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Quantum Leaps Conference

Event Dates

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Quantum Leaps Conference
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from 4 pm to 8:30 pm
UNBC Terrace Campus

Science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers offer women many exciting opportunities and our annual Quantum Leaps Conference showcases just that and more. 

Quantum Leaps is a STEM conference designed to encourage and empower young women to pursue education and careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. 

Science Activities

 Science Acgtivities

Community Science Fairs - April 2018

Quantum Leaps Conference - October 2016

Quantum Leaps Conference

Event Dates

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Please join us for our annual Quantum Leaps Conference for young women in Grades 10, 11 and 12 to learn more about science and technology careers, and to meet the successful local women in these careers.

Date:  Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Time:  3:45 pm to 9:00 pm

Location: University of Northern British Columbia campus, Terrace, BC

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For more information, please contact Christine Slanz at or 250-631-9045.

Pacific Northwest Regional Science Fair, Smithers

Event Dates

Friday, April 17, 2015 - Saturday, April 18, 2015

For more information, please visit the Pacific Northwest Regional Science Fair's website.

Quantum Leaps Conference - Young Women in Science

Event Dates

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Quantum Leaps Conference 2014 - Tuesday, November 25, 2014 from 4 - 8 pm at UNBC Terrace Campus

Science and technology-related careers offer women many exciting opportunities and our annual Quantum Leaps Conference showcases just that and more.  The Quantum Leaps Conference provides a forum for young women in Grades 10, 11 and 12 to tap into the personal growth experiences of female professionals who have successful careers in science and technology.  From physiotherapists to metallurgists, the conference brings together an interesting mix of female professionals and mento

2014 NSIS Sizzling Science Summer Camp - UNBC Terrace Campus

Event Dates

Monday, August 25, 2014 - Friday, August 29, 2014

Just Announced!

NSIS Sizzling Summer Science Camp 2014 - UNBC Terrace Campus

NSIS Science Summer Camp 2014 is full and we are no longer accepting applications for the waiting list.  Thank you for your interest.



Innovation Challenge

Event Dates

Monday, April 14, 2014

Northwest Innovation Challenge

$11,000 in cash prizes!

Got a great idea brewing in your brain? Enter the Northwest Innovation Challenge and win cash.

Submission Deadline:

Monday, April 14, 2014 @ midnight

Be courageous. Be creative. Turn the model upside down. Enter the Northwest Innovation Challenge.

Go to for how to apply, judging criteria, and everything you need to know to get started.