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WISEST 35th Anniversary Celebration

October 12, 2017, 6:30 pm

Venue: Edmonton, Alberta

For 35 years WISEST have been encouraging diversity and empowering women to pursue, science, engineering and technology, and they are CELEBRATING on October 12th, 2017! WISEST will be presenting Portal Theatre’s Fringe-Favourite, "NoBelles,” a play that tells the story of some of the 16 women who have won a Nobel Prize (and some who didn’t, but should have). After the play, we are also hosting a post-show discussion around the theme “Oh, the places we have been, we are at and we will go!” Panelists will include:

Dr. Margaret-Ann Armour, Assoicate Dean of Diversity, Faculty of Science, UofA
Ms. Linda Duncan, Member of Parliment, Edmonton - Strathcona
Dr. Ania Ulrich, Associate Dean (Outreach), Faculty of Engineering, UofA
Dr. Erica Tiong, Microbiologist for VIROTECH

Visit the event website for ticket purchases and more information: http://www.wisest.ualberta.ca