All About STEM NEWS

All About STEM is always out and about. Here we bring you stories of what we've done and news items about things we're planning. We're adding new items regularly so come back to see what we're up to.

WIN DR LEAHY’S ZOOBUS FOR THE DAY!
January 22nd 2015

WIN DR LEAHY’S ZOOBUS FOR THE DAY!

YES, IT’S NEARLY TIME FOR OUR BIG BANG NORTH WEST 2015 COMPETITION! This year you could win the opportunity to …

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UK Space Agency Grants for Educational Activities
May 28th 2015

UK Space Agency Grants for Educational Activities

The UK Space Agency is making in the region of £100k available for education activities related to its space exploration …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Science and Technology Facilities Council Confirmed!
July 07th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Science and Technology Facilities Council Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that the Science and Technology Facilities Council will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West …

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Bot Army takes over STEM House!
Teacher Industrial Partners’ Scheme
October 13th 2014

Teacher Industrial Partners’ Scheme

Applications for The Teacher Industrial Partners’ Scheme (TIPS) are now open to teachers of Science, Maths, Design and Technology, Engineering and Computing. …

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PROMYS Europe: Summer Maths Immersion at Oxford University
February 22nd 2015

PROMYS Europe: Summer Maths Immersion at Oxford University

PROMYS Europe is an intensive six-week summer immersion in mathematics at Oxford University for pre-university students in Europe. It is closely …

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STEM-sational People: ESA ISS Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti
May 07th 2015

STEM-sational People: ESA ISS Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti

The International Space Station is the biggest object ever flown in space. It travels around the Earth at an average …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Institution of Mechanical Engineers Confirmed!
July 06th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Institution of Mechanical Engineers Confirmed!

We are overjoyed to announce that the Institution of Mechanical Engineers will be exhibiting at The Big Bang North West …

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Royal Society of Chemistry: Look what chemistry has done for me
Hands on Healthcare Science
Fab Lab join forces with MerseySTEM
April 28th 2014

Fab Lab join forces with MerseySTEM

We are overjoyed to have Fab Lab Ellesmere Port on board with us here at MerseySTEM. The team are amazing and …

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Robot Day: Last minute place available!
September 29th 2014

Robot Day: Last minute place available!

We have one last minute place available for our Robot Day on the 8th October 2014 hosted at The City …

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Upcoming Events: For Students
October 07th 2014

Upcoming Events: For Students

Check out our upcoming events for students including Chemistry, Robotics, Science and Engineering… and don’t forget we have events for …

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Looking to be an Engineer? Apply for an IET Diamond Jubilee Scholarship
April 02nd 2015

Looking to be an Engineer? Apply for an IET Diamond Jubilee Scholarship

Are your students planning to study engineering at university? Encourage them to apply for an IET Diamond Jubilee Scholarship! This …

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Merseyside Skeptics Society: A Look Back – Big Bang North West 2014
May 27th 2015

Merseyside Skeptics Society: A Look Back – Big Bang North West 2014

Science: with added ghosts, UFOs… and plant pots! How much science can you do with three plant pots, two metal …

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2 DAYS TO GO! Big Bang North West Laminates are here!
Off to Aintree – The Big Bang cometh!
April 25th 2014

Off to Aintree – The Big Bang cometh!

What a day we had on Tuesday! Aintree was nothing short of awesome and it was so exciting for us to …

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Royal Society: Funding School Science Projects
October 02nd 2014

Royal Society: Funding School Science Projects

The Royal Society has announced that its Partnership Grant scheme has re-opened for applications. Through the scheme grants of up …

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BBC Coding ‘Live Lesson’ at The Big Bang Fair
January 10th 2015

BBC Coding ‘Live Lesson’ at The Big Bang Fair

The BBC will be bringing an exciting interactive experience to the Big Bang Fair 11 -14th March 2015 plus live …

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STEM Ambassadors needed for student interviews
February 21st 2015

STEM Ambassadors needed for student interviews

Could you spare half a day to interview students at a University Technical College? If so, read on! The Duke …

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TeenTech Event – 20th May 2015: Book now!
April 23rd 2015

TeenTech Event – 20th May 2015: Book now!

TeenTech is a highly interactive event designed to inspire young teenagers and their teachers about the contemporary world of Science, …

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1 DAY TO GO! The Big Bang North West 2015 Activities: Who will you visit first?!
July 06th 2015

1 DAY TO GO! The Big Bang North West 2015 Activities: Who will you visit first?!

HERE’S ONLY 1 DAY TO GO BEFORE THE BIG BANG NORTH WEST 2015! In 24 hours all of our attendees will have …

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MerseySTEM Inducts STEM Ambassadors Team at Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
October 07th 2015

MerseySTEM Inducts STEM Ambassadors Team at Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

This week, MerseySTEM visited the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine to provide training for a new team of STEM Ambassadors.  Our interactive training …

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Plus Dane Staff Share Their Skills
April 24th 2014

Plus Dane Staff Share Their Skills

Download the Plus Dane STEM Ambassador Brochure Plus Dane staff have signed up to become STEM ambassadors, helping to enrich …

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Tower 2 Tower Challenge: 500 miles completed!
July 28th 2014

Tower 2 Tower Challenge: 500 miles completed!

They did it! HUGE congratulations to Team Calderstones on completing their Tower 2 Tower Challenge – 500 miles in 5 days! …

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