Celebrating the International Women’s Day on Young SCholars!

Last Monday was the 8th of March, International Women’s Day. We would like to take advantage of the occasion to talk about women’s education and workforce, especially in the academic field and in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) subjects. We will do that by suggesting several interesting links concerning these topics. It hasContinue reading “Celebrating the International Women’s Day on Young SCholars!”

Multidisciplinary International Projects: a personal experience

Author: Alexandra Lagorio International projects are always an excellent opportunity not only to meet other students and researchers working in our field but also to learn about cultures other than our own. Working with a large university often means encountering people from all over the world, who have different cultural backgrounds and different ways ofContinue reading “Multidisciplinary International Projects: a personal experience”

Personal experiences on smart working in Academia

Authors: Albachiara Boffelli and Alexandra Lagorio In these months, due to the pandemic, we have had to change many habits related to our everyday life. Without any doubt, the most affected was work. In Italy, unlike other countries in the world, smart working was not yet widespread. In the academic field, where there are noContinue reading “Personal experiences on smart working in Academia”