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Cardiff University, GW4 and Prism Exeter celebrate Diversity and Inclusion for LGBTQ+ STEM Day 2020

Cardiff University, GW4 and Prism Exeter celebrate Diversity and Inclusion for LGBTQ+ STEM Day 2020

Posted on 4 November 2020 by DiSTEM

By Wendy Sadler LGBTQ+ STEM Day is an annual global event held to raise awareness of the barriers to inclusion in (and progression through) STEMM subjects and careers faced by individuals […]

My STEM journey as a woman

Posted on 7 April 2020 by DiSTEM

By Lowri Williams The events of the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic have been unfortunate and unforgettable. But on the lighter side of things, it has also allowed an increase in our […]

Unravelling the Universe to the students at Howell’s School

Posted on 10 March 2020 by DiSTEM

By Lucy Haslam We present below an account by Lucy Haslam on what messages she took away from the talks given by three Physics & Astronomy PhD students from Cardiff […]

What does inclusion mean to you?

Posted on 10 March 2020 by DiSTEM

By Gayathri Eknath What are the first thoughts that come to mind when you hear 'inclusion'? How about when you hear 'diversity', 'disability', 'mental health', 'gender' and 'access'? How do […]

Science Superheroes! Can role models positively influence children’s attitudes towards STEM careers?

Posted on 18 February 2019 by Naomi Dinmore

By Naomi Dinmore Last summer, I had the fantastic opportunity to take part in a real-life research placement through the Cardiff Undergraduate Research Opportunities Programme (CUROP). It was exciting because […]

Who inspires you?

Who inspires you?

Posted on 9 February 2019 by Wendy Sadler

To celebrate UN International girls and women in Science day (11th February 2019) we asked some science communicators from Cardiff University's spin out 'science made simple' who was their inspiration... […]

Understanding Autism

Posted on 9 February 2019 by Wendy Sadler

By Sarah Barrett These days, almost everyone has heard of autism spectrum disorder (ASD).  As a PhD student at the Wales Autism Research Centre, Cardiff University, my research is centred […]

Welcome to the new Diversity in STEM blog

Posted on 22 August 2018 by Lindsay Powell-Jones

We're a group of bloggers from the Trevithick campus who are passionate about promoting a more diverse STEM society. We'll be blogging about how we can make the world of […]