers that are making a impact at WomEng.  Today we feature Ng'endo Macharia, a Geospatial engineer from Nairobi, Kenya. She has grown personally through volunteering with WomEng and interacting with young passionate girls as well as strong female role models. http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/womeng-wednesday-009-|-ng’endo-macharia http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-wednesday-009-|-ng’endo-macharia Thu, 23 Feb 2017 06:35:16 -0700 WomEng Kenya 2017 http://www.sawomeng.org.za/gallery/womeng-kenya-2017 http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-kenya-2017 Mon, 13 Feb 2017 15:15:59 -0700 WomEng Wednesday 007 | Annette Kamau Welcome to #WomEngWednesday. Each week we will be showcasing our volunteers that are making a impact at WomEng.  Today we feature Annette Kamau, a Mechatronic engineer from Nairobi, Kenya. She volunteers as the communications coordinator and GirlEng director for WomEng Kenya. Find out more about Annette below...   1.     Where ... http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/womeng-wednesday-007-|-annette-kamau http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-wednesday-007-|-annette-kamau Wed, 01 Feb 2017 06:31:05 -0700 Call for 2017 WomEng Volunteers | South Africa Apply now to volunteer with WomEng in 2017. Application deadline: 17h00, 25 January 2017. http://www.sawomeng.org.za/opportunities/call-for-2017-womeng-volunteers-|-south-africa http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/call-for-2017-womeng-volunteers-|-south-africa Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:22:58 -0700 Are Women Set to be the Engineers of the Future?: Hema Vallabh at TEDxJohannesburgWomen 2013 In 2013, Hema Vallabh spoke about passion, purpose and are women set to be future engineers? http://www.sawomeng.org.za/gallery/are-women-set-to-be-the-engineers-of-the-future(q):-hema-vallabh-at-tedxjohannesburgwomen-2013 http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/are-women-set-to-be-the-engineers-of-the-future(q):-hema-vallabh-at-tedxjohannesburgwomen-2013 Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:44:45 -0700 WomEng Wednesday 006 | Rozina Myoya Welcome to #WomEngWednesday. Each week we will be showcasing our volunteers that are making a impact at WomEng.  Today we feature Rozina Myoya, a recently qualified civil engineer from Pretoria, South Africa. She is a WomEng fellow, campus ambassador and part of the social media volunteer team. Find out more ... http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/womeng-wednesday-006-|-rozina-myoya http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-wednesday-006-|-rozina-myoya Wed, 14 Dec 2016 09:57:33 -0700 Why we need more women in STEM Rozina Myoya discusses the topic of why there is such a great need for more women to join pursue STEM careers below... Great strides have been made in involving more women in STEM fields in the last decade. We have gone from Marie Curie being the only woman to attend ... http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/why-we-need-more-women-in-stem http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/why-we-need-more-women-in-stem Sat, 10 Dec 2016 13:08:54 -0700 WomEng Wednesday 005 | Annica Marais  Welcome to #WomEngWednesday. Each week we will be showcasing our volunteers that are making a impact at WomEng.  Meet Annica Marais, a master's industrial engineering student from Stellenbosch, South Africa. She is a WomEng fellow, campus ambassador and GirlEng volunteer. Find out more about Annica below... 1.     Where are you ... http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/womeng-wednesday-005-|-annica-marais http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-wednesday-005-|-annica-marais Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:40:29 -0700 WomEng Kenya 2017 Fellowship acceptance form If you have received an email from WomEng Kenya offering you a spot for the 2017 Fellowship week, kindly fill this form in order to confirm your acceptance. http://www.sawomeng.org.za/opportunities/womeng-kenya-2017-fellowship-acceptance-form http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-kenya-2017-fellowship-acceptance-form Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:06:16 -0700