UNI 101: Webinar Series 2021
August 23-25, 2021 (Online Event)
The start of the school year is an exciting time for many, but can also bring many uncertainties. Millennium STEM Alberta presented UNI 101: Webinar Series 2021, a three-day webinar that helped students transition smoothly from high school to university, or from online to in-person learning. The three-day event featured:
University Do's and Don'ts,
How to Get Involved in Research, and
July 31-August 1, 2021 (Online Event)
This two-part online event asked and answered the question of "are you currently taking a science degree and don’t know what to do once you graduate?"
You can hear from students in masters, PhD, and professional programs as they share their journeys through their STEM degrees, and professors on their experiences in advanced education. There are also a wide variety of speakers from the industry side of things, who tell you all about the ways to get involved and kickstart your career right out of school.
Breaking Barriers in STEM
June 26, 2021 (Online Event)
A guided and open discussion about barriers in STEM and how to overcome them.
Journey Through STEM
June 5, 2021 (Online Event)
Introducing our Ambassador Team's first event, we brought in speakers to talk to high school students about pursuing a career in STEM. We were honored to be joined by speakers from Pfizer and the University of Alberta rehabilitation to speak at our event!
Dissecting Diversity in STEM
November 9-12, 2020 (Online Event)
Interactive guest speaker series that focused on raising awareness of EDI in STEM. Each webinar tackled various issues that are prevalent in science and technology, including:
Women in Science,
LGBTQ+ in Science,
BIPOC in Science.
UNI 101: Webinar Series
August 24-27, 2020 (Online Event)
With migration of post-secondary online schooling due to the COVID-19 pandemic, students, especially new comers, were faced with unprecedented challenges with schooling. This Webinar series covered various topics that catered to diverse student populations attending the University of Alberta for the 2020-2021 school year. These topics included:
Online class tips,
First Year Tips,
Introduction to Science Undergraduate Associations, and
Introduction to Engineering Undergraduate Associations.
Pathways: Summer Opportunities
June 13, 2020 (Online Event)
Unique webinar that helped students facilitate connections and gave them opportunities for involvement. Event series formerly known as Networking Sessions.
October Networking Session: Health Sciences
October 10, 2019
4 rotating networking opportunities with specialized doctors/medical students. Event was free to attend with free snacks provided.
Special thanks to Superstore 1570!