UPCOMING EVENTS

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  • November 17th
  • December 1st

ABOUT AAWE

Aggie Aerospace Women in Engineering is a student run Texas A&M organization dedicated to supporting and encouraging women in the Department of Aerospace Engineering through personal and professional networking, while also providing programs that promote interest in our field. AAWE is open to students, alumni, or any others interested in industry or academic careers related to aerospace engineering, regardless of major or gender.

LEADERSHIP CORE

AAWE‘ s seven elected officers, known collectively as the Leadership Core, and our faculty advisor guide the organization and keep it running. The Leadership Core consists of:

  • Faculty Advisor
  • Chief Coordinator
  • Alexandria Connelly

    Alexandria is a senior Aerospace Engineering Student. She has been involved in AAWE since 2012 and has previously served on the Networking Committee, and as the Internal Programs Chair.


    Chief Coordinator Duties:


    - Presides at both general and officer meetings
    - Makes sure agenda is followed in a timely manner and necessary decisions are reached
    - Coordinates with the officers of the Leadership Core
    - Serves as liaison to the Texas A&M Department of Aerospace Engineering, other universities, colleges, and corporations.

  • Treasurer
  • TBD


    Treasurer Duties:


    - Oversees all AAWE accounts
    - Organizes the overall AAWE budget based on previous year expenditures
    - Reviews all committee and event budgets and appropriate funds
    - Oversees all sales, tax and legal issues for the organization
    - Collects all funds from sponsors, members, etc.
    - Pays all bills authorized by the Leadership Core
    - Co-Chair of the Funding Committee.

  • Secretary
  • TBD


    Secretary Duties:


    - Maintain records of membership and the listserv
    - Record minutes of all general and officer meetings and ensure they are available for posterity
    - Keep track of all attendance at general and officer meetings
    - Co-Chair of the Communications Committee

  • External Networking Chair
  • Kaycee Dillon


    External Networking Duties:


    - Primarily responsible for organizing events, activities, and resources that connect talent, funds, and opportunities available outside of the University with AAWE for the purpose of enriching our members
    - Co-chair of the Networking Committee

  • Internal Programs Chair
  • Alyssa Saenz


    Internal Programs Duties:


    - Organizes events, activities, and resources that connect talent, funds, and opportunities available within the University with AAWE for the purpose of enriching our members
    - Co-Chair of the Programs Committee

  • Social Chair
  • Matthew Connelly


    Social Chair Duties:


    - Responsible for activities that are primarily social in nature
    - Reserve rooms for AAWE meetings and activities
    - Organize all travel arrangements
    - Co-chair of the Social Committee.

  • Outreach Chair
  • TBD


    Outreach Chair Duties:


    - Primarily responsible for organizing events, activities, and resources that connect talent, funds, opportunities, etc. available within AAWE to outside groups for the purpose of enriching non-members
    - Contact and inform all incoming freshmen engineering students of AAWE’s available opportunities, including the end of the year banquet
    - Co-chair of the Communications Committee.

COMMITTEES

Each committee is created to help with planning and execution of events. If you are interested in getting involved, be sure to check out AAWE‘s committees, which are open to all members! The AAWE committees are:

  • Funding & Social Committee
  • Led by the treasurer and social chair, this committee is responsible for:
    - Buying refreshments and meals for all meetings and social events
    - Creating and organizing social events
    - Organizing the end of the year banquet
    - Holding fundraisers for events and programs
    - Managing AAWE sales
    - Finding sponsors for events and programs

  • Communications & Outreach Committee
  • Led by the secretary & outreach chair, this committee is responsible for:
    - Advertising the organization’s general meetings and events around campus and the community
    - Maintaining a website for the organization
    - Creating AAWE shirt designs
    - Sending regular e-mail updates to members
    - Visiting freshmen engineering classes, informing students about AAWE
    - Providing outreach opportunities to younger generations through programs or events
    - Arranging volunteering opportunities in the community

  • Networking Committee
  • Led by the external networking chair and internal programs chair, this committee is responsible for:
    - Organizing seminars and workshops on skills related to aerospace engineering
    - Creating an updating a list of available scholarships for Aerospace Engineering
    - Organizing externships with aerospace-related companies
    - Organizing visits to industry
    - Running a mentorshop program connecting professionals with students
    - Arranging for workshops and lectures given by individuals from within the University
    - Corresponding and organizing events with related local organizations, such as SEC, SWE, AIAA, WIN, AWICS, etc

If you would like to join a committee you can fill out an application HERE

MERCHANDISE

  • MAROON SHIRT WITH AAWE LOGO: $10
  • BLACK JACKET WITH AAWE LOGO: $35
  • MAROON PARENT SHIRT WITH AEROSPACE ENGINEERING LOGO: $10
  • "DO YOU EVEN LIFT"" SHIRT:$10"
  • AEROSPACE SHUTTLE SHIRT: $10 - ONLY SMALLS LEFT
  • 75TH ANNIVERSARY SHIRTS: $10 - ALSO AVAILABLE IN MAROON
  • LANYARD WITH AEROSPACE ENGINEERING LOGO: $1

SPONSORS

If you would like to donate to our scholarship fund, sponsor an AAWE meeting or event, please contact us at aggieawe@gmail.com. As a special thanks, your logo will be placed here on our website.

CONTACT

If you would like to join our ListServ to receive weekly e-mails about events, click HERE

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