It was many years ago– not even sure how many– that I found out about Sheffield’s wonderful WARP programme, which provides funding to help restart the research careers of women returning from maternity leave. It was a little later that I learned this was only for women in STEM. And it has been every opportunity since then that I have been a broken record, arguing for the extension of this outside STEM subjects. And guess what? It’s finally happening!!
A small happy dance ensues.
Next step: extending it beyond women.
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That is beautiful. Bless you, Jenny!
Terrific! Wonderful recognition that non-stem fields merit support.
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