Lack of Encouragement a Barrier to Girls Pursuing a Career in Science and Math

Recent research findings from MasterCard found that out of the Canadians that considered a career in technology, only 18 per cent were women.

And for those that didn’t choose this career path, one third of women (29%) stated that it was because they didn’t think they had the skillset to get into it or weren’t encouraged (11%) to develop skills in science and math.

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Borden Ladner Gervais Launches Business Venture Clinic with Innovate Calgary

Yesterday the University of Calgary's Faculty of Law unveiled the new Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) Business Venture Clinic in partnership with Innovate Calgary.

The clinic was designed to offer startup businesses in Calgary access to pro bono legal assistance while also giving University of Calgary law students the chance to put their education into practice within Calgary’s business community.

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