Inspirational Interviews – Natalie Cheung

For this instalment of our inspirational interview series we are talking to Natalie Cheung. Natalie is an award-winning leader, volunteer and civil engineer who is passionate about promoting careers in STEM! She is currently working to deliver the STEM Ambassador programme in London, as STEM Ambassador Coordinator. For her volunteer work and active citizenship, NatalieContinue reading “Inspirational Interviews – Natalie Cheung”

Peak Hike To Plane Crash Site

One of the many perks of going to university in Sheffield is being so incredibly close to the Peak District. I have been to the peaks a few times in my first and second year but not ever for a proper ‘Duke of Edinburgh’ style hike. So a few weeks ago some friends and IContinue reading “Peak Hike To Plane Crash Site”

Pots, Pans and Panic – Heading Back to Uni!

Hi it’s Maisie here! We have had a bit of a break from the blog over the summer but we are now back and ready to go – I have even got a swanky fringe so it’s all new round here! It is now nearing the time that I will be going back to university,Continue reading “Pots, Pans and Panic – Heading Back to Uni!”

5 STEM Related Places To Visit In The UK

As lock down is slowly lifting in the UK, more and more attractions and museums are reopening. We love visiting new places and learning about new things! With London’s Science Museum reopening tomorrow we thought this would be the perfect time to share some lesser known science-y attractions that we have visited or hope toContinue reading “5 STEM Related Places To Visit In The UK”

‘But you don’t look like a physicist!’

Hi, Lily here! For this week’s post I am going to be talking about the reactions I have faced when talking to people about the fact I did a physics degree. My thoughts on the conversations I have had, how the responses have and continue to affect me and ultimately why I think working toContinue reading “‘But you don’t look like a physicist!’”

3 STEM Podcasts I’m Loving in Lockdown

Hello, Maisie here! Due to lockdown Lily and I have been living together for a while now, it’s been fab but sometimes I just need to be in my own zone. You will often find me with my headphones on listening to some form of media – podcasts, audio books or music. So here IContinue reading “3 STEM Podcasts I’m Loving in Lockdown”

Inspirational Interviews – Thant Phway

In today’s ‘Inspirational Interview’ we are talking to Thant Phway – Quality Engineer at Boeing Defence UK. Thant has worked at Boeing for 4 years and talks about the journey, the highlights and the challenges that have brought her to where she is today! Please can you introduce yourself and tell us about your currentContinue reading “Inspirational Interviews – Thant Phway”

2 Years On From Finishing Uni

I really cannot believe (for one tiny second) that I graduated from university 2 years ago today! It was Friday 13th July 2018, which does have an air of unluckiness to it! But – thank goodness – it turned out to be a brilliantly lucky day for me! I had made it through my PhysicsContinue reading “2 Years On From Finishing Uni”

5 Unexpected Things About Life In Lockdown

Hi, it’s Lily here! Last week marked 100 days of lockdown in the UK – and at this point I really have lost all perception of time! Things have started to change a little, but even though restrictions are slowly easing we are still very far away from a return to any kind of normality.Continue reading “5 Unexpected Things About Life In Lockdown”

Inspirational Interviews – Vibhusha Raval

Hi! This week it is time for another installment of our ‘Inspirational Interviews’ series! Today we are sharing Vibhusha Raval’s story, she works for BT as a Graduate Automation Delivery Manager. She joined BT last September and has already got involved with, learnt and delivered so much! Read on to find out more about VibhushaContinue reading “Inspirational Interviews – Vibhusha Raval”