The Society of Women Environmental Professionals of Greater Philadelphia

SWEP is a national non-profit professional association of women involved or interested in environmental law, science, business, and policy. Our Philadelphia Chapter serves as a resource for members in the Philadelphia region, providing opportunities for professional development through educational programming, social events, mentoring, and public service.

SWEP of Greater Philadelphia News

Touchstone Award Recipient Announced - Reclaim, Restore, Reinvent: Women Igniting Change

You are Cordially Invited to Attend

The Society of Women Environmental Professionals of Greater Philadelphia’s Annual Touchstone Award Reception

Thursday, November 3, 2016

6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M.

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Touchstone Award Sponsorships are Rolling In -

Thank you to all of our generous sponsors who have already committed to helping to fund this year’s event! Look for their logos on the SWEP HOME Page.


Environmental Data Resources PECO, An Exelon Company


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SWEP Touchstone Award Sponsorship -

On November 3rd, 2016 we will be honoring and celebrating the remarkable and innovative women in our lives that have helped enhance environmental awareness in the Philadelphia area. We invite you to play an important role in making this event possible. Read more..

SWEP Touchstone Award Reception – November 3rd -

SWEP of Greater Philadelphia is pleased to announce that the 2016 Touchstone Award Reception will be held at Franklin Commons in Phoenixville, PA on Thursday November 3, 2016.

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Non-SWEP of Greater Philadelphia News

Addressing the Challenge of Climate Change – November 16th -

CLE – Addressing the Challenge of Climate Change: The Role of Law and Lawyers

Co-presented by the Philadelphia Bar Association, A Call to the Bar: Lawyers for Common Sense on Climate, and the Pennsylvania Environmental Council

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Emerging Issues in Brownfields: Drivers and Challenges – October 18th -

This course will explore the current drivers and challenges to brownfields redevelopment projects. Topics discussed will include: New Jersey regulatory update, the LSRP Program and brownfields, pre-development activities, funding programs/options, and integrating development and remediation

Faculty Coordinators:

Leah Yasenchak, PhD., BRS Read more..

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