Entries by Equate Team

Gendered language

Gendered language – why it matters in your recruitment materials Gendered language is not always easy to understand or identify. But the words and phrases that we use can unintentionally […]

A STEM countdown of 2020

Lots of things about 2020 have been very different, but one thing that has stayed the same is how busy we have been at Equate Scotland! Just like most of […]

Women in Data Science

‘An amazing, empowering, inspiring event which gave me the chance to learn about the Data Science universe, full of great advice about how to get into and become a success […]

Ada Lovelace Day 2020

In the 1840s, Ada Lovelace wrote the first ever computer programme. Ada Lovelace Day is an international celebration of her achievements and the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering […]

Equate Scotland Covid-19 Impact Survey

Equate Scotland is Scotland’s national expert in gender equality in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) sectors. We work across STEM sectors, with industry and academia to support the recruitment, […]

Courage calls to Courage everywhere

The Fawcett Society knows a lot about perseverance.   Not for nothing does the recently erected statue of Millicent Fawcett bare the words Courage Calls To Courage everywhere.  But it took […]

Build Back Better

(Photo from Constructionarium 2019). We seem to be living in an era of catchy straplines and headlines. Covid-19 has been full of those kinds of messages. Wash your hands. Stay […]