February, 2010

Free Words - February 12, 2010

Graduates are creative about the Olympics 2012

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Caithness Youth Conference 2009 -

On 14th September, myself and Jim attended the Caithness Youth Conference 2009 in order to gain an understanding of the local area and the thoughts of local young people. This fitted well with the CSR I had undertaken in Cumbria when I had helped organise a similar event.

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Regeneration -

My CSR whilst placed at Dounreay has been assisting with the planning of the new Engineering building that is to be built in Thurso at the University for the Highlands and Islands. Part of the funding for the building will come from the NDA as part of their commitment to prepare the area for the [...]

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First weeks at DECC -

For my 3rd placement I’m working at the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) in central London. It’s been 2 months now (hard to believe) so I thought it was time for an update on what I’ve been up to. When I started I was told I could basically get involved with whatever I [...]

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One small footprint for global athletes, one huge legacy for Newham! - February 11, 2010

In November 2008 the fantastic Susie Hay, footprints programme coordinator and all round amazing lady(!), arranged for me and my fellow graduates (nucleargraduates pioneers – Cohort 1) to visit a little site that will soon be invaded by thousands of people from across the globe for an event in Summer 2012; you may know it [...]

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