Month: January 2014

DAWEG WIE Vancouver Networking Event

Date: March 07, 2014 Time: 6:30 PM-9:00 PM: DAWEG WIE Vancouver Networking Event Location: YMCA Downtown, 535 Hornby Street, Welch 1 & 2 Room, 4th Floor, Vancouver, BC V6C 2E8 Topic: Entrepreneurs… Read More

Event Recap – SCWIST Annual New Year New Beginnings Party

What a fun night it turned out to be at SCWIST New Year Party!  We had almost 50 guests including some of the SCWIST founders, current members and new members!  The venue at UWCV Hycroft was lovely, f… Read More

Event Recap – IWIS X CIHR Cafe Scientifique: Understanding the Nuts and BONES of Osteoporosis

On January 16 2014, IWIS hosted the first Cafe Scientifique to discuss the risk factors and preventive strategies of osteoporosis. Dr. Jerilynn Prior, a Professor of Endocrinology at UBC, gave a prese… Read More

January 2014 SCWIST Newsletter

  Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology Promotes, encourages and empowers women and girls in science and technology IN THIS IS… Read More

Updates from ms infinity – Accepting New Volunteers for the Ms Infinity eMentoring Program

We are currently accepting new volunteers for the ms infinity eMentoring program. eMentoring is an eight-week program that pairs a young woman in Grade 11 or 12 with a woman currently working in STEM… Read More

Presidents Blog: January 2014

Happy New Year SCWISTies! I hope you all had a wonderful holiday filled with lots of laughter, relaxation and great food! 2014 is going to be a big year for SCWIST! Having been awarded a significant g… Read More

IWIS EVENT – Cafe Scientifique: Getting to the HEART of Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases

  Cafe Scientifique: Getting to the HEART of Preventing Cardiovascular Diseases When: February 6th, 2014, 6:00pm – 8:00pm Where: The Wicklow Pub Address: 610 Stamps Landing Vancouver, BC… Read More

BROWN BAG Lunch Series: Goal Setting

SCWIST BROWNBAG LUNCH SERIES: Two Part Series: GOAL SETTING: HOW TO ACHIEVE YOUR CAREER OBJECTIVES & MEASURE YOUR SUCCESS: EVALUATING YOUR PROGRESS The Brown Bag Series is a monthly event organiz… Read More

New Year New Beginnings – 3rd Annual SCWIST New Year Celebration

New Year New Beginnings 3rd Annual SCWIST New Year Celebration The Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) is pleased to invite you to our third annual SCWIST New Year Celebratio… Read More

IWIS Event – Understanding the Nuts and BONES of Osteoporosis

Understanding the Nuts and BONES of Osteoporosis “Fractures from osteoporosis are more common than heart attack, stroke and breast cancer combined. At least 1 in 3 women and 1 in 5 men will suffer fro… Read More