Member Digital Experience Coordinator

he Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) founded in 1981 is a non-profit organization that empowers and encourages girls and women in the field of science, engineering and technology through programs (ms infinity, IWIS, Make Possible) and activities that we develop in partnership with the community. Overview The Coordinator is responsible for the […]

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Event: Beaty BioDiversity Tour and Meet Up

Date: Saturday Aug 23rd, 2014  Time: 12:45 PM – 4:00 pM  Cost: $10 per person in a group; with UBC ID entrance is free.   Address: Beaty Biodiversity Museum (2212 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canada, V6T 1Z4)  Register: http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb625800774 Enjoy a Saturday afternoon at the Beaty Biodiversity Museum with a friend or making new ones or just […]

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‘Becoming Leaders’ Workshop

‘Becoming Leaders’ Workshop  An Introduction to Leadership Skills and Strategies for Women in Science and Technology Wednesday, September 17, 2014 8:30 am to 5:00 pm  SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hastings Street Room 2945 McLean Management Studies Lab As part of the Government of Canada Status of Women Initiative to advance women in technology, SCWIST […]

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Event Recap – SCWIST AGM 2014

Close to 50 people including new and existing members and founders attended the SCWIST AGM on June 18. It was a night of sharing as Rosine, our past President, started off the night and warmly welcomed our guests.  Fariba, our President, shared highlights from the past year followed by each of the director shared their […]

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SCWIST Mentorship Project – April 2014 Update

The SCWIST Mentorship Project is part of the Government of Canada’s Status of Women Initiative to develop methods to attract and retain women in technology, and advance the Canadian digital economy. The SCWIST Mentorship Project will provide mentoring support, networking connections, professional development and leadership opportunities to help women reach their full potential in the […]

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Explore Career Paths that Combine Life Sciences with Computer Sciences

Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology Promotes, encourages and empowers women and girls in science and technology SCWIST X UBC-Computer Science Presents: Explore Career Paths that Combine Life Sciences with Computer Sciences Biologists and healthcare providers are turning to IT to design innovative solutions. The demand for talents with knowledge in IT and […]

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