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UCC WiSTEM Society wins National Award

16 Apr 2019
National Award Winners 2019

Best New Society at National Awards 2019

WiSTEM Society UCC won the Best New Society at the (BICS) Board of Irish College Societies National Awards at the Sheraton Hotel, Athlone. WiSTEM was founded in UCC in August 2018 with its aim to support women in UCC in achieving their full potential in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. WiSTEM UCC is part of a growing movement that is making STEM a more diverse and accepting field to work in. Its goal is to inspire and aid women in furthering their careers in STEM, help them build the skills they need to succeed and find role models and connections in their particular industry. UCC WiSTEM Society since their foundation have organised and collaborated on a number of events such as:

  • Women in STEM Conference
  • Inspire Speaker Series
  • Workshops
  • Industry Tours
  • Future Female Leadership Strength’s Program
  • Networking Events and Student Socials


Well done to all the committee!

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