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.

WiE is an inclusive community that encourages participation regardless of gender, orientation, or background. All are welcome to attend! 

  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. 21, 2018WiE Mini Hackathonfour women working around a computer

  2. Dec. 6, 2018Dec. 6 Memorial - National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Womentake action on violence against women on dec. 6

    Thursday, December 6, 2018

    10:30am - 11:00am

    Second-floor event space, Engineering 7

    An event marking the twenty-ninth anniversary of the École Polytechnique de Montréal tragedy honouring the women who lost their lives and commemorating the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

  3. Feb. 2, 2019Go CODE GirlGo CODE Girl logo

    Go CODE Girl provides an exciting opportunity for girls in grades 7-10 across Ontario to learn about the exciting world of coding and software development, and discover opportunities in computing and engineering fields.

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