About Northwestern SWE
The Northwestern University SWE chapter, founded in 1976, includes graduate and undergraduate
female and male engineers interested in making a change both on and off the campus. Through various
hosted events, SWE members build relationships and networks with other female engineers and scientists,
developing their skills in leadership, problem-solving, and interpersonal relationships.
How to Join
Any interested student at Northwestern University can join our Section of SWE.
Joining is as simple as adding yourself to the listserv and starting to show up at events!
Anyone can become a National Member of SWE by going to the National website at
To join the Northwestern SWE listserv:
Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
with no subject and the body being SUBSCRIBE SWE Firstname Lastname
You can also send an email with your full name to the technology director,