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Improving diversity in STEM sectors Infographic

Diverse teams produce more creative and innovative solutions…
20 August, 2021/by Carol

How do people who work in STEM describe themselves?

Does your work involve science, technology, engineering or…
19 April, 2021/by Carol

Children’s early career choices

I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Hamish Johnston…
3 April, 2021/by Carol

Maximising impact of STEM outreach

There are many, many organisations that want to increase diversity…
1 December, 2020/by Carol

Teaching Careers in Primary School

Our research at NUSTEM has shown that children have very gendered…
12 October, 2020/by Carol

Gearing up for remote workshops

As our partner primary schools well know, the sharp end of NUSTEM…
11 August, 2020/by Jonathan


18 March, 2020/by Carol

Theory of Change paper published

You might have noticed common threads appearing through our…
30 January, 2020/by Jonathan

Shortlisted – UK Career Development Awards

Friends of NUSTEM will know that we have been supporting…
30 January, 2020/by Carol

Airbus GEDC Diversity Award – Shortlisted

It’s not just us who bang on about diversity in the engineering…
28 January, 2020/by Jonathan

Kate back in Antarctica

Last year, we followed Dr. Kate Winter's trip to the Princess…
27 January, 2020/by Jonathan

Tales of Engineering – making magnificent things with children and their families …

After a few months of developing our website and getting our…
13 January, 2020/by Antonio Portas

STEM jobs at Museums Northumberland

NUSTEM have been collaborating with Museums Northumberland this…
11 December, 2019/by Carol

First conNecTed device prototypes

Our friends from the Life Science Centre visited us today, and…
22 November, 2019/by Jonathan

NUSTEM: The year in Numbers

2 October, 2019/by Carol

Kate Winter on Bloomberg

Remember when former NUSTEM staffer Dr. Kate Winter went to…
29 July, 2019/by Jonathan

2019 WISE Awards: Finalist!

NUSTEM are delighted to be recognised by the WISE Campaign as…
26 July, 2019/by Jonathan

Tales of Engineering – call for volunteers

Some of our primary books

NUSTEM has been awarded a prestigious…
10 July, 2019/by Antonio Portas

Educate North Awards 2019

20 March, 2019/by Carol

National Careers Week 2019 – putting careers in the curriculum

6 March, 2019/by Carol