WLU senate approves Centre for Women in Science

May 1, 2012

Wilfrid Laurier University's senate has approved the creation of a Centre for Women in Science at the institution. The centre aims to foster a strong community for women in science and in the mathematical social sciences through action, communication, and research. The centre will award grants to female scientists and to scholars studying the role of women in the sciences. It will also facilitate networking and mentoring opportunities for female scientists, and support community outreach to female youth pondering careers in science. WLU News Release