July 2019 Newsletter

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Welcome to the New Newsletter

We are in the process of going live with our new website and newsletter.� If there are any issues with links to RSVP or access links to our website from this newsletter, please go to the main www.sceswe.org website and navigate through our menu to get to page (Events, Join SWE, Section Officers & Chairs) we were meaning to direct you.� If you get a warning about the security of the site, we are also in the process of updating the security certificate and you will be okay to continue to the website. We apologize for this level of complexity. It is temporary as we transition to the new website.

Have you renewed your membership?

We don't want to lose you, and we love having your support.

Visit the Join SWE page for details on memberships and membership renewal.

Monthly SWE Lunch Gathering

Tuesday, July 16, 2019 � 11a-12:30p

On the third Tuesday of the month will be having our standing monthly lunch get-together at McAlisters Deli in Pooler.� You're welcome to come any time between 11:00a-12:30p and join the SWE-SCE table for a lunch out.� Meet new friends and catch up with current/old friends at this informal, social gathering!

It is not required, but requested that you either RSVP online or email sceswe@gmail.com to let us know you're coming and we'll add you to the calendar invite.

Girl Scout QuestFest

July 19-20, 2019 in Savannah

Girl Scout QuestFest is coming to Savannah. We are still gathering details on the venue. We will be hosting a STEM escape room activity and need volunteers.

There are three shifts available. Please register online to volunteer.

1.     19 July 2019, 9am-12pm

2.     19 July 2019, 12pm-3pm

3.     20 July 2019, 9am-12pm

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Professional Development Event: Asserting Yourself

Thursday, July 25, 2019 � 5p-7p

Gulfstream RDC IV Auditorium, 3 Innovation Dr, Savannah, GA 31407

Please register online to join us at Gulfstream RDC IV Auditorium for the Asserting Yourself as a Woman in the Workspace workshop by Tricia Veldman with Georgia Speech Coaching.

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Description automatically generated1st Annual Women in STEM Tea Event

Saturday, July 27, 2019 � 11a-1p

A special award and recognition is coming in the first annual Women in STEM brunch event at Savannah State University Adams Hall.

SWE members, we have a table for the event with few seats available. Please register with us to reserve your seat.

To go about purchasing a table online please use the Eventbrite link provided here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/operation-one-stem-at-a-times-first-annual-women-in-stem-tea-tickets-62772662724

If you wish to purchase/reserve an individual ticket please contact Founder, Ambria M. Berksteiner at 912.433.8734

Contact Ambria for more details on the event and �Operation One STEM at a Time�

berkensteinerambria@gmail.com

100+ Women Quarterly Meeting

Tuesday, August 13, 2019

Savannah Center for the Blind and Low Vision, 1141 Cornell Ave, Savannah, GA 31406

Have you heard of the local organization 100+ Women Who Care?� You can find out more about them through the Facebook page.� The next quarterly meeting is Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at the Savannah Center for the Blind and Low Vision. Consider attending the event and joining among the members.� There is no pre-registration required. Membership is $100 quarterly which goes entirely and directly to the local 501(c)(3) charity awarded for the quarter.

SWE Officers and Chairs

Nominations Deadline: August 23, 2019

Please review our Section Officers & Chairs webpage for details on 2019-2020 Officers and Chairs nominations. We need more involvement in our section and there are many benefits to be had.