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STEM Careers Q&A with Rising Stars

3M sponsors the Science and Engineering category of the Rising Star Awards programme, championing females working in the industry who help to highlight the wide range of STEM careers available.

The Q&A session was attended by teachers from Soar Valley College, the Jameah Girls Academy and South Charnwood High School who put forward questions to the panel on behalf of their students. In addition, questions from students attending Orchard Mead Academy and Lancaster Academy were invited.

Amber O’Connor, Hannah Ratcliffe, Katie Burnell and Rebecca Cocklin were joined on the panel by 3M’s Sarah Chapman, EMEA market segment Application Engineering manager for the Industrial Adhesives and Tapes Division and a Science and Engineering Rising Star in 2016.

Introducing the session, Communications and Visual Identity manager, Julie Owen, said: “At 3M we apply science to develop thousands of products that improve lives all around the world and are passionate about encouraging the next generation of scientists and engineers who will be the innovators of tomorrow.

Read the full article here and watch the Q&A video.