The Vancouver Sun Run is Canada’s largest 10K race and the second largest timed 10K race in the world. Come on, lace up your running shoes and join us for one of Vancouver’s traditional rites of spring! Date: April 15, 2012 Time: 09:00 AM 10K course map The SCWIST Team participates in the corporate team […]
The BrownBag Series is a monthly event organised by the Society of Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) whose purpose is to provide a place for learning and discussion of topics to help women in STEM fields advance their careers. Date: February 29th 2012 Time: 12:00-1:30 PM Place: UBC Point Grey Campus, Biodiversity Research […]
January 19th, 2012, SCWIST organised an educational and interactive event entitled “Facts vs. Myths in Liver Disease”, presented by Elena Murgoci, Director for BC/Yukon Region of the Liver Foundation of Canada. The meeting was held at Canada’s Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, BC Cancer Agency who kindly provided the space. Within a relaxed atmosphere, the […]
“We Lift as We Climb” — Women, Money, and Leadership Women are taking increasing financial control of Canada’s resources as business owners, income earners and investors. Women initiate 50% of businesses in Canada and we have the largest percentage of female business owners in the industrialised world. Currently, women own 50% of Canada’s assets and […]
Attention all SCWIST Members: Your presence is requested at the 31st SCWIST Annual General Meeting on June 18, 2012 6:00-9:00 PM (registration 5:45 PM) at the VGH Paetzold Theatre, 899 West 12th Ave. Vancouver. In anticipation of the AGM, SCWIST is: a) extending an open call for nominations to the Board of Directors (see below […]
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