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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Joanne Melville nominated for 2015 YWCA Distinction Award

Congratulations to JOANNE MELVILLE, one of SCWIST’s Founding Members, for being nominated for 2015 YWCA Women of Distinction Award for Education, Training and Development. In addition to being a passionate teacher, mentor and leader, Joanne developed the award-winning BC’s science curriculum.  To further encourage girls in science, technology, mathematics and engineering, she joined other Founding members […]

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