Message from IEEE on coronavirus COVID-19

As you are aware, last week the World Health Organization officially declared the novel coronavirus COVID-19 a pandemic. This global health crisis is a unique challenge that has impacted many members of the IEEE family. We would like to express our concern and support for all the members of the IEEE community, our staff, our families and all others affected by this outbreak.

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Virtual Art Series: Drawing 101 on October 21st

Been bored during quarantine and wanting to learn how to draw or maybe just hoping to improve your skills? Sad about being indoors during Halloween? Learn how to draw a festive fall/halloween image. Follow along with Russell Story from Industrial Light & Magic (Lucasfilm) as he walks you through basic drawing fundamentals. In this virtual class you will learn how to draw a household object in pen or pencil, no other materials needed. Learn how to realistically render objects using the fundamentals of drawing; perspective, shading, and more. All of this to help you work towards producing a more realistic image. Hosted by IEEE SCV WIE.  Details and registration here:  Eventbrite Registration

Congratulations to Dr. Jeewika Ranaweera!

Dr. Jeewika Ranaweera is our IEEE SCV WIE Vice Chair and the winner of the 2020 IEEE Santa Clara Valley Section (SCV) “Outstanding IEEE Member Who Promoted Women in Engineering” Award.


IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is one of the largest international professional organizations dedicated to promoting women engineers and scientists and inspiring girls around the world to follow their academic interests to a career in engineering.

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Winner 2019, 2017 Outstanding WIE Chapter award granted to IEEE SCV WIE by the Santa Clara Section and Region 6, respectively.

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IEEE SCV WIE is dedicated to promoting and supporting women members of the IEEE at both the professional and student level. We share our enthusiasm in science and engineering through:

  • INTERCHANGING expertise and experiences for self and career development,
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  • Except for Summer Break (July-August), monthly IEEE SCV WIE ExCom meetings are held at the Intel SC-12 building in Santa Clara
  • During the SCC Health Shelter in Place Order we have virtual meetings; If you wish to join, contact us and we will forward the online invite

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