Emma Meaburn began her #science career studying human #biology at King’s College London. Afterwards, she pursued her interest in #genetics at Imperial College London’s Human Molecular Genetics masters programme. She continued her science #career as a #research assistant at the Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London, and completed a PhD in Behavioural Genetics. Currently, she is a lecturer at Birkbeck University London where she leads the BRIDGE #lab. • Credit: @rosalindfranklinstem
We’ve had an awesome week at Stemettes HQ ✨ • It kicked off on Wednesday with an inspo talk at the upper and lower @basildon_academies with our Student To Stemette #alumni Vanessa and Labake 😁 👥@makehappenessex • On Friday we joined the year 6 girls at Manchester High School for Girls for some #app building, ux design and a Q&A session with @rullion 💪👩💻 • There’s also a new episode of Head Stemette’s podcast out tomorrow @notyouraverageami - we can’t wait to hear it 🎧🎉
#TBT to our app #hack with @GoThinkBig back in September 2017 😱 We spent the Saturday building apps to present to a panel of judges - the #winners above received a speaker and GoThinkBig #swag 😎 • Make sure you never miss out on a Stemette event - sign up to our monthly newsletter bit.ly/StemetteNewsletter
For #IWD2019 we teamed up with @ASOS for a STEM Goals event, inviting 45 girls from local schools to ASOS HQ. The girls received a tour of the offices, a #coding session, Q&A with #WomenInSTEM and there was lunch and prizes for all the #winners plus #swag bags for everyone - what a great way to celebrate #InternationalWomensDay • All the photo's from this event and all our events during IWD are up on our Flickr: flickr.com/stemettes
Here’s a quick round up of what TeamStemette got up to this week: • Head Stemette was at the @bigbangfair#judging and sitting on an all female #leaders panel 🎉 • We also took 3 of our #alumni to St John Paynes Catholic School to answer all the year 9-12’s questions about #STEM careers, post 16 options and what comes next 🤔 #payitforward
Congratulations @RomaTheEngineer MBE chosen for the Jhalak Prize long list 2019 for #BUILT The Hidden Stories Behind our Structures 🎉🎉 • The Jhalak Prize for Book of the Year by a Writer of Colour, is an annual literary prize awarded to British or British-resident writers #jhalakprize
#TBT to our #EngWeek2019 and #IWD2019 STEM Goals with Engineers Ireland and @Intel 🎉 - 40 local school girls spent the morning getting to know all about #engineering careers at Intel and the afternoon #coding their own websites about #engineers - they all did an awesome job! 👏 • Photo's are now up on our Flickr: flickr.com/stemettes 📸
Calling all London #teachers 📢 - young women aged 16+ can join us for a hackathon and panel at @Global on Saturday 6th April in #London.#Free#fun#food and #swag all guaranteed ✅ • Email email@example.com to book a group now before spaces go - we wouldn't want you to miss out.