Category Archives: Organizations

Canadian Federation of University Women

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The vision of the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) is to provide equal education and opportunities for all.  CFUW supports advancements in research by women, networking events, educational programs and fellowships. To learn more visit the CFUW’s site.

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National Volunteer Week

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There are more than 13 million volunteers across Canada providing their time, expertise and ideas to improve their community. This year April 6 marks the beginning of  National Volunteer Week. To learn more, visit Volunteer Canada.

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Canadian Light Source

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The Canadian Light Source is a leading facility in synchrotron science and its applications. Located within the University of Saskatchewan campus, it is a centre for cutting edge research, education and outreach.  Learn more about synchrotron here.

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Engineering Institute of Canada

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The Engineering Institute of Canada was established almost 150 years ago in an effort to faciliate the growth and services related to engineering. Its objectives include continuing education, providing scholarships and awards, networking, and assisting with the development of engineering societies and conferences.

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Compute Canada


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Compute Canada manages high performance computing systems across Canada. Working with Canadian universities, they help to ensure the availability of current technology needed for sophiscated research and scientific progress.

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Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies

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The Association of Canadian Universities for Northern Studies helps to promote research and education in Canada’s North.  They are active in providing researchers with funding and colloboration opportunities through their conferences, scholarships and network.

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Centre for Women in Science

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Wilfrid Laurier  Centre for Women in Science attracts, supports and celebrates women in science, engineering and mathematics. Follow this new  center as they grow and develop by attending events, donating, volunteering, etc.

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