I am proud of being the first female engineer in my family although by no means the first engineer, my Dad and then 4 further generations back, so you could say it is in my psyche.
Leeds Beckett Data Science Team visited Roundhay School this week to run a workshop on Data Science to Y13 students and promote our new BSc Data Science course, starting in 2020.
Eunice John, a Leeds Beckett Architectural Technology student, has won the 'Best of the Best' prize in the 2019 Women in Property National Student Awards.
There has been a significant commitment to upgrading and strengthening the Built Environment in the UK. This has been matched with funding promises stretching beyond 2021. To meet this pipeline of work, it has been estimated that we need 444,000 extra Built Environment employees every year for the next five years.
To celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday 8 March 2019, I was asked to join an Industry Skills Panel Discussion organised by Constructing Excellence Yorkshire and Humber, based at Leeds Beckett University, and delivered in partnership with Shulmans LLP.
As part of ‘Global Week’, organised by Principal Lecturer Jenny Seavers, a team of staff from the School of Built Environment and Engineering organised a full day of outreach activities for 140 pupils from the Heworth C. E. Primary School based in York.
Notre Dame Sixth Form College host an annual STEM careers fair which showcases the wide variety of careers available in science, technology, engineering and maths.