Although this organization has members who are University of Virginia students and may have University employees associated or engaged in its activities and affairs, the organization is not a part of or an agency of the University. It is a separate and independent organization which is responsible for and manages its own activities and affairs. The University does not direct, supervise or control the organization and is not responsible for the organization’s contracts, acts or omissions.

Here's an overview of the types of events SWE members enjoy

Beginning of the Year Picnic

This opportunity provides incoming first years with upperclassmen women mentors in the major they are considering.

 

First General Body Meeting

Come learn about SWE at the first general body meeting!

 

Apple Picking

Come with SWE to Carter’s Mountain Orchard for U-Pick apples and the most delicious apple cider doughnuts you’ve ever tasted.

 

Halloween Pumpkin Painting

Paint a pumpkin for your room and enjoy cider and desserts!

 

Lighting of the Lawn

Join SWE to witness the wonders of the Lighting of the Lawn ceremony!

 

SWEetheart Recognition

Nominate wonderful women in STEM to be recognized with a flower and kind note.

 

Stress-busting Work Out

Kick exam stress to the curb with SWE!

 

Humpback Rock Hike

Join SWE in hiking the locally renowned Humpback Rock!