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

SCWIST Receives Status of Women Funding for 3-year Project to Make DIVERSITY Possible!

SCWIST is proud to announce the receipt of funding from Status of Women Canada (SWC) for a 3-year project to advance gender diversity in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math).   The new pro… 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

Brains, Behaviour, Girls and Geeks

by Jane O’Hara It’s a fact that women today are still underrepresented in numbers in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), with the exception of life sciences (… Read More

Thoughts on ‘Science. It’s a Girl Thing’

By Kristi Charish. This is a tricky blog to write. So much so I’ve been mulling over what I’m going to say all week. It’s not every day the science community responds so passionately to a media… Read More

Event Recap – XX Evening

On March 8th, 2012, SCWIST, in a longstanding and successful partnership with TELUS World of Science, Vancouver SCWIST members and non-members alike enjoyed another year of XX Evening; an event where… Read More