WiSE partnered with local SPARKS groups and gave participants the opportunity to learn about osmosis and diffusion by colouring paper flowers and seeing the colours blend together when you soak them in water.
WiSE hosted a super fun STEM themed trivia event happening Brass Taps in the UC. Students were in teams of 4-5 with prizes for the winning team. It was great to see everyone come out and put their STEM knowledge to the test!
WiSE took part in the Guelph tradition of Painting the Cannon! We had lots of fun painting, as well as enjoying some snacks and hot chocolate!
Let's Talk Science holds an annual Witchcraft & Wizardry outreach event on campus in the science complex. WiSE helped out running some fun events for the kids in the community including a lava lamp experiment, learning about bones, and a pumpkin guts sensory activity. Costumes are encouraged and it was great to see all of our members dressed up!
Go Eng Girl is an annual event partnered with the Ontario Network for Women in Engineering (ONWiE) where girls in grades 7-10 would come to the University of Guelph to learn explore engineering through different activities and challenges. Students volunteer to help out and give participants the opportunity to ask questions and interact with university students.