The lack of women in STEM

In this episode we are talking to Amy Barr (an Engineering lecturer) and Victoria Fiebelkorn (a Chemist) who talk about their experience in the STEM industry, how they’ve noticed a lack of women and that the few other women there are – seem to stall in progressing within their careers early on compared to their […]

Studying at university later in life as a mature student

In this episode we talk to three different mature students who all studied Degree Studies at West Suffolk College. These current and past students tell us about their experience deciding to come back to education later in life and their experiences studying at different universities. 

Not going to uni, apprenticeships and social life

In this episode we talk to two apprentices; Kayleigh Elmer and Rebecca Fulton about their experiences as apprentices, why they decided against university, the myths around apprenticeships and the benefits of both university and apprenticeships. 

Body image, fast fashion and masculinity

In this episode we explore topics linked with the fashion industry from £12.5 billion clothes ending up in landfill in the UK alone to Instagram influencers promoting toxic products, the idea of the “perfect body” and the need for more gender neutral clothes.

Talk Topical Podcast

Talk Topical is our brand new podcast, featuring students and staff sharing their own opinions on a range of different topics from fast fashion and the environmental crisis we’re currently facing to the lack of diversity in films especially with the recent Bafta and Oscar nominee’s lists and why there’s a lack of women in […]

Journalist; Rhalou Allerhand gave us crucial industry advice

Rhalou Allerhand; Journalist and one of the main digital editors for NetDoctor. She oversees and writes articles on a variety of different subjects, including mental health, sexual health/sexuality, pregnancy, family and conception, along with guides for tumour examinations. On the 16th December 2019 we had the pleasure of meetingRhalou when she visited us Broadcast and […]