News & Events

“Indigenous Data Sovereignty in the Age of Big Data” – Feb. 10

Global leader in Indigenous research visiting Memorial this month In early February, Dr. Maggie Walter will be visiting Memorial to learn how we engage with Indigenous communities and deliver a special lecture, “Indigenous Data Sovereignty in the Age of Big Data”. Dr. Walter is a leading international Indigenous expert and the inaugural pro vice-chancellor of […]

Holiday Social – December 11

All members and their supporters are invited to our annual holiday social. Snacks and non-alcoholic beverages provided. Please have a plan to get home safely. RSVP by email to

2020 WISE NL Board of Directors

Front row (L-R): Zoe Breen, Eileen O’Brien, Mona El-Tahan, Gloria Montano. Back row (F-R): Ashley Turner, Mehrnaz Shamspour, Esraa AbouAmin, Carmichael Polonio. Not show: Lori Hogan, Kelsey Howlett, Erin Stapleton, Yanitza Trosel, Sepideh Alimohamadi, Rachel Coombs WISE NL is pleased to announce its 2020 Board of Directors who were elected at the November 20, 2019 […]

2019 AGM and Speaker Series

“Inside the Tent: The value and importance of technical women being elected/selected to governments, boards, agencies” • Leslie Grattan • Darlene Whalen • Carmichael Polonio • This distinguished panel will discuss the value and importance of bringing technical women’s perspectives, experience, voices and solutions to decision-making tables that serve the public interest. Leslie Grattan, MSc, […]