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Thursday, December 11, 2014 — 4:00 PM EST

Graduate Seminar Series

Intelligent Transportation Systems Powering Driver - Centric Technology

Speaker: Dr. Allaa Hilal
Date: Thursday December 11, 2014
Time: 4:00pm – 5:00 pm
Place: EIT 3142, Refreshments will be served
 
Thursday, December 11, 2014 — 3:00 PM EST
WiE Faculty Reception

The Women in Engineering (WiE) committee is organizing an end-of-term get together for female faculty on Thursday, December 11, from 3-5pm in the E5 lounge. 

Friday, December 5, 2014 — 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM EST
December 6 - National day or rembrance and action on violence against women

Join in marking the twenty-fifth anniversary of the École Polytechnique tragedy honouring the women who lost their lives and commemorating the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 — 6:00 PM EST
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To wrap up the term, we're inviting Girls Club participants and their families to the Gustav Bakos Observatory at the University of Waterloo! This additional meeting is free of charge, and we'd love to see you there! Space is limited, so be sure to register soon!

Saturday, November 29, 2014 — 1:00 PM EST

Girls Club engages participants through activities designed to dispel stereotypes about engineers and scientists and inspire girls to pursue these studies in high school and post-secondary education.

For more information, please visit the ESQ website

Tuesday, November 25, 2014 — 7:00 PM EST

Women in Engineering is hosting a free yoga event at CIF Studio.  This will be a beginner level class, and everyone is welcome to participate. No previous yoga experience required!  Yoga mats will be available for your use, and remember to wear comfortable exercise clothing.

Saturday, November 22, 2014 — 1:00 PM EST

Girls Club engages participants through activities designed to dispel stereotypes about engineers and scientists and inspire girls to pursue these studies in high school and post-secondary education.

For more information, please visit the ESQ website

Saturday, November 22, 2014 — 10:30 AM EST

A pre-exam meeting where the mentees can get study tips and support or just a place to relax for a few hours with friends. This will be the last WiE Mentorship event and will recap the term. Suggestions for next year will be welcome. Catered by the C&D and held in POETS!

Monday, November 17, 2014 — 12:30 PM EST

This one and a half hour seminar is designed to help graduate students cultivate the negotiation and presentation skills essential for academic and professional success. The event will feature Senior Case Consultant Jeremy De Boer, from the University of Waterloo's Conflict Management and Human Rights Office (CMAHRO), and Deitra Sawh, PhD candidate in Systems Design Engineering, and creator of the seminar 'Six Steps to Selling Yourself'. 

Friday, November 14, 2014 (all day) to Sunday, November 16, 2014 (all day)

The National Conference on Women in Engineering (NCWiE) is an annual conference put on under the Canadian Federation of Engineering Students. Originally, the primary focus of NCWiE was to encourage discussion on the issues of lack of representation of women in the field of engineering (especially at senior leadership levels) and to discuss issues facing women in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) fields. NCWiE has now expanded to include discussion on all areas of diversity in engineering.

Saturday, November 1, 2014 — 12:30 PM to 1:15 PM EDT

You and your family are invited to join us for a Women in Engineering Information Session designed with your questions and interests in mind. 

While you are here; go on a campus tour, visit the residences you're interested in, attend program information sessions, learn about key campus services, and meet with academic and co-op experts. We're looking forward to your visit!

Tuesday, October 28, 2014 — 7:00 PM EDT

Women in Engineering is hosting a free yoga event at CIF Studio.  This will be a beginner level class, and everyone is welcome to participate. No previous yoga experience required!  Yoga mats will be available for your use, and remember to wear comfortable exercise clothing.

Saturday, October 25, 2014 — 1:00 PM EDT

Girls Club engages participants through activities designed to dispel stereotypes about engineers and scientists and inspire girls to pursue these studies in high school and post-secondary education.

For more information, please visit the ESQ website

Saturday, October 18, 2014 — 1:00 PM EDT

Girls Club engages participants through activities designed to dispel stereotypes about engineers and scientists and inspire girls to pursue these studies in high school and post-secondary education.

For more information, please visit the ESQ website

Saturday, October 18, 2014 — 9:00 AM to 1:30 PM EDT
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Explore the exciting field of engineering! Go ENG Girl is an exciting opportunity for Grade 7 - 10 girls to visit the University of Waterloo and learn about the wonderful world of engineering. Meet women currently studying engineering, learn about some of the amazing things women engineers are doing, and participate in a cool hands-on activity.

Thursday, October 9, 2014 — 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM EDT

Come out and learn the ropes of the Rock Climbing Wall! The workshop is now FULL! 

Saturday, October 4, 2014 — 11:00 AM EDT
Photo of audience during 2013 conference

Tips for Transitioning from School to the Workplace

This full day conference for upper year engineering students will showcase a variety of  career options, transition tips and skill building sessions on what to expect when you enter the workforce, sign a contract and begin building a career. 

Saturday, September 27, 2014 — 1:00 PM EDT

Girls Club engages participants through activities designed to dispel stereotypes about engineers and scientists and inspire girls to pursue these studies in high school and post-secondary education.

For more information, please visit the ESQ website

Thursday, September 25, 2014 — 8:00 PM EDT

After the Art Extravaganza adventure, how about moving down to CIF for a campfire? This will provide mentors and first-years time to de-stress before midterms and catch up on the progression of the term, or just relax with friends.

Thursday, September 25, 2014 — 6:00 PM EDT

Do you remember that scene in the Princess Diaries where they fillballoons with paint, mount them on a canvas, and throw darts at them?! Well This is IT! There may even be a surprise under the paint.

Saturday, September 13, 2014 — 1:00 PM EDT

Girls Club engages participants through activities designed to dispel stereotypes about engineers and scientists and inspire girls to pursue these studies in high school and post-secondary education.

For more information, please visit the ESQ website

Saturday, September 13, 2014 — 12:00 PM EDT
Hanging out with a mentor

Women in Engineering (WiE) welcomes all new female students and faculty to the Waterloo Engineering on Saturday, September 13, 2014.

Please join us for food, games, fun activities, plus meet and mingle with your peers and current faculty, graduate and undergraduate students. 

Monday, August 18, 2014 (all day) to Friday, August 22, 2014 (all day)
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Engaging in Entrepreneurship & Engineering (E3) powered by Google for Entrepreneurs is a week-long camp for high school students entering grades 11-12 who are interested in learning the basics of entrepreneurship. Whether you think of yourself as an ideas-person, business-savvy, developer, or designer; this camp is for you! 

Thursday, July 31, 2014 — 2:30 PM EDT

Teaching Techniques to Encourage Women to Persist and Succeed in Engineering

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the current percent of women in undergraduate engineering studies.
  2. Understand and explain the differences between men and women that result in lower enrolment and retention in engineering.
  3. Relate literature findings to personal experiences and observations.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 — 5:00 PM EDT
ice cream cones

Join us on in the evening for a discussion on how to be a good mentor for next term. You'll get a chance to hear from us about what works and what doesn't, and we would love your feedback on how to improve the mentorship program! Ice cream included!

This is not a female exclusive event, come join us males! Everyone is welcome; it can also benefit you if you want to be involved with Frosh Mentoring.

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