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Antarctic Odyssey – empowering women leaders in STEMM for Environmental Conservation

Posted on 2 April 2024 by Wendy Sadler

Come and celebrate EARTH Day on 22nd April 2024 with an inspiring talk of a leadership course for women in STEMM with a difference! Last November, with 99 other female […]

Calling PSE student societies for International Women’s Day event

Posted on 19 February 2024 by Wendy Sadler

Women In Stem Celebrate International Women’s Day Cardiff University Women In Stem Society is working in Partnership with the Student Engagement Team to co-create a Women In Stem event celebrating […]

Diversifying Wikipedia

Posted on 29 August 2023 by nilsrehm

Ever felt like Wikipedia entries are not as diverse as they could be? Do you want to change that? Then join us for our Wikipedia Edit-a-thon on the 1st May […]

Understanding the needs of neurodivergent students

Posted on 27 July 2023 by nilsrehm

The DiSTEM network joined forces with the Neurodiversity and Inclusion network on 5th July to start discussions around how we can better adapt our teaching and assessment practices for neurodivergent […]

Running inclusive meetings

Posted on 10 May 2023 by Wendy Sadler

In our last DiSTEM event on 26th April it was fascinating to hear more from Dr Ceri Morris (Lecturer in Educational Development) about how we can all make our meetings […]

Navigating the path from Parent to Professor

Navigating the path from Parent to Professor

Posted on 10 February 2023 by Gayathri Eknath

The Diversity in STEM (DiSTEM) network is running the first event of 2023 showcasing the lives of academic parents. Primary caregivers working in academia face the immeasurable challenge of having to […]

LGBTQ+ STEM Day 2022

Posted on 7 November 2022 by Gayathri Eknath

The Diversity in STEM (DiSTEM) network will be hosting an in-person session on Friday 18th November where we will livestream a celebration of Pride in STEM day. This event is […]

Black scientists showcase

Posted on 25 October 2022 by Gayathri Eknath

October is the black history month in the UK. As such, as for the last year, it is our pleasure to introduce you to a few among the hundreds of black […]

Celebration of Women in Mathematics!

Posted on 18 May 2022 by Gayathri Eknath

It was our great pleasure to host a DiSTEM event on 11th May 2022 celebrating (one day earlier!) the Women in Mathematics day. We invited talks from three speakers: Marina […]

Making sense of racial microaggressions

Posted on 1 May 2022 by Gayathri Eknath

The April 2022 event of the DiSTEM (Diversity in STEM) network was ‘Making sense of microaggressions', featuring Susan Cousins and Barry Diamond. The event took place online on Wednesday April […]