September 18, 2017

Science Literacy Week at Vancouver Island University Library

Monday September 18 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm (Nanaimo) Code: Debugging the Gender Gap tells the history of how women originally dominated careers in computing science and profiles inspirational pioneers. It then examines their consequent decline in the 1980s, questions the science‚Äôs lack of ethnic and gender diversity, and explores strategies for future change. Since…

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September 13, 2017

She Started It – Documentary screening at Fort Tectoria

Wednesday September 13 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm (Victoria) The film follows five young women over two years as they pitch VCs, build teams, bring products to market, fail and start again. She Started It takes the audience on a global roller coaster ride from San Francisco to Mississippi, France and Vietnam. Along the way,…

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