FAQ

Q. What kind of events does POWE host?

POWE holds tons of events, such as workshops, panels and speaker events, networking events, casual socials, and more!

Check out our initiatives here.

Q. How can I contact you?

You can e-mail us at powe@mcgilleus.ca

Q. How do I join POWE?

General member

  • No application/interview process

  • Come to our events, workshops, general meetings, volunteer, or be a mentor!

Coordinator

  • Applications take place in September

  • Applications are posted on our Facebook page

  • Selected applicants will have a short interview

  • No previous experience required

Q. Can I join POWE or attend events if I'm not female-identifying?

POWE is accepting of all individuals that want to support the cause of diversity in STEM. We hold some female and gender minority only events to foster a safe environment for women and gender minorities. That being said, we hold many events that are open to all, and we actively encourage men to attend our general meetings and be a part of our coordinator and executive teams!

Executive

  • Applications take place in March

  • Applications are posted on our Facebook page

  • Selected applicants will have a short interview