The Society of Women Engineers, founded in 1950, is a not-for-profit educational and service organization in the United States. SWE has over 37,000 members in nearly 100 professional sections and 300 student sections throughout the United States.
Empowers women to achieve their goals within a science, technology, engineering, or math driven career
It is the driving force that establishes these careers to be highly desirable for women.
It’s important since it establishes and recognizes the achievements that women have within these traditionally male dominated fields