She’s a Mother of an Engineer!

Women in Engineering Newsletter

Mother’s Day 2006
Sunday 14th May


Links for the Ladies


We’ve collected some links to websites that we think are of interest to women.  We will continue to add to this list.  You can pass them on to Mum, friends, sisters – guys may like them too!  If your Mum hasn’t used the Web much, this could give her a good starting point…


(Note: These are links to external sites.  WIE takes no responsibility for the content.)


Finding Answers


Google – popular search engine

Wikipedia – multilingual, community developed encyclopaedia

Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – put a twist in your information




ABC  | Channel 7

Channel 9 | Channel 10


Enough Rope – transcripts available for all interviews

West Australian

The Australian

Quokka -




Flickr – photo sharing site – try browsing the last 7 days.  Reloading pages will show new photos

Multiply – personal space for your thoughts, blogs, photos

Family Lobby – a place for setting up family websites


Home Arts


Gardening Australia

Better Homes and Gardens

Mitre 10 projects -

Bunnings -




Dilbert – Subscribe to “daily Dilbert”

Chaser – Irreverent Australian humour

Peanuts -

Mr Bean -

Bruno Bozzetto - animated shorts

e.g. Male and Female




Chicken Soup – join the daily email list and get something positive in your email each day.

Oprah –

Make a Wish Foundation -

Starlight Foundation -

Patch Adams -

Greenpeace -






Exchange Rates



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