status of women

SCWIST Invited to House of Commons in Ottawa

SCWIST was invited by the House of Commons for the second time to present to the Standing Committee on the Status of Women on April 23, 2015.   Our secretary, Danniele Livengood, and past Directo… Read More

Event Recap: Brown Bag UBC Mar 5 – Make Possible

UBC Brown Bag Lunch Series: Make Possible Mentoring Network Workshop Date of Event: March 5, 2015 Speakers: Cheryl Kristiansen and Gwen Gnazdowsky SCWIST has launched its Make Possible Mentoring Netwo… Read More

Event Recap: Brown Bag Feb 25 – Mentorship

Putting Principles into Practice: Mentoring Coaching and Skills Workshop with Gwen Gnazdowsky & Cheryl Kristiansen Date of Event: Feb 25, 2015 Speakers: Cheryl Kristiansen and Gwen Gnazdowsky &nbs… Read More

Women on Board

Women on Board Resources Here are some resources regarding Board Opportunities and Initiatives to help get more women on boards: Canadian Board Diversity Council:  http://www.boarddiversity.ca/ Ins… Read More

Event Recap: SFU & UBC Brown Bag – Make Possible

Make Possible Mentoring Workshops Date of Event: Feb 26 @ SFU; Mar 5 @UBC Speakers: Cheryl Kristiansen and Gwen Gnazdowsky Graduate students recently participated in Make Possible Mentoring Workshops… Read More

May 22 & 23 – Creating Connections 2015

Creating Connections 4.0 – “Engaging our World” Date: May 22 & 23, 2015 Creating Connections has an amazing program with a diverse selection of insightful and inspiring sessions… Read More

Make Possible Update

Special thanks to Make Possible volunteers for providing their valuable feedback and creative ideas at the recent Make Possible Prototype Testing Workshop held July 30th.   Participants were divided i… Read More