Napeg News

  • Winter 2024 – ED Update

    February 6, 2024

    Hear from Vince McCormick, ED and Registrar, on the latest in NAPEG news including the 2024 Symposium, scholarship winners, incoming Professional Act changes to the NWT and more.

  • The Regulation of Professional Engineering and Geoscience in the NWT is Changing

    January 10, 2024

    NAPEG is heralding changes to the regulation of professional engineering and geoscience in the Northwest Territories. Here's what you need to know – read more.

  • 2024 Elections – Now Open

    January 10, 2024

    NAPEG’s 2024 Elections are now open. Elections are being held for the offices of President, 1st and 2nd Vice Presidents, and three Councillors. Learn more.

  • National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

    December 6, 2023

    34 years ago today 14 women at l'École Polytechnique de Montreal were killed in a vile act of gender-based violence. Read on for vigil information in Yellowknife and Iqaluit.

  • Building Bridges and Careers Through NAPEG

    November 16, 2023

    In this News/North profile on NAPEG, Melanie Williams, P.Eng., President of NAPEG, discusses women in the field, NAPEG's work on Bill 93, and the Association's annual Bridge Building contest.

  • Communications 101 for Engineers and Geoscientists

    October 11, 2023

    While often overlooked, having finely tuned communications skills is essential for any successful engineer or geoscientist. Here are five easy tips on how you can get started.

  • Fall 2023 – ED Update

    October 11, 2023

    Welcome to the Fall 2023 ED Update! With the many changes to our team and the world over the last few years, we are renewing our effort to keep you informed through this blog and our new digital newsletter, The NAPEG Circuit, on a quarterly basis. Read on!


    October 10, 2023

    Press Release: YELLOWKNIFE – Last week, on October 3rd, 2023, the Northwest Territories Legislative Assembly passed Bill 93, Practice of Engineering, Geoscience and Applied Science Technology Act, which will help match industry standards to other Canadian jurisdictions.

  • 2024 Renewal Opens November 1st

    October 5, 2023

    2024 Renewal Opens November 1st

  • Photo Call – Women Geoscientists

    August 22, 2023

    Help represent the North! The Association for Women Geoscientists and the Geological Society of America are looking to highlight the diverse women working in geosciences from around the world. Click here to learn more.