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Selective schooling and a lack of encouragement is to blame for a disproportionately low number of women pursuing a career in engineering, one of the country's leading experts has said.
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Claire Williams insists the landscape of motor racing is changing with women becoming far more commonplace throughout F 1.
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Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) has responded to the publication of the Sainsbury Report of the Independent Panel on Technical Education
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The yellow hard hat should not be the stereotypical symbol of the engineering profession a majority of students in the field believe.
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STEM Enhancement & Engagement - responsible for inspiring and enthusing the next generation of STEM professionals through the use of an iconic engineering project. Ensuring schools, colleges and families have access to BLOODHOUND SSC materials either through BLOODHOUND directly or through existing STEM interventions.   
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Size doesn't matter: SMEs offer skills boost for female engineers
www.constructionnews.co.uk

For years the industry has been debating why we have such a low number of female engineers.

Women in Engineering: Retaining talent, ending discrimination
www.constructionnews.co.uk

In my experience I have found that, on site, women make up less than 1 per cent of the permanent construction workforce.

Yorkshire Coast Radio - News - Women in Engineering Day Marked in Scarbo...
www.yorkshirecoastradio.com

It's National Women in Engineering Day which focuses on career opportunities available to girls.

Two-pronged approach needed to encourage women’s careers in railways
www.railtechnologymagazine.com

Women seeking to build or return to a career in railway engineering can find out more about job opportunities at HS2 on 23 June. To mark Nat

Soapbox Science comes to Edinburgh
www.list.co.uk

Free public event, organised by Edinburgh Napier University, to feature 12 speakers, all women conducting research in science, technology, e

Pirate FM - News - Cornwall's Boost For Women in Mining
www.piratefm.co.uk

£5500 gift will fund female mining student at Camborne School of Mines

Gender gap in school sets women in science up to fail | Science Codex
www.sciencecodex.com

Only 14% of young women who enter university for the first time chose science-related fields of study such as engineering, manufacturing and

Schools set to focus on careers | Schools Week
schoolsweek.co.uk

Schools, colleges and education providers will be encouraged to focus on careers as LifeSkills National Careers Week (LNCW) launches on Mond

Women’s festival to ‘celebrate daughters of Dundee and beyond’
www.thecourier.co.uk

Women’s festival to ‘celebrate daughters of Dundee and beyond’

Godwin Allotey Akweiteh
www.citifmonline.com

Vodafone Ghana has partnered the British Council in addressing the wide expanse between male and female enrolment in Science, Mathematics an

'Engineering is for everyone' is the theme for this year's Engineers Week
www.businessandleadership.com

Hundreds of events will be taking place around the country from next Sunday, 8 February, to highlight the possibilities a career in engineer

Keys to future of engineering in Ireland are women and convergence
www.siliconrepublic.com

The future of engineering in Ireland depends on female involvement and convergence to IT.

Innovation talk: What’s behind the lack of women in science and tech?
www.irishtimes.com

UCD report states that ‘the key issue appears to be motivation’

Young engineers triumph
www.eastbourneherald.co.uk

Bede’s Preparatory School won the 22nd annual Young Engineers Challenge organised by Eastbourne Education Business Partnership on behalf of

BLOODHOUND SSC - The 1000 mph car!
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BLOODHOUND SSC – the 1000mph car designed to break the world record and inspire a generation!

+Nicholas Kamanzi
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It's December already and we kicking it off with an interview with the Chief Technology Officer of T...