WWEST Blog

  • Women in STEM and the EconomyWomen in STEM and the Economy
    The representation of women as major players in the economy and lesser players in the STEM job economy.

  • #MeToo and a Call for Intersectionality in STEM#MeToo and a Call for Intersectionality in STEM
    If the recent cases in the news and the stories that underlie the hashtag #MeToo have taught us anything, it's that there is not enough in place to keep women safe.

  • 2017-18 WWEST and eng•cite Funding Partners Announced!2017-18 WWEST and eng•cite Funding Partners Announced!
    These are all the organizations that will be receiving funding through the WWEST and eng•cite Funding Partners Program for the 2017-2018 season! We're excited to be working with so many amazing groups that support girls and women in STEM.

  • Gender Summit 11 North AmericaGender Summit 11 North America
    WWEST was proud to sponsor members from the BC/Yukon region to attend the Gender Summit 11 thanks to funding from NSERC. Today’s guest blogger, Audrey Aday, is a graduate student at UBC in Psychology and is also a member of the ESS Research Consortium.

  • 2017: A Year in Review2017: A Year in Review
    What have we been up to this year? So many things! Read all about them here.