Events - 2018

Thursday, December 6, 2018 — 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM EST
take 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.

Wednesday, November 21, 2018 — 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM EST
four women working around a computer

Saturday, November 10, 2018 (all day)
Young women listening to a presenter




Saturday, October 20, 2018 — 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM EDT
https://uwaterloo.ca/women-in-engineering/events/go-eng-girl

Go ENG Girl logo

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.

go eng girl participants

Friday, September 7, 2018 — 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM EDT
attendees at WiE BBQ

Women in Engineering (WiE) welcomes all students, staff and faculty to Waterloo Engineering on Friday, September 7th, 2018. All are welcome!

The BBQ will start at 11 am and will go until around 1 pm. You can pop in whenever you get a bit of time! This is a casual event so people will be coming in and out :)

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

Monday, July 16, 2018 (all day) to Friday, July 20, 2018 (all day)
Code squad logo

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! 

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 — 5:00 PM EDT
Sketch of a car

Date: Wednesday July 11, 2018

When: 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Where: E5 Student Design Centre

Food:free pizza dinner included!

Instructor: Stefanie Bruinsma (Licensed Mechanic and Powertrain Researcher)

Come learn some basic vehicle maintenance from a licensed mechanic!

Topics are subject to change but may include: 

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 — 5:30 PM EDT
FreshBooks logo

Date: Wednesday June 20, 2018

When: 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Where: RCH 306

Anxious about applying to your first job?  Building your first resume?  Wondering if it’s appropriate to connect with a job poster on LinkedIn? Or curious to know what an employer looks for in a resume?  FreshBooks is excited to spend time with you and provide you with some tips & employer insights to help you answer these questions and more. 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 — 5:30 PM EDT
Relish Cooking Studio logo

Date: Wednesday June 13, 2018

When: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Where: RCH 306

Tired of making mediocre meals of mac and cheese? Scared you'll be stuck with a cereal supper? No longer have the gumption to make food for consumption?

When it boils down to it, building basic cooking skills is essential for turning your culinary catastrophes into cuisine machines!

Friday, May 25, 2018 — 4:30 PM to Saturday, May 26, 2018 — 10:15 AM GMT
People enjoying outside barbecue event

Date: May 25-26, 2018

Where: St. Paul's

WiE invites potential incoming female students to get to know your future peers and campus! 

Discover WiE is an overnight event where you will have the opportunity to hear from faculty and staff at Waterloo Engineering, meet current students, and learn about the support that University of Waterloo provides its female students. You will also meet some of your future female classmates! 

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 — 5:30 PM EDT
TD Logo

Date: Wednesday May 23, 2018

When: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Where: RCH 306

Thursday, May 3, 2018 — 6:00 PM EDT
People at university event

Engineering Explorations is an opportunity to come and discover Waterloo Engineering and get hands on with family focused engineering activities. 

Friday, April 27, 2018 (all day) to Sunday, April 29, 2018 (all day)
Catalyst logo

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! 

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 — 5:30 PM EDT

Where: DWE 1501

What: gain resources and tools regarding resiliency and coping skills in an academic setting; join an impactful discussion with your peers!

Food: Free dinner as always!

When: 5:30 – 7:00 pm

Who: Fiona Dhanapala, Engineeing Counsellor 

Saturday, March 10, 2018 — 4:30 PM EST
wie logo

Congratulations, you’re in!

Women in Engineering would like to invite you to an exclusive event on on Saturday, March 10, 2018.

Hear from faculty and staff at Waterloo Engineering, meet current students, and learn about the support that University of Waterloo provides its female students. You will also meet some of your future female classmates while working together on a mini engineering project.

We anticipate that spaces will fill quickly, so register today to save spaces for you and your family.

Thursday, March 8, 2018 — 6:30 PM EST
Wonder Woman Movie Poster

Where: Princess Twin Cinema (46 King St. N. N2J 2W8)

What:Networking event for WiE Community + free screening of Wonder Woman and Hors D'oeuvres

Who: Anyone and everyone!

Saturday, February 24, 2018 (all day)
What's Next Conference attendees

This is a conference designed for young women in grades 10/11 to explore engineering and gain a better understanding of the course pathway that is needed in high school.

Engineering is an exciting field and too many women don’t realize they want to pursue this career path until after grade 12. Don’t wait this long to discover what engineering is all about, what courses you need to take, the different types of engineers there are, meet current female engineers from industry, and try out hands-on activities related to coding, tech, math, and physics.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 — 5:30 PM EST
E5 machine shop key chain activity

Date: Wednesday January 17, 2018

When: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Where: E5 Machine Shop

**Note: due to room capacity, this workshop will be offered to the first 35 people who sign-up. Anyone past 35 will be put on a wait list

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 — 5:30 PM EST
fun with soldering

Date: Wednesday January 10, 2018

When: 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm

What: Soldering 101 with our Rocket Ships

Where: DWE 1501

**Note: feel free to drop-in throughout this session

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