WWEST Blog

  • AI4All is Seeking Project and Program MentorsAI4All is Seeking Project and Program Mentors
    AI4All is now recruiting graduate students in the SFU School of Computing Science for Invent the Future, a 2-week summer enrichment program for grade 10 and 11 young women.

  • International Women's Day 2019International Women's Day 2019
    We take a look at the 2019 International Women's Day events taking place in BC.

  • CWSE National Chair Network Conference Funding AnnouncementCWSE National Chair Network Conference Funding Announcement
    If you're organizing a STEM-related conference in Canada, make sure to apply for the NSERC CWSE National Conference Grant! The NSERC CWSE National Conference Grant has been established to provide funding to conference organizers for participant travel or participation costs for people in STEM studies or careers to attend national conferences and workshops in Canada.

  • Starting STEM EarlyStarting STEM Early
    We look at Canadian school programs that focus on STEM before post-secondary school.

  • What is Athena SWAN?What is Athena SWAN?
    On International Day of Women and Girls in Science on Feb 11 the Science Minister announced the draft for the Athena SWAN charter in Canada. The charter was made popular in the UK and has now been brought here as the made-for-Canada charter.