Episode 65: Vienna Lam, Lab Manager & Researcher, SFU Centre for Forensic Research & School of Criminology
In this episode, we hear from Vienna Lam, a graduate researcher and the Lab Manager at the SFU Centre for Forensic Research and School of Criminology. learn more →
Over the years countless women have taken folic acid during pregnancy, but how many people actually know how this discovery came about? In the 1920s, while studying anemia in pregnant women, Lucy Wills discovered the benefits of folic acid by giving monkeys, and finally women, Marmite. It was this discovery that led to healthier pregnancies for generations to come. learn more →
November 16, 2019
Women Helping Women: The Power of Mentorship
The District of Mission and Mission Public School District are hosting the first Women helping Women; The Power of Mentorship forum at Heritage Park Middle School.
November 19, 2019
CCW Mentorship Breakfast Series
Join Canadian Construction Women on Tuesday November 19th for their first mentorship breakfast!
November 20, 2019
Leveraging Diverse Abilities in Tech HR: A Workshop by Veza Strategy
In this interactive workshop, participants will explore the experiences of people with barriers to employment such as immigration, neurodiverse ability, and more, as they navigate the rapid currents of the tech industry.
November 23, 2019
Let's Talk Tech
Join us for half-day workshops of tech-focused excitement!
November 25, 2019
Laser Focus: Insight from a Nobel Laureate
Dr. Donna Strickland is one of the recipients of the Nobel Prize in Physics 2018 for co-inventing chirped pulse amplification with Dr. Gérard Mourou, her PhD supervisor at the time of the discovery. She is currently a professor in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Waterloo.