Brains in Spain

Twenty British schoolgirls spent five days in Barcelona this month learning what it’s like to be engineers. They were chosen from 1,000 applicants for the trip organised by EMTA and the Smallpeice Trust to encourage women into engineering. They built a 4m bridge from Lego, spent a day at an engineering company and heard Spanish […]

Twenty British schoolgirls spent five days in Barcelona this month learning what it’s like to be engineers. They were chosen from 1,000 applicants for the trip organised by EMTA and the Smallpeice Trust to encourage women into engineering. They built a 4m bridge from Lego, spent a day at an engineering company and heard Spanish women engineers talk about their careers.