Episode 87: Denise Williams, CEO, First Nations Technology Council
Denise Williams tells us about her work leading a nonprofit that connects with different levels of government, provides education and scholarship opportunities for Indigenous youth, and attempts to mend the digital divide between Indigenous communities. learn more →
The Winter Solstice and the Woman Who Explored the Sun
In this post, we're looking at the winter solstice, how it's celebrated around the world, and the discoveries of astronomer Cecilia Payne. learn more →
Access to Internet Advances “Economic Reconciliation” for Indigenous Communities
The United Nations have now declared access to technology and the web a human right - so why do 75% of Indigenous communities in Canada not have access to broadband internet? learn more →
December 17, 2020
In this post, we're looking at the winter solstice, how it's celebrated around the world, and the... read more
December 11, 2020
The United Nations have now declared access to technology and the web a human right - so why do 75%... read more
November 27, 2020
Despite the progression seen in the changing conditions of gender inequality in the workplace, the... read more
January 21, 2021
Communicating with Confidence
Communication in the workplace is nuanced - indeed. From navigating conversations with colleagues at different levels of leadership in an organization to the culture of communication inside a company to the social dynamics at play that can make being heard a challenge, our confidence in finding our words and using them well can be tested—time and again.
January 23, 2021
Design our Future
Design our Future by Geering Up features creative and fun ways to help our world from home, using engineering.
January 27, 2021
Introduction to Negotiation
Negotiation is one of the most dreaded and important skill sets to have in your leadership repertoire. To be an effective negotiator, we have to first get comfortable with asking for things and then understand the mechanics and nuances of negotiations. This session is an introduction to these techniques and will give you a model to practice in your future negotiations.
February 02, 2021
Virtual STEM Career Fair
This event gives you the opportunity to get a foot on the career ladder. The STEM Careers Fair will feature a panel of established professionals and recruiters.
February 25, 2021
The Future of Tech (All Girls) - Grade 11
As technology continues to evolve in our daily lives, we are able to leverage new technologies for new applications. The Future of Tech creates the bridge and identifies the differences between electrical and computer engineering through hands-on workshops. Engineering students share ideas and perceptions bringing you closer to this exciting domain.