Tomorrow is International Women in Engineering Day, a global celebration of women past, present and future. As was the case in many professions, female pioneers in mechanical engineering had to work hard to break into a male dominated profession. 695 more words
A group of young researchers volunteering with Archives+ have been delving into our oral history collections to learn about experiences of the Windrush Generation here in Manchester. Here's an insight into the life of one of the many ordinary/extraordinary members of this generation; Euton Christian. You can learn more about Mr Christian in the Roots Oral History Project collection and the Exploring our Roots Collection.