On February 24, 2023, the zdi network for the education region of Hochsauerlandkreis (zdi HSK) invited to the MINT-Mach-Day at the South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences. And with good reason: the zdi network celebrated ten years of sponsorship by the South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences.
International Day of Women and Girls in Science
We took the International Day of Women and Girls in Science on February 11, 2023 as an opportunity to talk to FabLab manager Nuria Robles about her work, the importance of international networking and the fun of designing.
“From the hand to the heart to the brain”: Breaking down language barriers
The zdi student laboratory and student research center KITZ.do in Dortmund is working on breaking down language barriers in MINT courses.
zdi-Girls-Camp: Pupils develop practical approaches to support girls in the STEM field
How can we get girls excited about STEM? What wishes, requirements and ideas does the target group itself have? And why are some sciences more popular with girls than others? The first zdi girls' camp in Frechen on October 28 revolved around these and other questions.
zdi community event 2022
During lively discussions and lectures, the zdi community exchanged ideas about new trends: Which current research trends are particularly relevant for the STEM networks?
zdi.NRW in conversation with MINTvernetzt: "We want to learn with and from each other"
In the video call, Dr. Stephanie Kowitz-Harms (MINTvernetzt) and Magdalena Hein (zdi.NRW) on MINT education and common topics.
Pilot project becomes a role model for Europe: 15 years of zdi network IST.Bochum
The first zdi network celebrated its 15th anniversary. At another appointment, Klaus Kaiser, Parliamentary State Secretary of the Ministry for Culture and Science of North Rhine-Westphalia, gave his congratulations and spoke about STEM funding in Bochum and NRW.
The Mars robot summer camp 2021 in Neuss
Finding a career in the STEM field is proving to be a challenge for many students. In order to counteract these difficulties, zdi has been successfully offering a wide variety of courses and events for years...
The zdi-BarCamp 2021 - future visions, digitality and good STEM work for girls
At the end of August, more than 60 representatives from the zdi community met in the digital space for the 4th zdi BarCamp. Discussing, exchanging ideas, networking and learning from each other - the coming together of the zdi community is more important than ever in the current pandemic.
Pact for IT: digital skills for the working world of tomorrow
In the Pact for Informatics, companies and schools work together to bring students closer to algorithms and programming.
Programming made easy with the zdi course “CyberSecurity”
A year ago, Nils Reuter from the zdi student laboratory at the Hamm-Lippstadt University of Applied Sciences started giving online courses. The format has now established itself and its courses are attended by a loyal community.
The immediate program “Future. Downtown. North Rhine-Westphalia."
Last year, the North Rhine-Westphalian Ministry for Homeland, Municipal Affairs, Building and Equal Opportunities initiated the “Future. Downtown. North Rhine-Westphalia.” The aim of the program is to strengthen the state-wide inner cities and centers and to prevent corona-related vacancies.