Month: October 2021

Making it Rain at SCWIST: Meet the New Strategic Partnerships and Fundraising Team!

When people ask me why I joined and volunteer with SCWIST, I tell them that I believe in the organization’s cause, am amazed at its dedication to improving the presence and influence of women an… Read More

Enhancing Diversity in our STEM Community

On October 1st, the Student Biotechnology Network hosted their annual Building Biotech Expo, a leading networking event with the best and the brightest of the BC biotech and life sciences industry.… Read More

SCWIST SIGs: Looking Towards the Future and Bringing Equity in STEM to the Forefront

SCWIST chapters are transforming! They are becoming more specialized and targeted committees called SIGs (special interest groups). This important work has been initiated with the support and comm… Read More

SCWIST Announces New Pilot Project “Supporting Safe STEM Workplaces”

SCWIST is pleased to announce new funding from the Department of Justice Canada for a project to support safe STEM workplaces. The project, in partnership with WomanACT, aims to prevent sexual harassm… Read More