SCWIST BrownBag Lunch Meeting Series

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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 women in STEM fields advance their careers.

Topic: Mentoring; Making the Most Out of a Mentorship Relationship

In anticipation of National Mentoring Month, join us for an interactive, informative session with Gwen Gnazdowsky. Bring your business cards, as we will be starting to create Mentorship relationships!

• How to find a good mentor
• How to be a supportive mentor for your mentee
• How to build a strong relationship with your mentor or mentee

Date:   January 30, 2013
Time:  12:00-1:30 PM
Place: UBC Point Grey Campus, The Beaty Biodiversity Research Centre (Room 224)

Coffee, tea and cookies will be served, please bring your own mug.
Speaker: Gwen Gnazdowsky Personal & Professional Development Coach
Owner of One Conversation Coaching & Consulting

Empowering people achieve Personal, Professional & Relationship Goals for over 25 years, One Conversation at a Time!

Gwen began One Conversation Coaching & Facilitation in 1995, offering her services to Individuals, Couples, Families and Organizations. With a background in Social Work and Life Skills Coaching, Gwen works privately with clients or develops programs tailored to the client’s needs, such as Empower ME Seminar Series and Relationship Boot Camp. In addition to her private practice, Gwen is a strong advocate of Mentorship and is the Mentorship Advisor for the Women in Leadership Foundation and a Seminar Facilitator for the YWCA’s ‘Connect to Success Mentorship Program’. Gwen has been the Head Coach & Team Facilitator for Women In Film’s ‘Flash Forward Program’ and recently has been the Retreat Facilitator for the Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society. Gwen also teaches Communication & Public Speaking Courses for Continuing Education at the Vancouver School Board.


If you would like to join us for our BrownBag Meeting in January, please register via email under [email protected]. For upcoming meetings in this series please check the SCWIST events calendar.



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