NEW National 2018 Conference

The Network of Empowered Women (NEW) annual Business conference is a student-organized opportunity which engages students nationwide and provides numerous opportunities for personal and professional growth, thoughtful conversation on female empowerment, and the chance to connect with and be inspired by remarkable leaders from various industry sectors. From March 15-18, 2018, one hundred students, along with…

Just Press Send: Tips on Emailing Professors

Way back in February 2017, Leah Hackman, a Computing Science PD student and longtime Ada’s Team member gave an amazing talk entitled “Just Press Send”. In this talk, Leah gave practical advice (and encouragement!) about two often daunting tasks: Asking a professor for a reference letter, and Asking a professor to apply for an NSERC…

Ada’s Team Autumn Brunchfest!

A Special October Feast! We here at Ada’s Team are returning last year’s extravagant Autumn Feast in the setting of a delicious and social Brunchfest! Our sights are set on celebrating with you, the insights on this year’s office space, event programming and volunteering opportunities! Come join us this Tuesday, OCT 3RD, 11am – 1pm…

Computing Science students are going to CAN-CWiC!

Hello Ada’s Team! It’s been a long summer! Computing Science students will be going to the Canadian Celebration of Women in Computing (CAN-CWiC). The conference will take place in Montreal, Quebec from November 3rd to 4th, 2017 at the Sheraton Hotel. Students will leave on either the 2nd or 3rd of November and return on…

Intro to Arduinos: Animatronic Cat Ears Workshop

As part of Rainbow Welcome Week, Ada’s Team will be hosting an Intro to Arduinos workshop. The workshop will be held in CSC 1-53 on Tuesday, September 20 from 2 PM – 3:30 PM. Participants will build a pair of animatronic cat ears using a microcontroller, some electronics components, and a little bit of computing know-how.…