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Why I am editing Wikipedia by Dr. Jess Wade at Women in STEM Connect

Talk by Dr. Jess Wade at the University of Edinburgh's Women in STEM Connect edit-a-thon on Sunday 16th August 2020.

From  Ewan McAndrew on September 14th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Divinity - Popular Religion, Women and Witchcraft in Early Modern Europe

This course (ECHS08002) will examine key aspects of popular religious culture during the early modern period in Europe which witnessed the transformation of religious life associated with the…

From  Rory Dunlop on August 19th, 2020 0 likes 26 plays 0  

Discovering new worlds while at my desk - Ieva Dauzickaite

Celebrating Women in Mathematics 6 May 2020 Discovering new worlds while at my desk Ieva Dauzickaite Maths of Planet Earth Centre for Doctoral Training PhD Student University of Reading

From  GILLIAN KERR on May 12th, 2020 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Maths: the secret behind Data Science and AI - Huizhi Liang

Celebrating Women in Mathematics 6 May 2020 Maths: the secret behind Data Science and AI Huizhi Liang Lecturer in Computer Science University of Reading

From  GILLIAN KERR on May 12th, 2020 0 likes 13 plays 0  

How I stopped being afraid of Maths and learned a new language - Agnieszka Faulkner

Celebrating Women in Mathematics 6 May 2020 How I stopped being afraid of Maths and learned a new language Agnieszka Faulkner PhD Student, Department of Meteorology University of Reading

From  GILLIAN KERR on May 12th, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

Working towards gender equality at the University of Reading - Simon Chandler-Wilde

Celebrating Women in Mathematics 6 May 2020 Working towards gender equality at the University of Reading Simon Chandler-Wilde Professor of Applied Mathematics and Former Dean of Diversity and…

From  GILLIAN KERR on May 12th, 2020 0 likes 20 plays 0  

Introduction to Women in Mathematics - Jennifer Scott

Celebrating Women in Mathematics online meeting Wednesday 6 May 2020 Welcome and Introduction by Jennifer Scott, Professor of Mathematics, University of Reading

From  GILLIAN KERR on May 8th, 2020 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Women of Climate Change - training webinar to create more biographies of women on Wikipedia

This online training session was hosted Wikipedia Women in Red student intern Laura Rose Wood and was held on Monday 20th April 2020. The 1.5 training session introduced editors the how & why of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 21st, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Closing the Gender Gap | Wikimedia UK

Wikimedia UK is the national chapter for the global Wikimedia movement which supports Wikipedia and its sister sites. This video showcases the work of Wikimedia UK and the community of Wikimedians in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 7th, 2020 1 likes 15 plays 0  

EFP 24: Exploring the Moon in Film and Beyond

Kat Zabecka speaks to Dr Alastair Bruce and Mat Vidmar from the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Moon landing. They discuss the role of the Moon in cinema,…

From  Katarina Zabecka on December 11th, 2019 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Interview with a Witchfinder General - Emma Carroll on the Map of Accused Witches in Scotland open data project

As part of the Equate Scotland and Careerwise scheme to give Women in STEM students a paid placement in industry, Emma Carroll was employed on a paid internship in Information Services to work with…

From  Ewan McAndrew on October 22nd, 2019 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Edinburgh Foundation for women in Law video 2019

Welcome to Spaces for Voices by the Edinburgh Foundation for Women in Law. Our aim is to drive an equal and diverse legal profession in Scotland.

From  Simone-Louise Duffy on July 17th, 2019 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Making IT work for women

Making IT work for women

From  Jacqueline Clark on June 4th, 2019 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Why we still need to talk about diversity in Physics - Dr. Jess Wade

Dr. Jess Wade is a physicist who, alongside being a postdoc researcher at Imperial College London in plastic electronics, campaigns tirelessly to increase diversity in physics. One of Nature's…

From  Ewan McAndrew on January 30th, 2019 2 likes 357 plays 0  

Global Health and Infectious Diseases online masters: Eleanora Bafour-Agyei - student testimonial

Online student Eleanora started up her own NGO in Ghana. She chose to study this online degree so she could upgrade her knowledge and have a formal qualification. Join our online community:…

From  Lauren Johnston-Smith on October 15th, 2018 0 likes 427 plays 0  

Women in Informatics #IWD17

Informatics staff share their passion for computing in films launched to celebrate International Women’s Day, 8 March 2017. http://www.ed.ac.uk/informatics/news-events/recentnews/girls-in-tech

From  Alexandra Burford on July 13th, 2018 0 likes 36 plays 0