Free Words - February 12, 2010

Graduates are creative about the Olympics 2012

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Industrial Trust - November 30, 2009

Alex Stewart and Owain Lewis are currently assisting the Industrial Trust in both Oxfordshire and Swindon to engage with more businesses and also to contribute to the development of their business plan, with a focus on finding new sources of funding.

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Nice outcome from visit to Body and Soul - November 27, 2009

I just heard that following Cohort Two’s day spent at Body and Soul as part of their first training workshop a year ago, Addleshaw Goddard, from whom we had heard about corporate social responsibility, have started supporting this AIDS related charity. An unexpected but welcome outcome.

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Graduates South West on top of it at Yeo Moor - April 19, 2009

Hi Susie, I am just writing you and email to keep you up to date with our Science Ambassador progress in the South West.  Last week Rhian and I met with Roland Lovatt, the head master of Yeo Moor primary school.  Following a tour of the school we discussed how our involvement could coordinate with [...]

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Power walk in London - April 17, 2009

The graduates (Cohort One in November 09 and Cohort Two in October 09) spent a day in London investigating different types of power including politics, demonstrations, the law, black culture and history; very appropriate as the USA was just electing their first black president. The guide was Jamaican barrister and poet David Neita and the [...]

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Physics World - March 7, 2009

Take a look at this article about nucleargraduates and footprints, written by Susie Hay and Mikey Kelk, published in Physics World, January 2009.

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Filming Rockets – Keswick School - February 23, 2009

Simon, Mikey and Matt worked with physics students at Keswick School and in March ’09 a film crew came from STEM to film their trial rocket launch. STEMNET will use this film to recruit new STEM Ambassadors in schools – or SEAs as they are called. Tony Gill and staff at the Stem Centre Cumbria [...]

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Jen in Warrington - January 7, 2009

Jen’s project arose from a meeting with Stephen LeClere and others from the Young Generation Network on 15 January, which included a presentation on Energy Foresight – a set of teaching resources for Key Stage 4 that present energy, production, nuclear power generation, nuclear medicine, radioactivity and related issues in personal and social contexts. Jen [...]

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A ‘Thank You’ from Fairbridge -

Dear Susie, It was lovely to speak with you today and following on from our conversation I would really like to thank you for the donation sent through. As a charitable organisation the donations Fairbridge receive really help us to continue to provide a fantastic service to young people, so are always greatly received. I [...]

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Early morning at Smithfield Market - November 25, 2008

Cohort One were early risers in November when they investigated the impact of industry on a place in the Smithfield Market area of London.  They met the market traders and indeed  interacted with the product.

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