Lauren Howe

Miss Canada Universe 2017

Industrial Engineer

Meet Lauren

Lauren is a Canadian engineering graduate, actress, entrepreneur, sports personality, model and beauty pageant titleholder who won Miss Universe Canada 2017. She graduated from the Industrial Engineering program at the University of Toronto, worked as the In-Arena Host for the Toronto Maple Leafs and was a top-ten finisher at Miss Universe 2017 as Miss Universe Canada. After graduating, she worked for Adidas Canada for a year and then quit her job to pursue a second shot at Miss Canada Universe. Her message was throughout pageantry was to inspire young women to feel empowered to explore and pursue skills in STEM-related fields. She now owns her own company.

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Young women will likely be much more drawn to STEM fields if we can show that we aren’t afraid of the challenge ourselves. By having female mentors that are inspiring and accessible, we pave a path for generations to come.
— Lauren Howe