To mark International Women in Engineering Day 2020, we spoke to some of NMITE's leading educators about their careers and how the centre can help increase diversity in the sector.
At NMITE, we are proud to support the Veteran community and alongside our values of inclusivity, equality and diversity we look to further develop our understanding as to how we can continue our journey as an employer that provides further opportunities and next level support to all.
It’s World Environment Day and at NMITE we’ve been talking about ways in which we can be…well, ‘better’! We look to do more than what is expected of us and to excel as an organisation that cares about the impact we make and the example we set for others.
Every year, during the month of June (chosen because that is when the Stonewall Riots took place back in 1969) the LGBTQ+ community celebrates Pride in a number of different ways. Despite celebrations looking a little different this year due to the global pandemic, Pride will still march on (virtually) throughout June!
Mary Kenyon—James previously worked as a Mental Health Nurse for both the NHS and the private sector. Following this, Mary has spent the past 16 years in the Further and Higher Education sectors using her wealth of experience to support young people. We now welcome Mary as Head of Student Experience at NMITE, and for Mental Health Week (which takes place this year between 18th -24th May), she gives us her thoughts on why it is so important to be kind.
NMITE's Head of Fundraising, Harriet Dearden, reflects on the subject of fundraising during times of uncertainty.
In celebration of 'Earth Week' here at NMITE, we've been speaking to a few of our partners and supporters regarding all things engineering and sustainability. We caught up with Mike Gittoes, newly appointed MD at Arctic Circle through a quick Q&A.
It’s not all about technical content. A collaborative environment is required to build up vital soft skills such as co-operation and leadership, writes Sarah Hitt, Full Professor in Engineering Education at NMITE which is aiming to revolutionise engineering education.
It’s Earth Week here at NMITE, and we’ve been speaking with NMITE supporter, Susie Dunkerton of Dunkertons Cider Company. Susie tells us all about the methods they used before they had any high-tech equipment, and how engineering boosted their production (as well as the sustainability of Dunkertons methods!)
This year, International Women’s Day is all about the promotion of gender equality throughout our world, the celebration of women, and breaking stereotypes
NMITE is celebrating #LGBTHistoryMonth and our Head of Partnerships, Toby Kinnaird, has opened up as to why his daughter is such an inspirational figure in his life. 🏳️🌈
Professor Elena Rodriguez-Falcon is President and Chief Executive at the New Model Institute for Technology and Engineering.