UVHS Sixth Form Student Connor Furness receiving his Young Engineer 2012 award from Mark Holmes of Atkins Global, major sponsors of the event Other Judges were Phil Jardine from Britain’s Energy Coast Business Cluster and Kath Walley, former Head of Physics and member of the BDAE Council.
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Run by an experienced member of the Furness and South Lakes Astronomical Society and continuing on 9th November. Details on the FASLAS website at www.fslas.org
The Institute of Physics’ Lab in a Lorry will be visiting the area with a two day stopover at UVHS on the 3rd and 4th of October. It will visit Dallam school on the 5th October and The Queen Katherine School on the 9th.
Groups of up to 18, key stage 3 students will see on-board experiments including ‘the resonating wine glass’, ‘the use of optoelectronics in medicine’ and ‘light scattering demonstrations’. The experiments are shown by local STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) ambassadors. For more information click the logo: