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150 amazing regional finalists are moving on to the next round of the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Challenge! The Challenge asked Canadian students from Grades 6 through 12 to identify issues in their local communities and develop solutions through Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Being able to engage Canadian students with a fun, educational STEM challenge that ultimately will benefit their communities for the next 150 years is something I am… Read More

This post is slightly delayed but I wanted to share an amazing conference I spoke at a few weeks ago, at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics. The Perimeter Institute hosted an inspirational half day conference in April to bring together like minded young women with a strong interest in science and expose them to the rewards, challenges and possibilities of a career in science. It was truly an inspiring day and… Read More

In my down time or at the end of a long day on trail, I love a good book! Here are a handful of recommendations for great summer reads: Fearless Leadership: High-Performance Lessons from the Flight Deck by Carey Lohrenz Carey D. Lohrenz is a pilot and aviation pioneer. She learned the true meaning of fearless leadership “in some of the most demanding and extreme environments imaginable: the cockpit of an F-14… Read More