Natalie is a Rocket Scientist and Explorer. Extraordinary experiences have shaped her dreams of becoming an astronaut; whether learning to fly or driving a solar-powered car across North America. Regardless, Natalie embraces the moments outside the bounds of her comfort zone. Natalie was recently named one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women by the Women’s Executive Network and as “a vocal advocate for women in technology” by The Financial Post.
I absolutely love this story of a rad chick following her dream of opening an all girls auto body shop! Meet Hilary: A 29 year old auto body repair technician from Toronto, Canada. She has worked for over 12 years in the automotive industry to build her skills and reputation. She has worked for two of the most reputable shops in Canada, Legendary Motorcar and 427 Auto Collision as well as currently… Read More
Intel has published some great material regarding “Engaging Girls and Women in Technology through Making, Creating, and Inventing” via the MakeHers Report. Through their Global Girls and Women Initiative, Intel aims to empower millions of girls and women around the world by closing the gender gap in education access, inspiring more girls and women to become creators of technology, and connecting girls and women to opportunity through technology access. I think initiatives… Read More
Regardless of the time of year, there is always a plethora of activities to do (or at least try!) in the Rockies. There is a gateway to adventure from any quadrant, if Calgary is your base location. Whether accessing the vast network of bike trails in nearby Bragg Creek, venturing out to iconic locations like Lake Louise, or exploring beautiful back country in Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, I always return home grinning… Read More