Welcome to Harvard SEAS Society of Women Engineers (aka SWE). We are dedicated to empowering women engineers at Harvard and beyond.

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Are you interested in participating in a Classroom to Table with SWE members and female SEAS professors?

RSVP here!
(Classroom to Table spots are limited, so be sure to sign up soon!)
We are having two meals (as of now):

Professor Prineha Narang

Dinner with Professor Prineha Narang on Tuesday, March 26th at 5pm

Prineha Narang is an Assistant Professor at the John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University. Prior to joining the faculty, Prineha came to Harvard as a Ziff Environmental Fellow at the Harvard University Center for the Environment to explore the new field of excited state quantum materials and devices. She was also a Research Scholar in Condensed Matter Theory at the MIT Dept. of Physics, working on new theoretical methods to describe electron-phonon coupling in materials.


Professor Katia Bertoldi

Dinner with Professor Katia Bertoldi on Wednesday, April 10th at 6pm

Katia Bertoldi is the William and Ami Kuan Danoff Professor of Applied Mechanics at the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS). She earned master’s degrees from Trento University (Italy) in 2002 and from Chalmers University of Technology (Sweden) in 2003, majoring in Structural Engineering Mechanics. Upon earning a Ph.D. in Mechanics of Materials and Structures from Trento University in 2006, Katia joined the group of Mary Boyce at MIT as a postdoc. In 2008 she moved to the University of Twente (The Netherlands), where she was an Assistant Professor in the faculty of Engineering Technology. In January 2010 Katia joined Harvard’s SEAS and established a group studying the mechanics of materials and structures. She is the recipient of the NSF Career Award 2011 and the ASME’s 2014 Howard Hughes Young Investigator Award.

Are you applying to internships, or planning to over break? Come have your resume reviewed!!

When: Thursday, December 6th 9:30 - 11pm
Where: Leverett Dhall

Drop by any time that works for you! SWE you there!