Author: Comms Events

Event Recap: Quantum Leaps Conference Series – Where Environment Meets Tech Careers

Written by Akanksha Chudgar, and Camila Castaneda, SCWIST Communications and Events Coordinator. Edited by Ashley van der Pouw Kraan, SCWIST Communications and Events Coordina… Read More

Bison Regional Science Fair brings together students to showcase their projects

Written by Dr. Anju Bajaj, Associate Principal Catholic School Commission, Research Scientist in Cell Pathophysiology and Prime Minister National Teaching Award Recipient and Camila Castaneda, SCWIST… Read More

Women’s heart health: No more flying under the radar

Previously published by CHÉOS on International Women’s Day. Written by Alison Müller, Communications & Social Media Officer, Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences (… Read More

Event Recap: 2022 Wonder Women Networking Evening

Written by Jordana Smith, WWNE Event Coordinator, Danniele Livengood, WWNE Emcee and Camila Castaneda SCWIST Communications and Events Coordinator. On March 9, 2022, SCWIST and Science World ho… Read More

SCWIST Youth Skills Development Awardee finds her passion in tech

Written by Annie Boltwood, SCWIST Youth Skills Development Awardee 2021 and Sukhbir Kaur, Communications Volunteer. Computer Science at SFU From building chatbots to calculating the time com… Read More

Achieving 50-30: Five Insights for Advocacy Champions to Help Move the Dial for Women in STEM

Written by: Élizabeth Martel Project Leader, Eveline Pasman Committee Member, Melanie Ratnam Advocacy Director and Camila Castaneda SCWIST Communications and Events Coordinator. Representation for wom… Read More

Mentoring Budding Young Scientists in the Bison Regional Science Fair!

Written by JeAnn Watson, Youth Engagement Director and Dr. Anju Bajaj Associate Principal Catholic School Commission, Research Scientist in Cell Pathophysiology and PM National Teaching Awar… Read More

Technology focused Quantum Leaps Conference Series

Written by JeAnn Watson, Youth Engagement Director and Camila Castaneda, SCWIST Communications and Events Coordinator. When 50 percent of the workforce is female, but they only account for a quarte… Read More

SCWIST Digital Literacy Scholarships Build Confidence, Skills & Career Opportunities in TECH

As part of the SCALE project to build capacity, SCWIST partnered with Lighthouse Labs to offer a series of digital literacy scholarships for training in web development, data analytics and front-end d… Read More