Entries by cheryl

Interconnect Project Week with Students across Glasgow

  In April 2018, Strathclyde’s Interconnect Society and FemEng (Glasgow University’s Female Engineering Society) organised a collaborative, educational, week-long project to upskill female engineers. The first of its kind student-led initiative was open to engineering students from the University of Glasgow, University of Strathclyde and Glasgow Caledonian University. The project week aimed to support female […]

Ayrshire Connects – a network for women in STEM

The Runner-Up for the Interconnect Student Award 2018 was Catriona Cook from Ayrshire College. Here she tells us more about the Ayrshire Connects network she has helped to establish. Whilst undertaking a modern apprenticeship in digital marketing with Ayrshire College, I was asked to help set up and support Ayrshire Connects, a network for female […]

Interconnect Student Award Winner 2018

Yvonne Anderson, 3rd year chemistry student at the University of Edinburgh, was awarded with the Interconnect Student Award 2018 at our annual conference on 6th March. Here she talks about her experience attending the conference and the public engagement activities she is involved in at her university. Attending the Interconnect Student conference was a chance […]

Students declare Interconnect Conference a success

‘I felt I was where I belonged’   Our 3rd annual Interconnect Student Conference & Awards was held on Tuesday 6th March at City of Glasgow College Riverside Campus. The conference brought together 40 women STEM students from 14 different colleges and universities for an inspiring day of talks, workshops and networking with women STEM […]