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All female team tackle plastic pollution at Athena Hack

A group of Masters students from the School of Computing attended Athena Hack, an all-women hackathon, in London from 13-14 April 2019. The hackathon was organised by ShowCode as an initiative to champion female technologists and focus their skills to … Continue reading

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Women in Computing event hosted by School

On Thursday 5 November, the School hosted a Women in Computing event to inspire students by hearing from female speakers who are successful in their respective industries,  despite women being significantly under-represented in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) industries. Katie Difford, a second … Continue reading

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School achieves Athena SWAN Bronze award

The School of Computing has been awarded an Athena SWAN award for gender equality work. The Athena SWAN award recognises the School’s commitment to combating underrepresentation, and advancing the careers of women in science research and academia. The University was … Continue reading

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Athena SWAN Bronze award for Kent

Athena SWAN Bronze award for Kent The University of Kent’s success in developing employment practices to support the career progression of women in science, technology, engineering, maths and medicine (STEMM) has been recognised with an Athena SWAN Charter Bronze award. … Continue reading

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