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Please support the WEST Film Night
Our partners WEST are holding their annual film night on 18th November 2016, entrance is free but donations for the WEST Fund are welcome. The film will start at 7pm at Sheffield Hallam University, and you’re invited for drinks and nibbles beforehand too.
Added on 19/10/2016

WEST Film Night
Friday 18 November 2016 at SHU to see award winning film 'Mustang'
Added on 13/10/2016

STEM Job Vacancies
Focus on Talent
Added on 22/06/2016

Women's Engineering Society eNewsletter
The June edition is now available to download
Added on 22/06/2016

Dame Sue Ion at Nuclear AMRC: Friday 1st July
The Nuclear AMRC in Rotherham will be welcoming one of the UK's leading science and engineering advisors on Friday 1 July: Dr Dame Sue Ion DBE FRS FREng.
Added on 20/06/2016

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WiSET team celebrate the first 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... [read more]

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