Event Recap: Brown Bag UBC Mar 5 – Make Possible

UBC Brown Bag Lunch Series: Make Possible Mentoring Network Workshop Date of Event: March 5, 2015 Speakers: Cheryl Kristiansen and Gwen Gnazdowsky SCWIST has launched its Make Possible Mentoring Network, part of the Government of Canada’s Status of Women Initiative to advance women in science and technology. To introduce this mentoring network, UBC Brown Bag Lunch Series […]

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ms infinity Outreach Program Received NSERC PromoScience Funding

  March 18, 2015 – London, Ontario The Honourable Ed Holder, Minister of State (Science and Technology), joined by Susan Truppe, Member of Parliament for London North Centre, today announced $3.6 million in PromoScience support to 66 recipients engaging over a million young Canadians. PromoScience, a program managed by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC), […]

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Connecting Employers to Immigrant Talent

IWIS Collaboration Are you an internationally trained professional looking to expand your network in Canada? There is a unique opportunity to broaden your network of professionals through one-on-one meetings with employees of highly recognized organizations/companies in Vancouver, BC. Immigrant Employment Council (IEC of BC) has launched a program called the Connector Program for this purpose. […]

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Women on Board

Women on Board Resources Here are some resources regarding Board Opportunities and Initiatives to help get more women on boards: Canadian Board Diversity Council:  http://www.boarddiversity.ca/ Institute of Corporate Directors:  http://www.icd.ca/Home.aspx Global Board Ready Women (Women on Boards Task Force):  http://www.tiaw.org/?page=gbrw

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