Human Rights and Gender Discrimination 

human2Want to know more about legislation on Human Rights at the National and Provincial levels? Do you need strategies for addressing workplace discrimination? WISER invites you to a workshop where you will look at current cases to discuss upcoming trends in Human Rights practice and policy with particular relevance to gender and family. Join us in this great workshop to improve your knowledge about your rights.

When: Wednesday, November 26, 2014, 6pm to 8 pm
Where: Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA) building, Room 1 182, University of Alberta
Cost: $5 (Cash at door)
Registration and refreshments from 5:45 pm.

We encourage diversity at all our events; both men and women are welcome!


Managing Transitions 

APEGA The Women in APEGA committee will be hosting a panel presentation on Managing Transitions:Before, During, and After Leave, a planning resource guide for employees and employers. This will be targeted at graduate students, and will include an introduction, panel questions, and an open floor discussion with a panel of experienced members of APEGA.

When: Thursday, October 23rd 2014, 5:30 to 8:30 pm
Where: ECHA building, Room 1 490, UofA
Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

We encourage diversity at all our events; both men and women are welcome!

Negotiating for Success, Workshop for Women in Science, Engineering and Research

Want to improve your negotiation skills? WISER invites you to a workshop where you will build your skills through guided role-play exercises, learn about different negotiation models and assess your own negotiation strengths and challenges. Understand effective negotiation that can help you attain desired work assignments, promotions, financial benefits and project resources.


When: Saturday, September 27, 2014, 8 am to 4 pm

Where: General Services Building (GSB) 849, University of Alberta

Cost: $25


Lunch and refreshments will be served.

Bubble Tea Night 

Come out for an evening of networking with your WISER community: executive members, mentors, and other professionals. Reminisce about past WISER events, learn about exciting upcoming events and leave your feedback. Drop by for a drink and chat for a while!

When: Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm

Where: Dream Tea House, 7912 104 St NW
No RSVP is required so feel free to drop by at any time and stay for as long as you want! As always, men are welcome to attend!