Interact 2019 – An Engagement Symposium for the Physical and Life Sciences is back – Workshop closing date reminder
Thank you to everyone who has registered and put forward suggestions on workshops for Interact, we have had some fantastic proposals already.… continue to the full article
Engage school students with your research from your desk!
I’m a Scientist, Get me out of here http://imascientist.org.uk/scientists is an online STEM engagement competition that gets people in science talking with curious school students. The STFC are funding Particles Zone and Space Zone https://imascientist.org.uk/2019/03/june-2019-zones/, both taking place 10-21 June – and researchers funded by, or using data from, the STFC get priority in this oversubscribed event.… continue to the full article
STFC Public Engagement Early-Career Researcher Forum
Call for Applications
Closing date: 16:00, Monday 3rd June 2019
The STFC Public Engagement Early-Career Researcher Forum (the ‘PEER Forum’) will support talented scientists and engineers in the early stages of their career to develop their public engagement and outreach goals, to ensure the next generation of STFC scientists and engineers continue to deliver the highest quality of purposeful, audience-driven public engagement.… continue to the full article
We’re having a special public engagemnet training day for FELLOWS at the RAS on the 8th NOVEMBER: Astronomy and geophysics demos and presenter training day
Would you like to more confidently present science shows and astronomy and geophysics demonstrations in your science public engagement talks?… continue to the full article
Are you a physical scientist or do you engage with STFC or use STFC facilities and undertake outreach, public engagement and science communication? If so then the “INTERACT” Symposium is for you!
What it’s all about: The STFC, IOP and SEPnet are organising a one day conference in Birmingham that promises to be both useful and fun!… continue to the full article
STFC Leadership Fellows in Public Engagement – 2017
Pioneering programme seeks to boost engagement skills within wider science community
The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) has launched a new leadership scheme to help inspirational researchers champion public engagement across their academic communities.… continue to the full article
We’ve been working with the UK Space Agency on educational resources connected with Tim Peake’s mission on the ISS, called #Principia. The Space to Earth Challenge (www.spacetoearthchallenge.org.uk) encourages schools to take on a physical challenge, different activities and sports, to cover the 400km from the ISS to Earth, and also has some science challenges.… continue to the full article