Engineering for Girls!

Join GLOWS for a girls-only engineering workshop!  Girls in grades 6-9 are eligible to attend a full day, hands-on engineering workshop at Selkirk College in Castlegar.  Participants will: Learn about engineering design and redesign, civil engineering, structural engineering, and more Apply the engineering design process to solve problems Build, test and redesign a prototype Employ Read more about Engineering for Girls![…]

Scholarship Opportunity for STEAM!

Are you a leader, an achiever, or an innovator? Do you have limitless drive, ambition, and determination? If so, there’s an opportunity to receive a $25,000 prize towards your post-secondary education! The STEAM Horizon Awards, a newly funded prize program, invites Canada’s youth to promote positive changes throughout their community using science, technology, engineering, arts, and Read more about Scholarship Opportunity for STEAM![…]

Summer of Science Registration Now Open!

GLOWS Summer of Science is now accepting registrations! GLOWS has an exciting summer of science ahead throughout the West Kootenay/Boundary region.  We will be holding summer camps in Castlegar, Trail, Christina Lake, Grand Forks, Nakusp, New Denver, Kaslo and Crawford Bay.  Camps will be offered in physics, engineering, biology and coding/robotics. Camps are offered for Read more about Summer of Science Registration Now Open![…]

student employment

Hire a Student!

Could your manufacturing or technology business use an extra hand this summer? If so, KAST and BCIC can help. Hiring a student is not just a great way to help boost the skills and experience of a business or technical student, but is also a great way to help boost your business with a young Read more about Hire a Student![…]