President’s Blog

President’s Message

From Paloma Corvalan, President Happy new year to you all and happy 40th anniversary to SCWIST! I am in awe of the global collaboration that has resulted in us creating a COVID-19 vaccine in le… Read More

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

President’s blog Sept 2014

MakePossible, WEB Alliance, & SCWIST Less than a month to launch our MakePossible mentorship beta version and we already have been engaged in many conversations and meetings that support its missi… Read More

President Blog August 2014

Throughout my many years in the corporate world I have learned about the impact of changing the form of a team by adding/removing members and about how the famous sequence of “forming, storming, normi… Read More

Presidents Blog: June

There are certain things at SCWIST we can predict with great certainty as it has shown in the past 33 years – the commitment of people getting engaged with the organization at the board and volunteer… Read More

Presidents Blog: May

Our May SCWIST board meeting was mostly about the upcoming AGM which will take place on June 18th at the Brock House in Point Grey. To prepare for the AGM, we reviewed the YTD financial report, went t… Read More

Presidents Blog: April

In case you were ever wondering about how everything at SCWIST gets done, we actually meet on the first Wednesday of every month at 6:15 pm and often run until about 10 pm! One might think it’s challe… Read More

Presidents Blog: March 2014

Spring and SCWIST As a non-profit organization which has been managed mainly by volunteers since its inception in 1981, SCWIST has had a long history of creative and inspiring initiatives which cover… Read More

Presidents Blog: February 2014

As SCWIST’s Board of Directors and members gear up for one of the most exciting years for our organization, I am honoured to be called upon to take over the role of Acting President by our Board of Di… 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