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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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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Sherford Networking Event – 20th Sept 2018

Thurs 20th Sept 2018 | 4.30 pm Women in STEM Plymouth's next quarterly networking event will be held at Sherford and will involve a short tour of the newly built primary school and an opportunity to view one of the show homes. Sherford is a new community being...

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Ada Lovelace Day Networking Event – Tues 9th Oct 2018

Tuesday 9th October 2018 | 4.30pm Ada Lovelace Day (ALD) aims to address the problem of gender inequality in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) by encouraging people to shine a light on the women in STEM that they admire. By talking about...

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Tomorrows Engineers Robotics Challenge

Student teams can apply to be part of an exciting robotics challenge that sees them involved in ‘aviation missions’. Teamwork, robots, design, discovery, fun and loads of LEGO are all part of the mix, as are real-world challenges, teacher support and some great...

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