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GGTP #52: Hannah Fry

Click here to book your place – tickets £3 Sunday 14th June, The Shed, MMU For June’s Girl Geek Tea Party, we’re getting a visit from mathematician and awesome human Hannah Fry, who is a lecturer in the Mathematics of Cities … Continue reading

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Solar Eclipse 2015: How to Enjoy it!

We asked astrophysicist and all-round excellent human Jen Gupta to write about this month’s solar eclipse for our website. Read on to find out what an eclipse is, why they happen and how you can enjoy it safely on Friday 20th. In the … Continue reading

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GGTP #51: 3D printing with Fab Lab and MoSI

Click here to book tickets: £4 including tram fare and refreshments For our April Tea Party, we’ll be checking out the world of 3D Printing. Meeting at Fab Lab in New Islington, we’ll find out there how they use 3D … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day: Making IT Happen for Women

This event is sponsored by: Click here to book tickets – only £5 including lunch! ‘Making IT Happen for Women’ focuses on the tech business and inspiring future generations to aim higher by seeing and hearing other women talking about … Continue reading

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Competition Time! Win Free tickets to our Girl Geek dinner

On 27th October we’re holding a Girl Geek Dinner at MediaCity, as part of Manchester Science Festival. Here’s your chance to win two free tickets! HOW TO ENTER: Take a photo of yourself enjoying science – it could be anything: hanging out … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event – Girl Geek Tea Party #44: Carnival of the Animal Senses, with Helen Czerski

Sunday 10th August, 2-4pm TechHub, Lever Street, Manchester Tickets £3 Manchester Girl Geeks is pleased to announce that for our August tea party event, we’ll be joined by physicist Dr Helen Czerski, who’ll be coming to give a talk and stick … Continue reading

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Event review: Noise Party!

Photo courtesy of Gem Hill For our July event, we organised an audiovisual extravaganza called the Girl Geeks’ NOISE PARTY (capitals obligatory)! We held it at TwentyTwentyTwo in the Northern Quarter, which had a fantastic room we took over for the … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: MOSI Collider visit!

For our June tea party, we’ll be visiting the amazing Collider exhibition at MOSI. The exhibit recreates a visit to CERN’s Large Hadron Collider, and involves video, sound and art along with real artefacts from the laboratories at CERN. Join … Continue reading

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Event review: Manchester Girl Geeks BarCamp 2014, 31st May @ MMU

After months of planning our BarCamp took place last weekend! It was a massive, massive success and everyone had a great time. Huge thanks to everyone who attended or helped! We had over twice as many attendees as we had … Continue reading

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March event – Saturday Science at MOSI

Saturday Science at MOSI Saturday 15th March, 10.30am – 3.30pm Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester Since it’s National Science and Engineering Week, and International Women’s Day, we’ve been invited by MOSI to take part in their Saturday Science event – we’ll be in … Continue reading

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