Month: December 2013

December Newsletter 2013

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Presidents Blog: December 2013

Season’s Greetings SCWIST Community! As I settle into my December routine of gift shopping, sugar cookie baking and getting together with family and friends, I can’t help but think about t… Read More

Event Recap “How to market your skills to a job in a new field in a new country”

In today’s competitive job market, finding work requires more than just submitting resumes. This issue was the subject of this talk “How to market your skills to a job in a new field in a new country”… Read More

Event Recap – Terrace Quantum Leaps Conference

On Nov 12, Northwest Science & Innovation Society (NSIS) had their 6th Quantum Leaps Conference.  It was held in partnership with the University of Northern BC at their Terrace, BC campus.  38 you… Read More

Brown Bag Series Event Recap “Bring Your Idea to Market”

On November 27, 2013, SCWIST held the last Brownbag event of the Fall series, and it ended on a high note.  The room was filled with undergrads and graduate students, even faculty members, of both sex… Read More

Brown Bag Series Event Recap “How to Network Better”

On November 13, 2013, SCWIST held the second Brownbag event titled “How to Network Better”. It was an interactive workshop facilitated by Wendy Turnbull, a marketing manager from BCTIA.  Attendees lea… Read More

SCWIST Meet-up: Get Back to Nature Owl Show Event Recap

SCWIST had a meet-up event at the Richmond Nature Park today and a couple of our members were on-site to check it out. Owls were the topic of the day and we were treated to live owls, family craft act… Read More

Interview with the President of SCWIST for International Innovation

Established in the 1980s, when there was a dire need for the promotion of women in the science and technology sectors, SCWIST continues to work towards equal representation for women in Canada. Rosine… Read More