Month: November 2014

President’s blog Nov 2014

We are in the midst of an important study on Status of Women in Canada and on its imperative economic and social advantages. SCWIST is engaged with full power in this initiative and we have a voice! W… Read More

BrownBag Event: Finding and Giving Career Support with Fiona Brinkman

Date: Wednesday Nov 27 Time: 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Location: SFU Burnaby Campus  (Room 2020 Library) Register:  https://www.sfu.ca/dean-gradstudies/blog/year/2014/11/SCIWSTnov2014.html The Brown Ba… Read More

SCWIST to present to the Standing Committee on the Status of Women in Ottawa on Nov 18, 2014

Good morning, Honourable Members. My name is Fariba Pacheleh, I am an engineer and the current president of the Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology, SCWIST. For the past 30 years, SCW… Read More

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 tech… Read More

BrownBag Event: Conflict Resolution for the Professional Woman – Part II

Date: Wednesday Nov 26 Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Location: UBC Point Grey Campus, Beaty Biodiversity Research Centre (Room 224) Register:  http://www.eventsbot.com/events/eb956017767 The Brown Ba… Read More

BrownBag Recap: SCWIST Review: None of us are as smart as all of us: Teamwork strategies in STEM

SCWIST Review: None of us are as smart as all of us: Teamwork strategies in STEM Overview by Emma Griffiths, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, SFU. SFU, Burnaby Ca… Read More

BrowBag Recap: Conflict Resolution for the Professional Woman

Conflict Resolution for the Professional Woman Speaker: Lindi Frost Where a group of people works together, very likely there is difference in opinions that may lead to conflict situations. As women w… Read More