Women in Engineering at the University of Waterloo
Women in Engineering (WiE) at the University of Waterloo exists to support current female engineers and university students, while encouraging the next generation of women to pursue careers in engineering.
The WiE committee members come from a variety of backgrounds which helps meet the diverse needs of it audience. Since 1992 WiE has been providing resources, programs and networking opportunities for women in engineering at Waterloo.
WiE is an inclusive community that encourages participation regardless of gender, orientation, or background. All are welcome to attend!
- Oct. 23, 2017
We were excited to host and welcome 80 and their parents to campus on October 14, 2017, to join us for Go Eng Girl. We heard inspiring stories of the pathway to engineering from Amma Wakefield, asked questions, solved problems and learned about what's needed to take the next step towards post-secondary study in Engineering.
Check out a little snippet of the day!
- Oct. 6, 2017
Professor Mary Wells was invited to a panel on The Agenda with Steve Paikin to discuss 'The Changing Face of Engineering'. You can watch or listen to the full discussion below.
- Oct. 17, 2016
Go ENG Girl 2016 was a big success! Thank you to our sponsors, volunteers, students and parents!
Check out the full story at CTV News :)
- Apr. 27 to 29, 2018
The conference is an exciting opportunity for grade 11 girls to participate in hands-on workshops, explore the University of Waterloo, meet engineering students, compete in a design competition, and experience life in residence!
This year's conference will be held April 27th to April 29th. Spots are limited to 50 female students. There are still a few spots available so apply as soon as possible!
- May 3, 2018
Engineering Explorations is an opportunity to come and discover Waterloo Engineering and get hands on with family focused engineering activities.
- July 16 to 20, 2018
Code Squad Camp is a highlight event for grade 10 girls. This one week, overnight program creates a close-knit community of like-minded individuals working together to expand their knowledge of computer science and software development while preparing for a future career in any field. Applications are now open!