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 Sat, 10 Dec 2016 13:08:54 -0700 Sat, 10 Dec 2016 13:08:54 -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.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.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.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.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.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.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.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 WomEng Wednesday 001 | Brunna Flavyelle da Silva Cândido  Welcome to #WomEngWednesday. Each week we will be showcasing our volunteers that are making a impact at WomEng.  Meet Brunna Flavyelle da Silva Cândido, an electrical and electronics engineer in Sao Paulo, Brazil. She is our WomEng Brazil Social Media Coordinator and has been with WomEng since October 2016. Find ... http://www.www.sawomeng.org.za/blogs/womeng-wednesday-001-|-brunna-flavyelle-da-silva-cândido http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-wednesday-001-|-brunna-flavyelle-da-silva-cândido Wed, 09 Nov 2016 21:00:34 -0700 WomEng Brazil WomEng is looking for the top female engineering students in Brazil http://www.www.sawomeng.org.za/events/womeng-brazil http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-brazil Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:30:17 -0600 WomEng Mexico WomEng is looking for the top female engineering students in Mexico http://www.www.sawomeng.org.za/events/womeng-mexico http://www.sawomeng.org.za/item/womeng-mexico Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:33:03 -0600