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Ada Day Celebrations 9th & 10th October

Every second Tuesday in October is Ada Lovelace Day, in honour of this day on Tuesday 9th and Wednesday 10th October we will be celebrating the achievement of women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. For more information visit Finding Ada.

Get involved with Ada Day activity:

  • Guest speakers delivering talks about their routes into STEM careers
  • STEM course stand in the Atrium Tuesday 9th
  • Question and Answer panel 12:30 – 13:00 on Tuesday in Atrium, Wednesday in 1F107
  • Win £100 in Amazon Vouchers in the Women in STEM poster competition

Ada Day Poster Competition

PRIZE: £100 Amazon Voucher, sponsored by Software Box Ltd.

Create a poster about an inspirational woman from a STEM background – if you need a bit of inspiration check out the screens around college featuring Ada Lovelace, Mae Jemison, Jocelyn Bell-Burnell, Lucy Bradshaw and Reshma Saujani.

Your poster should:

  • Feature one inspirational woman from a STEM background (current or historical)
  • Summarise her achievements
  • Be A3 sized with minimum 18-point font size
  • Use 1-3 relevant images
  • Be eye catching, informative and thought provoking

Deadline Friday 12th October, winner to be announced Tuesday 16th October.

STEM Week 11th – 15th March

A week of activity promoting careers and study in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths.

Check back forSTEM event updates!