PPE for Ladies Only

Have you ever wondered how or why new workwear lines come about? By Karen Chovan This past week, I attended an excellent talk presented by Alicia Woods, founder and CEO of Covergalls, and General Manager of Marcotte Mining. The event was hosted by Women in Mining and Women in Nuclear, Inc. (WIM/WiN-SK, as one of […]

Lunch and Learn: Connect to Your Killer Confidence

When:  February 15, 2017 from 12-1pm Where:  Saskatchewan Polytechnic (Mining Engineering Technology Building – Room TBD) 55 33rd Street East Saskatoon, SK Details: Please bring your lunch and be mindful of common allergies (no nuts or salmon). This month’s speaker is Carla Gradin. Join us as Carla Gradin, founder of carlagradin.com, shares with us how […]

Lunch and Learn: Emergency Response

When:  November 3rd from 12-1pm Where:  Cameco (Operations Building – Room 147) 1131 Ave W S Saskatoon, SK Details: Please bring your lunch and be mindful of common allergies (no nuts or salmon). This month’s speaker is Robyn Reist & Morgan Bradford. In the early afternoon of January 11th 2016, just north of Swift Current […]

Anne Gent, WIM/WiN SK Co-Chair Wins 2016 CIM-Bedford Young Mining Leaders Award

Saskatoon 10-May-2016: WIM/WiN SK is pleased to announce that Anne Gent has won the 2016 CIM-Bedford Young Mining Leaders Award and extends congratulations to Ms. Gent. The award recognizes outstanding achievement and potential of young Canadian mining leaders. Anne is a Senior Environmental Scientist at Cameco Corporation within the Safety, Health, Environment, and Quality Department […]

4 Myths That Keep Women Away from Non-Traditional Employment

This is a great article about woman in non traditional employment and some of the myths that keep them from exploring these options. Source: Everyday Feminism When we think about truck drivers, construction workers, garbage collectors, plumbers, electricians, and other blue-collar work, few of us immediately imagine women performing these tasks. Women in non-traditional employment experience unique […]