SYPs Launch Local Engagement Subcommittee

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CWEA’s Student & Young Professionals Committee is thrilled to kick off the new SYP Local Engagement Subcommittee. To help get the innovative group off the ground, each local section needs to designate a representative.

Interested in getting involved?

Contact SYP Vice Chair, Julia Asbenson, at [email protected]


Invest in in-person SYP involvement and events at the local level.

Objectives to support subcommittee purpose:

Designate responsibility for local SYP chapter growth and celebrate local section achievements

  • Maintain a bi-annually updated roster of local section SYP designated representatives
  • Discuss local section achievements at each meeting and consider recognition at the annual conference or CWEA publications

Promote local SYP activities, networking opportunities, and events

  • Connect local SYP chapters with CWEA funding and resources
  • Broadcast events to the greater CWEA audience

Introduce new young professionals to the CWEA organization with diverse trade backgrounds

  • Increase awareness of CWEA at operator trade schools
  • Increase awareness of CWEA at community and four-year engineering colleges
  • Connect with existing CWEA/WEF student chapters or initiate new student chapters