GIS For Teachers

Newcastle University Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Do you teach Geography? Do you want to learn more about GIS for your classroom? Newcastle University are hosting a FREE course for Geography teachers which will introduce you to GIS over two afternoon sessions. Teachers are expected to attend both sessions: 15:00-17:00 on 19 January and 15:00-17:00 on 26 January.  To book your space,… Read More »GIS For Teachers

Exploring STEM Careers – Year 11-13

Lindifarne Room King's Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Exploring STEM Careers is an interactive event where year 11-13 students can talk to professionals from a number of exciting STEM careers. From Engineers, to Dietetics and Doctors, students will have the chance to listen to "career pitches" from exciting scientists and ask questions about what it is really like to work in STEM.

Space and Cosmology Day (Year 12-13)

Armstrong Building Armstrong Building, Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Do you or your students ever wonder about the vast universe that surrounds, and the hidden unknowns of space? Well join us for our Space and Cosmology day, where we will explore space near, galaxies far and the depths of our oceans. This is an event for Year 12 and 13s which will introduce them… Read More »Space and Cosmology Day (Year 12-13)

Engineering Day (Year 10-11)

Lindifarne Room King's Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Join us on campus for a day of exploring Engineering! Take part in hands on workshops, explore our labs and facilities and meet some extraordinary engineers!

STEM Family Fun Day

Great North Museum: Hancock Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle Upon Tyne

STEM Family Fun Day is back! A chance to bring along the whole family to meet scientists and engineers and take part in interactive STEM activities - all for free! This year's event will be hosted at the Great North Museum: Hancock. No booking required, just come along any time between 10:30 and 16:00 to… Read More »STEM Family Fun Day

Natural Sciences Day at Cockle Park Farm – Years 7-8

Cockle Park Farm Cockle Park Farm

Join us for a day at Cockle Park Farm near Morpeth, one of the University's two working commercial farms, where we also carry out cutting edge research into both farm animals and food crops. The day will feature three hands-on workshops related to some of the "Natural Sciences" - ie "traditional" science studied in schools… Read More »Natural Sciences Day at Cockle Park Farm – Years 7-8

Primary STEM Day

Lindifarne Room King's Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Bring your Year 6 pupils along to our Primary STEM Day to explore all things science, technology, engineering and maths. The day will begin with a bang with our Story of Earth show followed by interactive activities, a practical in a lab and our STEM trail around campus! Places are limited to a maximum of… Read More »Primary STEM Day

The COVID Age: Reflecting on 2 years of Lockdown (Film Screening)

Please click here to register for free tickets on Eventbrite. Join us for the premier screening of 4 short films exploring the experiences of real people during the COVID-19 pandemic. Since October 2020 artist and filmmaker Danielle Giddins has been working with communities around Newcastle upon Tyne to understand their experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic… Read More »The COVID Age: Reflecting on 2 years of Lockdown (Film Screening)

MINT Day (Girls in STEM) – Year 9

Lindifarne Room King's Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne

MINT (Motivating, Inspiring, Nuturing Talent) is our annual Girls in STEM event for Year 9 girls. This event introduces young women to inspirational STEM role models and exciting careers. The event includes a 1-hour in school session prior to the event. These sessions can be arranged at a convenient time for you across January and… Read More »MINT Day (Girls in STEM) – Year 9

Where Could A Level Chemistry Take You?

Lindifarne Room King's Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne

Where Could A Level Chemistry Take You? From Pharmacy to Chemical Engineering, join us on campus on the 21st June to explore chemistry-related options. Take part in three different subject taster sessions and hear from staff and students at Newcastle University. This is a fantastic opportunity to explore options you may not have considered before!… Read More »Where Could A Level Chemistry Take You?