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Rachel Samuel set to speak at the Girls into Geoscience Networking event

2nd July 2019

Rachel Samuel, Graduate Geotechnical Engineer, is a confirmed speaker for the Girls into Geoscience networking event taking place from 10am on Tuesday 2 July at the University of Plymouth.

The Girls into Geoscience event will introduce female A-level students to the Earth sciences and demonstrate the world of careers open to Earth science graduates today. Over the course of the day, students will receive seminars from women working in Geology and hands-on workshops on a range of geological topics. Rachel Samuels will be speaking at 11:30am on the topic of 'Geotechnical engineering in Northern England'.


Event programme

10:00- 10:15


Welcome and introduction (Dr Sarah J Boulton, University of Plymouth)

10:15 - 10:45


Cornish Lithium and life as an exploration geologist (Lucy Crane, Cornish Lithium)

10:45 - 11:00



11:00 - 11:30


Earthquake chasing around the world (Dr Zoe Mildon, University of Plymouth)

11:30 - 12:00


Geotechnical engineering in Northern England (Rachel Samuel, Capita)

12:00 - 13:00


Lunch and Uni Tours

13:05 - 14:00 


Workshop A

14:05 - 15:00


Workshop B

15:10 - 15:30


Thanks and close


Speakers include:

  • Lucy Crane - Cornish Lithium
  • Dr Zoe Mildon - Earthquake chasing around the world
  • Rachel Samuel, Graduate Geotechnical Engineer, Capita 


For more information on Girls into Geoscience please contact Or alternatively contact Rachel Samuel.

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