Harnessing women’s entrepreneurial spirit in conflict zones
Harnessing women’s entrepreneurial spirit in conflict zones.Doctoral candidate Doaa Althalathini shares her experience researching gender and entrepreneurship in Afghanistan, Iraq and Palestine
Celebrating women's roles in the University and beyond
For International Women's Day 2020, we reflect on the stories, achievements and roles of women at the University of Plymouth
Meet Polly Macpherson
Polly Macpherson is Associate Professor of Design at the University of Plymouth and Award Leader for the Designer Maker pathway in BA (Hons) 3D Design.
Plymouth’s first female doctor commemorated at Peninsula Medical School
Plymouth’s first female doctor, Rosa Bale, has been commemorated to mark International Women’s Day, with a lecture theatre named in her honour.
Making a difference for refugees – meet the founder of the life-changing Plymouth programme START
On International Women’s Day 2018, 8 March, Avril Bellinger will share her story, and says success of any size can come from asking the simple question ‘What can I do to help?’
Helping women recover from drug addiction – can food play a part?
Dr Clare Pettinger, Lecturer in Public Health Dietetics, explains how food and its associated activities can help to empower and motivate women as they recover from addiction.
Celebrating the strength of ‘ordinary’ women on International Women’s Day
A think piece on the history of women's roles in Plymouth from Dr Judith Rowbotham
At the centre of every good network is an inspiring leader – meet Rebecca Lee, our digital champion
Discover how Rebecca Lee's passion for creative challenges has influenced Plymouth’s digital channels and is an inspiration for her many followers.
Be Bold for Change: Another Plymouth Conversation
Join us in celebrating International Women’s Day 2017.