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 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:22:58 -0700 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 12:22:58 -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 WomEng Wednesday 004 | Akosua Boadu Welcome to #WomEngWednesday. Each week we will be showcasing our volunteers that are making a impact at WomEng.  Meet Akosua Boadu, a Civil Engineer in Johannesburg, South Africa. She is our Gauteng Provincial Coordinator and has been with WomEng since 2013. Find out more about Akosua below... 1.     Where are ... http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/womeng-wednesday-004-|-akosua-boadu http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-wednesday-004-|-akosua-boadu Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:12:03 -0700 WomEng Wednesday 003 | Aumika Ramnarain Welcome to #WomEngWednesday. Each week we will be showcasing our volunteers that are making a impact at WomEng.  Meet Aumika Ramnarain, a Civil Engineer based in Durban, South Africa. She is our GirlEng Director and has been with WomEng since 2011. Find out more about Aumika below... 1.     Where are ... http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/womeng-wednesday-003-|-aumika-ramnarain http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-wednesday-003-|-aumika-ramnarain Wed, 23 Nov 2016 09:58:53 -0700 WomEng Wednesday 002 | Minaz Munshi Welcome to #WomEngWednesday. Each week we will be showcasing our volunteers that are making a impact at WomEng.  Meet Minaz Munshi, an industrial and systems engineer in Johannesburg, South Africa. She is our #1milliongirlsinSTEM campaign manager and has been with WomEng since 2014. Find out more about Minaz below...   ... http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/womeng-wednesday-002-|-minaz-munshi http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-wednesday-002-|-minaz-munshi Wed, 16 Nov 2016 09:41:28 -0700 Elon Musk unveils solar roof tiles: What are the critics saying? By Minaz Munshi. Minaz, our #1MillionGirlsinSTEM Campaign Manager takes a look at new technology unveiled by Elon Musk recently... South African born entrepreneur Elon Musk is renowned for his innovative concepts from electric cars to reusable rockets. Taking it a step further in his vision for a clean-energy society Musk ... http://www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/elon-musk-unveils-solar-roof-tiles:-what-are-the-critics-saying(q) http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/elon-musk-unveils-solar-roof-tiles:-what-are-the-critics-saying(q) Fri, 11 Nov 2016 13:32:33 -0700