Women in Science: STEM

This year’s Norwich Science Festival highlighted the diverse roles women undertake within STEM. We selected eight amazing women working across the city in jobs from database programmer to riser engineer, from clinical trials manager to science journal editor. The women revealed the details of their work, how they had come to be in their current roles, and what inspires them about STEM.
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Hidden Figures: Women in Science Day

On Tuesday 17th October, as part of the Norwich Science Festival Learning Programme, 2017, Professor Laura Bowater presented a screening of the acclaimed film Hidden Figures at Cinema City alongside Real-life ‘Rocket Woman’ Vinita Marwaha Madill (Space Operations Engineer, European Space Agency, and former spacesuit designer) (@Rocket_Woman1).
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Inspiring Females Event

Monday the 26th of June 2017 was the launch of the second year of ‘Inspiring Females’ a one-day event for 300 or so girls Year 10, 11, 12, 13 organised by the Norwich High School. It included attendees from City of Norwich School and Notre Dame from Norwich. The event was organised to give young women insight into the worlds of women from different walks of life.
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Dragon Hall Debate

On March the 13th 2017 the Dragon Hall Debate took place in Norwich. The title for this debate was ‘How far to go to gender equality?’. These debates are free events that are open to the wider community, and no prior knowledge is needed or assumed. The sessions usually have two or three speakers who talk briefly, and then the audience are invited to ask questions, offer opinions as the...
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International Women's Day 2017

March the 8th 2017 was International Women's Day; a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating gender equality and our University and School were keen to be part of the day and to raising awareness of the need for gender parity.
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