Changing Attitudes

  Posted on: May 21, 2014

More women than ever are finding success in trades, and changing attitudes about what constitutes ‘women’s work’.

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Spread the Word: Trades!

This week, I want to introduce you to just one of the many online resources for women in trades. It didn’t take me long to find links to job-seeking, training, and general support resources just for you!

  Posted on: May 9, 2014

This week, I want to introduce you to just one of the many online resources for women in trades. It didn’t take me long to find links to job-seeking, training, and general support resources just for you!

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The Stories We Tell

A patent drawing for an early table (circular) saw.

  Posted on: April 25, 2014

    Thanks to everyone who attended our first lunch and meet-up. It was great to have the chance to speak with you, hear your stories, and discuss ideas for empowering women in the trades. If you missed this event, there will another meet-up announced soon, and I hope to see even more of our…

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Welcome to your Women in Trades Blog!

  Posted on: April 15, 2014

I am Pamela Fry, Coordinator for Women in Trades at TRU, and I am so pleased to be working in this exciting and rapidly developing area. There are many wonderful opportunities ahead for women studying trades at TRU, and part of my purpose in writing this blog will be to keep you informed and up-to-date….

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