The Internship of a Naked Engineer

By Charis Bronze Engineer? Yes. Naked? Not in the way you might think... Most engineering students are advised to take part in an industrial placement during their studies. This helps to develop skills, network with professionals and most importantly give the experience of a working environment. This is so we’re not just “another engineering grad with… Continue reading The Internship of a Naked Engineer


Women in Innovation

Diversity in innovation is crucial for the UK’s economy; however, the number of female entrepreneurs in the UK is around half that of men. Boosting the number of women in innovation could deliver approximately £180 billion to the UK economy. Following the insight that just one in 7 applications for business funding to Innovate UK came from women,… Continue reading Women in Innovation


Suzie & Ricky – by Elizabeth Kapasa

A little bit about me Currently, I am pursuing a PhD joint between Sheffield, Leeds and York Universities because it is the White Rose funded joint DTC for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (DTC TERM) – This is under the department for Mechanical Engineering at the University of Leeds. I did my undergraduate degree in… Continue reading Suzie & Ricky – by Elizabeth Kapasa

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By: Natasha Patel Second Year Student October 2016 If you study engineering, you might be used to shocked responses and apologies when you tell people your chosen degree or share the fact that you have more contact hours in a day than some have in a week. You might struggle to explain that there are… Continue reading A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A CHEMICAL ENGINEERING STUDENT