News & Insights

Pride and no prejudice

This past weekend, SQN’s Reece Mowlem had the pleasure to attend the Goodwood Gathering of Goblins 2021, an electric racing event run by Greenpower Education Trust, a charity for which SQN are the official communications partner. Here he shares his experience from the event. Greenpower’s goal is to engage young people in STEM through a hands-on, practical motorsport challenge, and show […]

Engineering positive change for women

SQN’s Carrie Mathieson discusses her experience of male-dominated industries Engineering has always played an influential role in my life. As the daughter of an electrical engineer, my family moved across the UK in my childhood as my dad took on new roles within the industry. Both directly and indirectly, engineering introduced us to different communities […]

Talking sponsorship with Greenpower

Greenpower Education Trust is a UK based charity that aims to unlock potential and spark enthusiasm for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) through the excitement of motorsport. During the lockdown period, the charity has engaged with its teams and supporters through a series of short insight videos called ‘PitStop Chats’. In the latest episode […]

Do we even still need an International Women in Engineering Day?

Why do we need awareness days in 2020? June 13 marked International Gin Day; June 26 apparently celebrates National Parma Violets Day. As a company that prides itself on offering value-add services, this all falls a bit flat for us. With this saturation of dedicated days to anything and everything, truly meaningful and much-needed awareness […]

Interview with Greenpower’s new Chair – Deborah Beale

SQN has been a proud partner of the Greenpower Education Trust since 2019. The organisation’s mission is to inspire young people to excel in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths through a unique challenge to design, build and race their own electric cars.   Although Greenpower’s fantastic array of race events has been put on temporary […]