International Women’s Week:

Youth Ambassador Miah Whittle talks about the exciting things she got up to for this year’s #IWD2019. “Overall, I had the most inspiring and spectacular International Women’s Week!” As I’m a Modern Muse Youth Ambassador journalist, I was lucky enough to attend the everywoman in Tech Forum on the 6th March 2019 at the Hilton…
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What it’s like to be a BA Pilot

Katie Beesley tells Miah about her career. Journalist:                 Miah Whittle, age 16 Muse Interview:      Katie Beesley, British Airways Hi, my name’s Miah and to celebrate International Women’s Day and National Careers Week I recently interviewed Katie Beesley who works as a long-haul pilot at British Airways. I asked questions about her career and…
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Youth Ambassadors create charity necklace.

MODERN MUSE YOUTH AMBASSADORS COLLABORATE WITH MANTRA JEWELLERY TO CREATE A NECKLACE AND RAISE FUNDS FOR MODERN MUSE. Article by Miah Whittle, Youth Ambassador. On behalf of the Youth Ambassador Team, we’re so thrilled that you will have a chance to purchase our new charity necklace. Not only, will this necklace make you feel empowered,…
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Celebrating a thoroughly modern website built by girls for girls

Microsoft Interns relaunch the Modern Muse platform to help guide a new generation of girl force Today, 11 October 2018, Modern Muse, the charity working to raise aspirations, smash stereotypes and shift social expectations by showcasing female role models via a unique online community celebrates the relaunch of its web platform on the International Day…
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Read about the team behind our website

A HUGE THANK YOU TO THE MICROSOFT TEAM Without them we wouldn’t have our lovely new website, Microsoft funded it and offered university interns and apprentices a unique opportunity to create it and get involved in a project that would have a social impact. Its design and content have also been shaped by female students…
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Students views on getting girls to consider tech careers

SSAT Aspirations Show Workshop Modern Muse ran two workshops at the SSAT (The largest & longest-standing network of secondary schools in England) Aspirations Show at the University of East London. The theme was ‘Leading Change’ and the workshop title was ‘Leading change to get more women and girls to pursue careers in technology’. The audience was…
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Introducing Modern Muse

Welcome! Modern Muse will inform you about the working world, help you explore your subject choices and give you an idea of where those choices may lead. You can use the site to get career inspiration, connections, and advice from Muses and the companies they work for. Muses are successful women, from a variety of…
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