Category Archives: Opportunities

Operation: This is You!

The Achieve Anything Foundation is launching a new series of hands-on experience events to inspire more women in Aviation, Aerospace, Marine & Defence and other STEM fields.

Click here for more information about Operation: This is You!

The Achieve Anything Foundation defines as girls & women any persons that identify as female, including transgender. This definition applies to any reference of girls, women and/or females.

To be eligible to apply for Operation: This IS You! events, the applicant must identify as female.

A Lower age limit may be applicable to some events, please refer to specific event details before applying.  Signed Guardian consent required for those under the age of 19, a signed waiver is also applicable to everyone

Government issued photo identification may be required, please refer to specific event details before applying

Grade 9/10 Girls: Computer Science Camp

Fly to the University of Waterloo for a week in May for $150!

Click here for more details about the camp.

The CEMC Workshop in Computer Science for Young Women exists to encourage young women, and people of other under-represented genders,* who are considering computer science as a career for the first time.

It is a unique opportunity designed to ignite enthusiasm for computer science in interested students from across Canada who have had little or no previous exposure to computer science. Attendees learn that computer science is about much more than using and programming computers.

Free flight to the U of A

The University of Alberta has an exciting opportunity available to Grade 11 students.

Twenty lucky grade 11 students from across Canada will be chosen to visit the University of Alberta for the weekend of May 24-26. This includes cost of flights, accommodations, and activities on campus and in Edmonton. Applications are due by Sunday February 10. Please see your counsellor for more details if you’re interested.

www.uab.ca/boarding

www.uab.ca/boarding

Wellness Workshops @ RSS

The Health & Wellness Fair is coming to RSS on May 10th.  There are also some associated workshops that you can sign up for in the main office:

Workshop: Peer Communication – May 15th

Join Sheena Bell as she gives you the tools to communicate with your peers.  Learn how to initiate those tough conversations and provide support for your friends.  Sign up for this workshop in the main office.

Workshop: Support Yourself/Support Others – May 16th

Jennifer Wright of Columbia River Counselling will be hosting a workshop on stress, depression and anxiety.  Learn how to identify the differences, how to support yourself and others, and ask the right kind of questions.  Sign up for this workshop in the main office.

Workshop: Nutrition and Healthy Eating – May 17th

Stephanie China of Crossfit Revelstoke will be hosting a workshop on nutrition and healthy eating.  come learn how to fuel your body and reach you nutrition goals.  Sign up for this workshop in the main office.