March 2018: Over 400 people attended our Women in Science celebration 2018: ‘Accelerating Gender Parity’
Over 400 people attended our Women in Science celebration 2018: ‘Accelerating Gender Parity’
The Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health in collaboration with the University of Salford and Manchester Metropolitan University celebrated International Women’s Day 2018 on Monday 5th March.
Angela Saini, the award winning British scientist and author, visited the University of Manchester to give a public talk, as part of our International Women’s Day celebrations. Angela to discuss her recently published book ‘Inferior – How Science Got Women Wrong – and the New Research That’s Rewriting the Story’, the themes it explores and what they mean for women.
We then ran three well-attended workshops
Workshop 1 – Sexual harassment in the workplace
Workshop 2 – Personal impact
Workshop 3 – Resilience