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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 8 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 10 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 12 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 19 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 18 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 7 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 48 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 11 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 337 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 412 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 32 plays 0  

Wikipedia and Chemistry - Interview with Dr. Jenni Garden and Dr. Michael Seery

Interview with Dr. Jenni Garden and Dr. Michael Seery at the University of Edinburgh's School of Chemistry. Under discussion, Wikipedia's relationship with the study of chemistry and Ada…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 16th, 2018 0 likes 106 plays 0  

Wikipedia and Women in STEM - Athina Frantzana, PhD student at the School of Physics and Astronomy

Wikipedia and Women in STEM - Athina Frantzana, PhD student at the School of Physics and Astronomy, was interviewed in March 2018 about her experience of writing Wikipedia articles about Women in…

From  Ewan McAndrew on April 16th, 2018 0 likes 69 plays 0