Science Fair Foundation Fun Run
There is still space to run with the SCWIST team on May 25! Sign up for yourself and your whole family. Discount registration available for SCWIST members. Email [email protected] for more information.
SCWIST is proud to offer a scholarship to a SCWIST member selected to attend the Science Communications 2014 program at the Banff Centre. For more info, visit www.banffscience.ca or email [email protected]
Application deadline: March 26, 2014.
ms infinity Update
- Accepting Mentor Volunteers for Spring eMentoring Session – You can be anywhere in Canada as the entire program is done online! Email [email protected] for more info.
- “Glo Germ” Workshop at 5th Hyde Creek Brownies, Port Coquitlam read more
- Annual Big Sisters – Science Day at UBC is coming up! read more
We are looking for volunteers interested in public relation, marketing, and partnership policy to join our Strategic Development Committee. Whether you have these skills to offer or would like to enhance them, email [email protected]
It was my great pleasure to organize XX Evening 2014, an evening of networking and dynamic discussion, for women studying and working in science, engineering, and technology. The event was a great success, with about 189 attendees in total, including SCWIST board members, volunteers, and Wonder Women. This women-only evening connects young science, technology and engineering enthusiasts with mentors in a range of fields and is set to inspire the next generation of female scientist. Panelists Valerie Fraser, Tamsin Lyle, Laurel Schafer, and Kathryn Bray shared their stories of success and challenge in industry, academia, and self-employment, and offered tips for finding a good mentor and managing time efficiently… and also for keeping your balance with yoga, humour and the occasional beer tasting!…read more