Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all from the team at WISP! We hope you have a relaxing break, however and whatever you are celebrating. We're off on our seasonal holidays from the 19th December until early in the new year. We're afraid you won't be able to get...

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#GIRLCODE – Half Term 21st February

#GIRLCODE is a free coding class for girls aged 8-14 who want to learn to code in a fun and friendly environment. Run by tech industry professionals, the easy and interactive session will provide hands-on experience of programming using the BBC micro:bit. “micro:bit...

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Network with WISP – Weds 20th Mar 2019

New for 2019, we're very pleased to announce that our new revamped Network with WISP events are live and that we have a fantastic new location in the form of Ocean Studios! Huge thanks to our partners at RIO for helping us host these events in the amazing, Grade 1...

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Watch Your Language Workshop – Sat 2nd Mar 2019

Why language matters for gender equality (generally and for your business)? The aim of this workshop is to empower SMEs to recruit/attract more women to their companies or events, by ensuring they are not unconsciously sending out the wrong signals. This...

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The 400 Women project is finally here!

We are pleased to announce that the website for 400 Women, our flagship project for the next 2 years, is now live and ready for women in STEM to sign up. in collaboration with Mayflower 400, 400 Women is a collaboration between WISP, Mayflower 400 the...

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Lorna on the Radio!

Listen to Lorna talk about her career story and WISP's aims, on SoundArt Radio's Wavelength programme with Dave Clarke! Soundart is a fantastic local radio station, run by volunteers and based at Dartington Hall Estate. It is an independent,...

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Introducing #GIRLCODE – Half Term 25th October

#GIRLCODE is a free coding class for girls aged 11-13 who want to learn to code in a fun and friendly environment. Run by tech industry professionals, the easy and interactive session will provide hands-on experience of programming using the BBC micro:bit....

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Pioneering with Possibilities

Lorna will be talking at the Pioneering with Possibilities conference, organised by Grace Chatting (Western Women Mean Business, http://www.gracechatting.com/) and Christa Mckinnon (http://www.christamackinnon.com/) on Sunday 11th November 2018. We are living in a...

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Young Women into STEM Careers Fair – Weds 14th Nov 2018

Weds 14th Nov 2018 | 5.45pm Young Women into STEM is a unique careers fair - it is for young people (and their family) to come along and learn about the endless possibilities of a career or job in Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths. Approximately 30...

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