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First Multiplier Event of the FeSTEM project

First Multiplier Event of the FeSTEM project

We are happy to announce our first multiplier event of the FeSTEM project that will be held on May 31st, 2021 ONLINE. Join us! The event under the title ‘Needs, challenges and experiences of women in STEM: Best practices from Higher Education and the Industry’...

Interaction Design Project

Interaction Design Project

The ‘Interaction Design Project’ capstone project aims to utilise Design Thinking methodologies, particularly an adaptation of the Design Sprint created by groups of students to run remotely and over a semester to tackle a wicked challenge and come up with a...

First Newsletter

First Newsletter

Female Empowerment in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics in Higher Education (FeSTEM) newsletter -...

Science or magic? Join us for a Social Cafe

Join us for a Social Cafe "Science or magic?" dedicated to new synergies between institutions and the role of women in STEM, as well as the projects In2steam, FemSTEM and FeSTEM this Friday, October 16 at 9:00 CET. The discussion will be held in Italian.You can watch...

Join us for a Social Cafè

Join us for a Social Cafè on the topic "Technology for Everyone" with projects FeSTEM, SEEDS - Social Entrepreneurship Empowering Development in Preschools and D3: Developing Digital Data Literacy tomorrow, at 15:50 CET. The discussion will be held in Italian.You can...

FeSTEM project presented at the CUT radio

Our project coordinator, Antigoni Parmaxi presented the FeSTEM project, its priorities and future plans at the CUT radio.  Listen to her interviews here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1HfZMWx3YDcFjNDUCOday-nc6dHRz0aOA/view?usp=sharing

Second partner meeting

Second partner meeting

Second partner meeting of the FeSTEM project once again united the partners from Cyprus University of Technology / Τεχνολογικό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου and ARIS from Cyprus, Ic Geoss from Slovenia, Magenta Consultoría Projects from Spain, CESIE from Italy and University of...

Are you in STEM? FeSTEM wants to hear from you!

FeSTEM has put together a survey about various aspects of experiences and challenges of women in STEM. If you are in STEM your contribution would be valuable for our project. The survey should take approximately 10-15 minutes to complete. Take the survey here:...

A 2-day sprint for Cyprus University of Technology

A 2-day sprint for Cyprus University of Technology

FeSTEM project’s STEM MAKER TEAM from the Cyprus University of Technology carried out a 2-day sprint in order to  evaluate gender-sensitive exhibits and prototyping a toolkit for user testing through design thinking activities - all this following social...

#InternationalWomensDay

The project coordinator of the FeSTEM project, Dr. Antigoni Parmaxi was featured in Cyprus LifeLong Learning platform on the occasion of the #InternationalWomensDay: “Women today are underrepresented in the STEM-related professions. STEM fields need more women as they...

Kick off meeting

Kick off meeting

The kick-off meeting of the ERASMUS+ project FeSTEM (Female Empowerment in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics in Higher Education) took place with great success on January 30th and 31st  at the Cyprus University of Technology. FeSTEM, which is...