Creating an Environment of Encouragement for Girls

Mark Lane gets inspirational advice from STEM-proponent Tamma Carel, a Newcastle-based environmental consultant with a strong message on getting more females into the STEM sector.

“I realised my interest in environmental issues from an early age and was first able to explore it during my Year 10 work experience at the Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary in Lincolnshire – after which I returned voluntarily throughout my GCSE and A-Level summer vacations. I began to become aware of issues regarding conservation and the protection of the environment and from that point, many of my academic decisions were geared to ultimately working within the environmental sector.”

Check out our article in The Journal – Women in STEM article – The Journal 27.10.17