Employee Resource Group (ERG) Implementation Workshop

On July 25th, Jillian Climie and Sophie Warwick, co-founders of The Thoughtful Co., walked us through how to implement an Employee Resource Group (ERG), delivering an easy-to-follow action plan to equ… 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

SCWIST at Gender Equality Network Canada to Make DIVERSITY Possible

Montreal:  November 12 – 14, 2019 SCWIST GENC Leaders (left to right)  Fariba Pacheleh, Anja Lanz and Christin Wiedemann  Leaders from SCWIST (Society for Canadian Women in Scien… Read More

Member Digital Experience Coordinator

he Society for Canadian Women in Science and Technology (SCWIST) founded in 1981 is a non-profit organization that empowers and encourages girls and women in the field of science, engineering and tech… Read More

Event: Beaty BioDiversity Tour and Meet Up

Date: Saturday Aug 23rd, 2014  Time: 12:45 PM – 4:00 pM  Cost: $10 per person in a group; with UBC ID entrance is free.   Address: Beaty Biodiversity Museum (2212 Main Mall, Vancouver, BC, Canad… 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

Event Recap: Volunteer & Staff Appreciation Event

The Volunteer & Staff Appreciation Event on June 21st was a great suc-cess – the weather gods smiled on us and we had an exquisitely sunny day for a picnic in Stanley Park. Volunteers, staff… Read More

‘Becoming Leaders’ Workshop

‘Becoming Leaders’ Workshop  An Introduction to Leadership Skills and Strategies for Women in Science and Technology Wednesday, September 17, 2014 8:30 am to 5:00 pm  SFU Harbour Centre, 515 West Hast… Read More

Event Recap – SCWIST AGM 2014

Close to 50 people including new and existing members and founders attended the SCWIST AGM on June 18. It was a night of sharing as Rosine, our past President, started off the night and warmly welcome… Read More