YWiB SFU’S EVENTS 2016/2017
YWiB SFU serves as a platform that provides hands-on skill development and opportunities to expand your network. More events to come for our programs (WISE, SOUL and IWD)
Monday Apr 24, 2017
Not only is this an opportunity to reflect upon the past year, YWiB SFU plans on incorporating a new aspect to the event by inviting alumni from past years to celebrate with us! This provides alumni with the opportunity to reconnect with Beedie and YWiB SFU, and allows current members to practice networking with industry professionals in a relaxed environment.
Wednesday Sep. 21, 2016
Location: West Mall Atrium
The Launch Party will serve as an opportunity for the general public to meet the Executive Team, and learn about YWiB SFU’s programs and events in a fun, upbeat environment. This year’s Launch Party will be held at the West Mall Atrium, with the theme, “Woman Crush Wednesday.” The event will feature entertainment such as a photobooth and makeup artists from the Blanche MacDonald Centre, as well as light refreshments.
Thursday Oct. 20, 2016
Location: Seven Dining Lounge
YWiB SFU’s annual Wine Social, is the kick-start event for our personal development programming. Members will learn about different types of wine, and corresponding food pairings, and have the chance to form connections with other members. Visit our Facebook event page for more details.
Midterm Relief Workshop
Tuesday Nov. 22, 2016
Held in the fall after midterms and before finals, the Midterm Relief Workshop will not only provide members with an opportunity to de-stress via a puppy therapy session, but also incorporate tips and tricks to manage stress and maintain a healthy school-work-life balance.
Fantas-kick: Kickboxing Social
Thursday Jan. 26, 2017
Location: SFU Burnaby VIP Room (West Gym)
The Kickboxing Social will promote a health-conscious lifestyle in two parts: a self-defense lesson through kickboxing, and a fitness session that introduces ways to easily incorporate health-conscious decision making into your everyday routine.
Real Talk: Real Estate
Wednesday Mar. 22, 2017
Location: SFU Burnaby Campus – West Mall Atrium 3531
As the ballooning cost of housing in Vancouver continues to be a popular topic of conversation, this workshop is intended to enlighten students regarding BC’s housing market. As well, there will also be a budgeting lesson focused specifically on saving for big, long-term investments, such as owning a home in Vancouver. To learn more and RSVP, visit our Facebook event page.
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