BrownBag Event: Finding and Giving Career Support with Fiona Brinkman

Date: Wednesday Nov 27 Time: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Location: SFU Burnaby Campus  (Room 2020 Library) Register:  https://www.sfu.ca/dean-gradstudies/blog/year/2014/11/SCIWSTnov2014.html The Brown Bag Series is a monthly event organized by the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) whose purpose is to provide a place for learning and discussion of topics to help women […]

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SCWIST to present to the Standing Committee on the Status of Women in Ottawa on Nov 18, 2014

Good morning, Honourable Members. My name is Fariba Pacheleh, I am an engineer and the current president of the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology, SCWIST. For the past 30 years, SCWIST has been supporting and empowering women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, “the STEM” fields. We know that for women, changes […]

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BrownBag Event: Conflict Resolution for the Professional Woman – Part II

Date: Wednesday Nov 26 Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: UBC Point Grey Campus, Beaty Biodiversity Research Centre (Room 224) Register:  http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb956017767 The Brown Bag Series is a monthly event organized by the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) whose purpose is to provide a place for learning and discussion of topics […]

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BrownBag Recap: SCWIST Review: None of us are as smart as all of us: Teamwork strategies in STEM

SCWIST Review: None of us are as smart as all of us: Teamwork strategies in STEM Overview by Emma Griffiths, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, SFU. SFU, Burnaby Campus, held Oct 23 2014 “Thinker-Doer”, Anamaria Crisan, otherwise known as Bioinformatician/Biostatistician extraordinaire at the BC Centre for Disease Control, knows how to work […]

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