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A Bright Future for Women in STEM: WICK - was held on 13th November

A Bright Future for Women in STEM: WICK - was held on 13th November
WEA Women@Work was host to 82 people who came together to learn and share knowledge of working in STEM. Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 27th November 2013

Shetland Women@Work Feasibility Study

Work with Shetland Islands Council's Equality Officer Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 27th November 2013

First Female Conductor of the Last Night of the Proms

First Female Conductor of the Last Night of the Proms
First Female Conductor of the Last Night of the Proms American Marin Alsop ends the rousing event with a call to all young women (and all young people) to believe in themselves to create a future filled with possibility. Read More
Posted on: Monday 9th September 2013

Topic Paper: Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)

Topic Paper: Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
This paper provides key facts, contacts and links to research for those wanting to know more about STEM in Scotland. Read More
Posted on: Tuesday 6th August 2013

Gender Equality Index 2013

Gender Equality Index 2013
Gender Equality Index 2013 shows UK is ranked 5th in terms of gender equality. Read More
Posted on: Thursday 13th June 2013

Luss Primary School Pupils win ITV Animal Honours Award

Luss Primary School Pupils win ITV Animal Honours Award
Luss Primary School in Argyll and Bute has received national recognition for environmental project achievements. The following story was published by Argyll and Bute Council on the 16th April and provides a very positive example of how an interest in science can be generated in children from an early age Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 24th April 2013

A Bright Future for Women in STEM - Inspirational Annual Conference held at Eden Court

A Bright Future for Women in STEM - Inspirational Annual Conference held at Eden Court
A Bright Future for Women in STEM - Inspirational Annual Conference held at Eden Court. Dr Heather Reid OBE (Heather the Weather) inspired 85 Highland women to take the route of a career in Science and/or be "informed consumers" during her keynote address at the WEA Women@Work Conference held at Eden Court. Diane Rawlinson (Chief Executive and Principal at Inverness College UHI) told of her experience which was encouraging to many of the delegates. Her insights were encouraging and thought provoking. Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 27th March 2013

A Bright Future for Women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics): WEA Women@Work Conference March 26 2013

A Bright Future for Women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics): WEA Women@Work Conference March 26 2013
A Bright Future for Women in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics): Conference March 26 2013. Keynote address Dr Heather Reid OBE ( formerly known as "Heather the Weather"). Talk by Diane Rawlinson (new Inverness College UHI Principal and Chief Executive). To be held at Eden Court. Booking Essential - places limited. The Conference is Free to attend. Read More
Posted on: Tuesday 26th March 2013

Lesley Yellowlees - International Women's Day Lecture 'The Gender Agenda in Science and Engineering', 8th March

Lesley Yellowlees - International Women's Day Lecture 'The Gender Agenda in Science and Engineering', 8th March
The International Women's Day theme for 2013 is The Gender Agenda: Gaining Momentum' and in recognition of this theme the topic of Lesley's Lecture is 'The Gender Agenda in Science and Engineering'. The lecture is open to all and free. Doors open at 5.30pm. Read More
Posted on: Tuesday 5th March 2013

Inspirational Women - Dr Kathleen McDougall

Inspirational Women - Dr Kathleen McDougall
This is a news article about the inspirational progress of a Thurso born woman and her new role of encouraging students into Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects to form the basis of an exciting career. Read More
Posted on: Wednesday 13th February 2013
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