Futures in Engineering with BAE Systems 2015

Programme Overview – http://www.windsor-fellowship.org/#!futures-in-engineering/c5kq The Windsor Fellowship in partnership with BAE Systems are offering the ‘Futures in Engineering’ programme which consists of a 12 week summer internship with BAE Systems with professional mentoring. The programme is for undergraduates in their penultimate year who are from groups currently underrepresented in BAE …

Another ‘Sociable Media’ night speaker profile….

Come along to our ‘Sociable Media’ night on Wednesday 29 October @ 5.30pm in The Glassroom Beryl Preuschmann @ spintopMedia (and triporganiser.net!) – a profile of one of our speakers coming to our ‘Sociable Media’ night spintopMedia are social media experts work together to streamline delivery, your social media needs …

‘Sociable Media’ Night – what’s it all about?

Come along to our ‘Sociable Media’ night on Wednesday 29 October @ 5.30pm in The Glassroom.  A number of women from the ‘social media’ industry have kindly agreed to come along to speak to us about their experiences.  They cover every aspect from bloggers to social operations.  Read about one …

Connect Welcome/Networking lunch a success!

Melanie Robinson is the new Connect Student Champion for the School of Engineering and the Built Environment and attended the recent Connect lunch…… Nothing says ‘welcome to Connect’ quite like a Connect Lunch. And no, for once, this is not a food orientated statement….Although the many members waddling down the corridor …

National Women in Engineering Day – 23rd June

To mark National Women in Engineering Day, Connect will be publishing more and more content on the website over the next few weeks to celebrate the female staff and students we have at Edinburgh Napier, and the network which acknowledges and connects these women. 23 June 2014 is the launch of …

Meet the new Interconnect Student Champions…

I am delighted to be able to announce the details of the new Interconnect Student Champions.  After application and interview the successful students are as follows: School of Computing Frances Ryan is currently a PhD student in the School of Computing and has attended a number of Connect events previously …

A flavour of events coming in 2014/2015….

This is just a flavour of what is coming up in the new academic year so hope to see you all there… Connect Networking/Welcome Lunch Event When? Wednesday 17 September   – 13.00-15.00 Where?  Merchiston We are holding a Connect Welcome/Networking event for new and current students to allow you to …

Do you want to become an Interconnect Student Champion?

Would you like to get more involved with Interconnect (Connect is the Edinburgh Napier branch) and help raise the profile of women studying science, engineering, technology and built environment at your college or university? Could you spare 1-2 hours a week during term time to promote Interconnect to students and staff online …

Job Opportunity at Indez Ltd for PHP Web Developer

An exciting opportunity has arisen to work alongside Gill Mowforth at Indez Ltd for a PHP Web Developer. They are looking for a motivated and dedicated eCommerce Developer to work on a wide range of eCommerce solutions. In addition to hand coding various aspects of an eCommerce application, the applicant will …

Gill Mowforth – a lesson in entrepreneurship

Agnieszka Stachowiak is a recently graduated BSc Information Technology student who attended the Gill Mowforth event.   This an excerpt from Agnieszka’s BLOG: ‘Last Monday we had an opportunity to listen to an inspirational talk from Gillian Mowforth, a Founder and Co-owner of Indez Ltd. Indez Ltd creates e-commerce websites and …