Call for women to join Engineering Stories, UBC’s newest vlog team

| July 28, 2017

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This year the faculty of applied sciences is hoping to share the perspective of first year female or non-binary engineers at UBC through their YouTube channel, Engineering Stories. The faculty is making efforts to increase enrollment of women within the faculty to 50 per cent by 2020 and Engineering Stories is a way to make the program more inviting, as well as provide a basis for what prospective students can look forward to come September.

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The L.S. Starrett Company was founded 1880 in Athol, MA, which is still the Company’s World Headquarters. Starrett has a history and reputation so rich and solid that the words “quality” and “Starrett” are virtually synonymous. The company employs about 2,000 people worldwide. Most precision tools continue to be manufactured in the Athol plant, where it is not uncommon to see devoted generations of toolmakers with 30 or more years of experience.

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The L.S. Starrett Company was founded 1880 in Athol, MA, which is still the Company’s World Headquarters. Starrett has a history and reputation so rich and solid that the words “quality” and “Starrett” are virtually synonymous. The company employs about 2,000 people worldwide. Most precision tools continue to be manufactured in the Athol plant, where it is not uncommon to see devoted generations of toolmakers with 30 or more years of experience.

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