Gaming · Music · Theatre · Uncategorized

New things I tried in December 2017

As usual, in December I was going out of my way to try new things. It’s a habit I strongly recommend and I always enjoy looking back at the end of the month to see what I’ve been able to try. Also as usual, December was a busy month. I don’t know about you, but… Continue reading New things I tried in December 2017

Life · Patents

Calling Central Scotland (Patent) Attorneys

Just a quick post today to announce that I am now one of two Regional Secretaries in Central Scotland for The Informals. The Informals is an associatiation for unqualified and part qualified student members of the Chartered Institute of Patent Attorneys (CIPA). Alongside Kate Appleby I’ll be setting up events in Glasgow and Edinburgh (and… Continue reading Calling Central Scotland (Patent) Attorneys

Academia · Feminism · Science

Jocelyn Bell Burnell: Careering Through Astronomy

Last week, after work, I found myself wandering down to the English Speaking Union, of all places. A strange enough venue (and Google Maps told me that the Edinburgh Toastmasters meet there, though how it knows that I can’t guess). I was there to see a lecture by Dame Professor Jocelyn Bell Burnell. I am… Continue reading Jocelyn Bell Burnell: Careering Through Astronomy