IWAU Stories

  • Monday, October 29, 2018
    IWAU phone grips are currently for sale at the UNBC Bookstore for $10.00 each. For direct purchase of larger quantities, please contact us at iwau@unbc.ca. T-shirts will be for sale by the end of October... more
  • Thursday, September 1, 2016
    Inspiring Women Among Us aims to recognize women who inspire us and to remind us of the collective need to keep inspiring and encouraging women to thrive. In efforts to accomplish... more
  • Thursday, October 29, 2015
    Inspiring Women Among Us t-shirts are now for sale at the UNBC Bookstore. You can also purchase a t-shirt by emailing Annie Booth at annie.booth@unbc.ca. Each t-shirt costs $15+. All donations and t-shirt... more
  • Monday, August 10, 2015
    I am a woman, an academic, a mother, and a community member seeking positive change. IWAU is about acknowledging, celebrating, marking, and moving forward together. I am a tenured professor, but this has... more
  • Friday, August 7, 2015
    This TEDtalk from mechanical engineer Yassmin Abdel-Magied is a brilliant and entertaining discussion of unconscious bias, its effects, and what we can do about it. She is incisive without being judgemental,... more
  • Thursday, August 6, 2015
    I am a woman. I have a PhD, a Master’s degree, and I am a Registered Professional Planner. I am a tenured full professor. I had to warn fellow female students not to go into the office of a certain... more
  • Thursday, July 30, 2015
    Welcome to our website for “Inspiring Women Among Us!” We are very excited to get this up and running. We have aimed to make sure that all of our basic information is available right now, but some of our... more