Steve Jobs explains the rules for success

[youtube_sc url=”http://youtu.be/KuNQgln6TL0″] “You need a lot of passion for what you’re doing because its so hard. Without passion, any rational person would give up.  So if youre not having fun doing it, if you dont absolutely love it, youre going to give up. And thats what happens to most people, actually. If you look at […]

Mentoring Scheme for Women in Science

[youtube_sc url=”http://youtu.be/tp3687xsGbY”] The BPS mentoring scheme for women, organized jointly by the BPS Women in Pharmacology committee and the UK Resource Centre for Women in SET (Science, Engineering & Technology), has been running since 2005. The aim is simple: to provide mentors to individuals so that they can confidentially discuss a wide range of issues that might influence their […]

2011 WISE AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

  The winners of the 2011 WISE Awards were announced at a prestigious ceremony on Wednesday 19 October at London’s Institute of Engineering and Technology, with Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal.   The Women into Science, Engineering and Construction (WISE) Awards, in association with EADS, the European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company, celebrate those […]

In2scienceUK

In2scienceUK offers underprivileged students currently completing Science AS levels in deprived schools the opportunity to work alongside practising scientists for a 1-2 week period, giving students an insight into scientific research and development. Why is this important? Intelligent pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds and traditionally low achieving schools face major obstacles resulting in few pupils obtaining […]