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Stella Bowles Book Launch: 'My River: Cleaning Up The LaHave River'

Stella Bowles (a recent presenter at the WISE STEAM Mash-up Summer Camp) is launching her book ’My River: Cleaning Up The LaHave River’ on Sunday September 23rdat 1 p.m. in Bridgewater. For a preview of the book: http://www.formac.ca/Book/3066/My-River.html. WOW – this is an impressive young woman!

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STEAM Mash-Up2: Registration Open

Registration for the WISE Summer Camps is now open! This year's WISE camps involve an active four day science camp with over 10 different workshops and speakers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics, as well as mentoring sessions with senior female WISE Acadia students. The camp takes place from August 7th to 10th, 2018.

The registration cost is $120 and includes all meals, snacks, recreational activities, and three nights in residence. The camp is open to all girls entering grades 7 & 8 and will be held at Acadia University. The camp Please follow the registration link below to sign up.

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Annual WISE Acadia March Mixer:

Annual WISE Acadia March Mixer:
 
When: Tuesday, March 27th,  4:30 to 6:30 pm
 
Where: Acadia University Art Gallery
 
What: 
  • Hear about and celebrate the highlights of the year from both WISE Acadia and Women and Gender Studies
  • Play STEAM Trivia focused on 'BIG Ideas' (there will be prizes) 
  • Have discussion rounds on how we can deepen collaborations with colleagues across campus, especially between WISE and WGS (building on some of the messages we heard at the Diversity in STEM panel)
  • There will be light snacks and non-alcoholic beverages
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