Networking Advice

Tracey Binnie is a 2nd year computing student at Edinburgh Napier. She got involved in loads of Connect and Interconnect activities in her first year as well as taking part in events with other relevant organisations. Tracey shares what she has learned about networking below. If there’s one thing I’ve …

Fictional Engineers in Popular Culture

Erin Nolan is an inspiring 19 year old engineer currently undertaking the EDT ‘Year in Industry’ Scheme. She is due to start on the MEng Electrical and Mechanical Engineering course at the University of Edinburgh in September 2013. Erin writes about her work, the projects she is working on, her …

Survey Results

In April 2013 we conducted a survey of female students in the School of Computing and School of Engineering and Built Environment to get feedback on Connect activities so far. We want to make sure that Connect activities are benefitting students and wanted to hear from those who hadn’t been …

Workplace Visit with Balfour Beatty

Maria Hernandez Montoya is a 4th year civil engineering student at Edinburgh Napier. Maria has been involved in Interconnect and Connect activities this year. She tells us about her experience on a Connect workplace visit below. During 2013, thanks to CONNECT, I had the chance to get involved in different …