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Download our STEM 'How to' guides
This is a set of useful guides for teachers, as well as those working in outreach and others wishing to encourage young women into STEM areas.
Added on 19/10/2017

WEST Fund Annual Film Night, 23rd November 2017 – Hidden Figures
This year’s film night for WEST is in a new location at Sheffield Hallam University. ‘Hidden Figures’ will be shown at the Stoddart Lecture Hall 7140 in the Stoddart Building Networking and drinks from 5pm in the Stoddart Building with the film screening at 6pm. ‘Hidden Figures’ tells the inspiring story of three African-American women working at NASA in 1962.
Added on 10/10/2017

Annette Williams Annette Williams
We are sad to announce that Annette Williams, ex-Director of the UK Resource Centre for Women in Science, Engineering and Technology (UKRC), passed away last week. We are honoured to have worked with this remarkable woman whose drive and determination was inspirational.
Added on 21/07/2017

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WiSET team celebrate the first NWED at SHU

NWED at SHU

The first ever National Women in Engineering Day was held in June and 40 girls from local schools took part in Tour de France-themed activities at Sheffield Hallam University

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Athene Donald Professor Athene Donald DBE FRS

Professor Athene Donald DBE FRS is an eminent physicist, notable for her distinguished scholarship and outstanding contributions to the status of women in science. As Professor of Experimental Physics at the... [read more]

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