Six young women entering STEM disciplines have been awarded a 2016 University of Waterloo HeForShe IMPACT scholarship.
Incoming Science students Stephanie Swanson (pictured left) and Emily Carlson (pictured right) were among the recipients.
Anya Forestell, a student in the Department of Physics and Astronomy student, will be speaking today at the second anniversary celebration of the UN Women's HeForShe movement for gender equity.
Forestell will share her experiences as being a woman in STEM. The event will be held at the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) event in New York City.
Dean Bob Lemieux named Professor David Rose (left) the Faculty of Science HeforShe Leader. Rose is also the Chair for the Department of Biology.
Six young women entering STEM disciplines in science, technology, engineering and mathematics will begin their studies this year with a $12,000 HeForShe IMPACT Scholarship from the University of Waterloo.
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