SCWIST in the Community

Events Round Up: November 2018

*Events curated by Jean Parlina and Khristine Carino. Want to include your event? Fill out this form. HIGHLIGHTS Nov 17 – Google Dev Fest, Burnaby (12-6 pm)  Google Developers Group, Burnaby,… 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 Brown Bag Lunch Series Meeting: How to Network Better!

The BrownBag Series is a monthly event organized by the Society of Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) whose purpose is to provide a place for learning and discussion of topics to help w… Read More

SCWIST presents Debbe Gervin Memorial Entrance Award

On October 4, SCWIST had the honor of presenting the Debbe Gervin Memorial Entrance Award at BCIT’s Entrance Awards Ceremony. The Debbe Gervin Memorial Entrance Award is an endowment established… Read More

SCWIST Meet-up – Get Back to Nature Mushroom Show

Did you know, there are thousands of wild mushroom varieties in the Lower mainland? Some are highly poisonous while others are priced for their delicious flavours, up to $100/lb for pine mushrooms! En… Read More

SCWIST participates in the 2013 Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup

On September 28, SCWIST participated in the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup,  one of the largest environmental events in Canada and the third largest cleanup in the world. The annual event began in 1… Read More

Harper Government Supports Project Aimed at Advancing Women in the Canadian Digital Economy

On October 7, the Government of Canada announced funding SCWIST for a new project to help women succeed in Canada’s technology Sector.  Read the full press release here or read below photo. VAN… Read More