February 23, 2015
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Event Recap: Joint Meeting with UTA SWE

The Fort Worth Professional SWE section had a successful joint meeting hosted by the UTA Collegiate SWE section.  About two dozen collegiate and professional members attended, and we had spirited conversations about life after graduation, the value of internships, and … Continue reading

February 12, 2015
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Event Recap: Region C Conference 2015

The Region C Conference, hosted by the University of Texas collegiate SWE section, was a huge success!  Ten of our SWE Fort Worth members attended the conference, where we heard captivating speakers, conducted important regional business, and attended valuable sessions … Continue reading

September 30, 2014
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Bell Helicopter sponsors engineering roundtable discussions at TCU

In September Bell Helicopter employees, Fort Worth SWE professionals, and collegiate SWE members met at TCU for informative roundtable discussions.  The event, sponsored by Bell Helicopter, provided an exciting opportunity for students to connect with Bell professionals and SWE engineers … Continue reading

August 19, 2014
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SWE Event- Lean In Discussion

On August 12, 2014, the Fort Worth SWE section held a group discussion on the book Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg, the COO of Facebook. Over dinner at the Olive Garden at Ridgmar Mall, five SWE members, spanning 3 generations … Continue reading

May 27, 2014
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Fort Worth SWE Offers Engineering Challenges during Future City Competition

The Fort Worth SWE section members offered engineering challenges to the students competing at 2014 DFW Future City Competition while they waited between their interviews and presentations.  This year the challenges were: –        Build an aluminum foil boat to hold … Continue reading

May 23, 2014
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Collegiate Day & Senior Sendoff 2014

On April 13th the Fort Worth SWE section held the annual Collegiate Day and Senior Sendoff event for the local collegiate sections.  The luncheon was an opportunity for the students from the University of Texas at Arlington, Texas Christian University, … Continue reading

March 28, 2014
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Recap: SWE 2014 Region C Conference

Members of the Fort Worth section attended the SWE Region C Conference, which was held in Houston on February 7-9, 2014. It was a great opportunity to connect with members from across the region and to develop professionally.  SWE Region … Continue reading

March 10, 2014
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Fort Worth SWE visits UNT SWE

  In November, several Fort Worth professional section members traveled to Denton, Texas, for an informative dinner meeting with the University of North Texas SWE members.   Three professional members – Jody Snow, an electrical engineer; Carol Bachman, a mechanical … Continue reading

June 21, 2013
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2013 Fort Worth SWE Year-End Banquet

On June 15th, Fort Worth SWE members and their spouses gathered at Copeland’s restaurant in Southlake for a banquet to celebrate a successful SWE year.  It was an opportunity to reflect on the section accomplishments for FY13 which included: – participated … Continue reading