The Graduate Women’s Council 2020-2021

Our Mission Statement

The Graduate Women’s Council exists to enrich the Beedie experience for all students by offering career development opportunities with a focus on diversity. We aim to develop and sustain a culture of support and encouragement and pledge to work toward a more inclusive and equal society.

About GWC

Founded in the fall of 2011, the GWC is an elected Beedie graduate student and alumni volunteer-run club committed to greater diversity in leadership in BC. The GWC organizes the following events and activities to achieve their goals:

1. Networking events to bring Beedie graduate students and alumni together

2. Symposiums/speaking events to provide education and experience to the membership

3. Maintenance of a strong network of alumni to support future club members in their career development

4. Consulting services from the membership to the community (start-ups, small businesses)

Our Team