Current students

The Round Table with WiE leaders is back! Join us at the Round Table with Ada Hurst and Kelly Scherr. The Round Table with WiE Leaders is a series of monthly roundtable discussions which provide networking and mentorship forum for graduate and undergraduate students. At the Round Table, we hope to connect you to WiE leaders in academia, industry, and government. Listen to their stories and be inspired to overcome and succeed.

The Women in Engineering Committee, in collaboration with the National Society of Black Engineers, will be sitting down for a fireside chat with Ajoa Mintah, UWaterloo Chemical Engineering Graduate and owner/founder of Four All Ice Cream. We will be speaking with Ajoa about her journey as a black, female entrepreneur. Participants will have the opportunity to ask Ajoa about her experience and journey from engineering student to business owner. Register now for this exciting event! 

Date: May 24th

Time: 6-7:30pm

Location: E7 Event Space

Are you finding it challenging to begin writing your thesis? Do you feel overwhelmed by the research and don't know where to start? Join our Tips & Tricks for Starting Your Thesis workshop and unlock your writing potential! In this workshop facilitated by the Writing and Communication Centre, we will go through various writing techniques and project management strategies tailored to the needs of Engineering graduate students. Whether you're just starting out or looking to improve your writing skills, this workshop is the perfect opportunity to take your writing to the next level. Register now as spots are limited!

Date: May 23rd

Time: 4-5pm

Location: E7 Outreach Classrooms (1327/1331)

Join the Women in Engineering Undergraduate and Graduate Committees as we kick off the Spring 2023 term with games, food, and networking with fellow UW students! Industry mentors from PointClickCare will be present to network with students and discuss employment opportunities. Please register as food and swag is limited. 

Date: May 17th

Time: 5pm to 7pm

Location: CPH Courtyard

Drop ins are welcome but we will not be able to guarantee food.

The WiE Committee is hosting a Car Care Workshop with AutoCate, a company dedicated to educating and empowering car owners. Alongside AutoCate, participants will learn how to jump start a battery, check their oil, and learn the basic terminology of car functions. The in-person workshop is an opportunity to get some hands-on skills and leave the workshop with auto-confidence!

On March 8th, International Women’s Day, The Undergraduate and Graduate Women in Engineering Committee will be hosting a panel discussion on breaking the bias in engineering! Hear from a powerful group of female and non-binary industry leaders about their experiences, journey and advice for women in engineering! Registration is required to attend the event.