College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota
College of Science and Engineering

SWE fall retreat on Saturday, Nov. 23 features women from Medtronic and Boston Scientific

Don't miss this great professional development opportunity!

Join SWE for engaging presentations and networking.

SWE Professional Development Fall Retreat
Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
STSS, Room 131B

Speakers include:

  • Lynn Davenport, Senior System Engineer at Medtronic, will be presenting on forms of communication
  • Holly Kimball, senior process development engineer at Boston Scientific, is presenting on industry roles for engineers and scientists.
  • Tara Dillon, a current CSE academic adviser, will be speaking on the "impostor syndrome."

Dress code is business casual.

Please register online by Monday, Nov. 18 via the group's registration form.

For more information, contact Wenjie Fei at

The Society of Women Engineers supports and encourages women in science and engineering fields by providing leadership opportunities, outreach experiences, community involvement, teamwork skills, and personal/professional development for females in science and engineering.

Society of Women Engineers

To submit information for the weekly CSE Student Announcements, send an email to: The deadline for submissions is Wednesdays at 9 a.m.