Outreach

  • WESBath visit 18th Bath Brownies

    April is a busy month, but on Monday, 16 April we took a break to visit the 18th Bath Brownies in All Saints Centre. Four engineers went along;  Anna Scott, Molly Mcmaster, Amy Wynn and myself. This brownies group was...

  • WESBath at Saltford Primary School - by Lily (a Year 6 pupil)

    Recently, the Women's Engineering Society (WESBath) came into my school for our STEM week.  They worked with two year six classes, as I am in year 6 I got to meet them. They were polite and happy, but most importantly...

  • Bath Taps into Science 2018

    WESBath has had a regular presence in Bath Taps into Science since its inception and this year was no different. There was no dearth of participation and enthusiasm both from the schools and our volunteers even with the lurking threat...

  • WDCA (Women Can Do Anything) - WESBath's visit to Weston Village Guides

    One evening in early December five WESBath members visited the Weston Village Guides to tell them all about engineering. We chatted to a group of about 25 guides and then gave them all the task of building towers, capable of...

  • BP Women in Engineering Award - ACE to Zambia

    As a group of 6 civil engineering students, we spent 6 weeks working with the organisation Sport in Action in Lusaka, Zambia. Sport in Action aid the development of young people through sport. We were heavily involved with two main...

  • Reflections from Soapbox Science Bristol 2017

    Soapbox science is a unique platform for women scientists and postgraduate researchers to showcase and engage the public with their research. Organised at various cities in the UK and abroad, popular public places are converted to speaker arenas and each...

  • International Women's Engineering Day 2017

    On Friday, 23 June 2017, WESBath celebrated INWED 2017 by hosting a group of female school students onto Campus to take part in a morning of engineering. We welcomed girls from Sheldon School in Chippenham and the IKB Academy in...

  • Who needs pancakes when you can go to Guides?

    While many of us were making pancakes on the 28th February, myself and 3 other undergraduate engineers visited the Bath Rush Hill Guides to tell them all about engineering and how exciting a career in the sector can be. We...

  • Marble runs at Corsham School

    An early start in early January as four members of WES headed to our first outreach event of 2017, Corsham School STEM day. Jemma, Beth, Elizabeth and Emma left the Bath Campus equipped with all you need to build marble...

  • 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...