Women in Engineering at the University of Waterloo

wie logoWomen 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.

  1. Oct. 23, 2017 GoEngGirl 2017 was a big success!

    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!

  2. Oct. 6, 2017Professor Mary Wells guests on The Agenda with Steve Paikin

    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.  

  3. Oct. 17, 2016Go ENG Girl on CTV newsGo ENG Girl logo

    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 :) 

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  1. Nov. 29, 2017Mini Hackathonarduino competition participants

    Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017

  2. Dec. 6, 2017Dec. 6 Memorial - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Womentake action on violence against women on dec. 6

    National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

    Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    3:00 - 3:30pm

    Sedra Student Design Centre, Engineering 5

  3. Jan. 13, 2018Badge Day The 1st Palgrave Guide Unit brainstorming the many types of engineers involved in designing an environmentally-friendly vehicle.

    Girl Guides are invited to the University of Waterloo to earn their Physics Badge! Complete all the requirements through fun and interactive activity stations led by university students and staff. In addition to completing the badge requirements, the guides will also engage with inspiring mentors who demystify the university experience and technology careers.

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