Sarah Stead

  • The GREEN Program- Iceland

    My time in Iceland on the Green Programme was truly eye opening, providing me with an increased technical understanding of different renewable energy systems and inspiration to work towards a greener future. The programme consisted of several different components; classroom...

  • My first STEM Outreach experience

    I was lucky enough to be invited to help at a STEM day at Blackfriars School in Newcastle-under-Lyme. Blackfriars is a school for children between 10 and 16 years old with wide range of special needs, including physical/mental disabilities, learning...

  • 2016 WES Conference

    With the support of funding from Roger and Sue Whorrod, WESBath sent 15 current engineering students from across the Engineering & Design faculty to the 2016 WES Student Conference held at Aston University at the end of November. The two...

  • Nine different highlights of the WES Student Conference 2016

    Technical & Commercial Leadership This talk was really useful as speakers from BP shared about their work. I used to think working offshore would be boring as people have to stay away from home for a long period of time...

  • November Seminar - BMT Defense Services

    On a wet and windy day on campus, Cat Savage, Technical Director of BMT Defence Services, came to talk to students about her educational and career path to her current role as Technical Director. Cat gave a fascinating insight into...

  • Mehrnaz Tajmir awarded the Moog International Women in Engineering Prize

    Mehrnaz Tajmir, a student in Mechanical Engineering who graduated in June 2016, was the recipient of the Moog International Women in Engineering Prize.  She is now studying for a PhD. Mehranz was a founding members of WESBath and took the...

  • WESBath kick off semester with seminar and quiz

    WESBath started off the semester with two events on 13 October including networking, quiz and pizza!  At lunchtime new students were invited to come along to a short introductory talk about the background of WESBath and an overview of events...

  • Marble run outreach at St Mark's School

    On Friday 16 September three WESBath members took part in a STEM day at St Marks' School in Bath - engaging Year 6 students with a competitive marble run activity. Feedback from the school was really positive "Thank you so...

  • Opportunities can sometimes arise when you least expect them…

    While at the Bath WES end of year meal, kindly hosted by our sponsors Roger and Sue Whorrod, Roger asked if I would like to have a summer placement at his and his son’s company, Investx. Investx is a parent...

  • NWED Day 2016 - enjoy the photographs

    If you'd like to see more about our NWED 2016 celebration, have a look at all the photographs in our Flickr gallery!