Engineers and Geoscientists BC

Educated by Tara Westover

Book Discussion Organized by the Women in Engineering and Geoscience Division

Tuesday, November 2, 2021
12:00 PM–1:00 PM
Registration is now closed, Please contact John Suyte, [email protected] or call 604-412-4885 for space availability. Thank you.

Qualifies for 1.0 CE Hour(s) of Communications and Leadership Learning

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John Suyte | Program Coordinator
Direct: 604.412.4885
Toll Free: 1.888.430.8035 ext. 4885
Fax: 604.639.8180
Email: [email protected]

Event Description

The Women in Engineering and Geoscience Division is hosting a book club. The first book will be "Educated" by Tara Westover. This is a fascinating and deeply personal memoir about a woman's journey to education. Join Michelle McLarty, P.Eng., Women in Engineering and Geoscience Division Chair, and Nicole Brisson, P.Eng., Division Executive for an engaging discussion; we will explore key themes and reflect how they resonate within the world today.

About the Event

A link to join the discussion will be provided via email closer to the event date.

How Book Club Works

The book club is run by the Women in Engineering and Geoscience Division executive committee. Books are selected based on participant interest and relevance to women in engineering and geoscience. Sessions are hosted via teams virtual meeting so that members across the province can discuss and connect on the book together.

How To Get The Book

A digitial or hardcopy of this book can be purchased through Amazon. Alternatively, there may be limited copies of the book at your local library or bookstore. Please contact your local library branch for availability.