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.

Chemistry at Work
Chemistry at Work Day
Dr Liz preparing for our National Science and Engineering Competition tasters!
Chemistry at Work Events: Bonus dates!
October 21st 2014

Chemistry at Work Events: Bonus dates!

Our Chemistry at Work days have been a huge success, so by popular demand we’re arranging more for you! Chemistry …

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The Engineering Education Scheme: Help create future stars!
May 28th 2015

The Engineering Education Scheme: Help create future stars!

On the 29th of April, young people from 21 schools in the North West marked themselves out as science and …

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The Big Bang North West 2015: Incredible Feedback!
July 12th 2015

The Big Bang North West 2015: Incredible Feedback!

We have been overwhelmed by the amazing feedback from schools, pupils, ambassadors, teachers and National Science + Engineering Competition judges! …

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NHS sponsors The Big Bang North West!
May 12th 2014

NHS sponsors The Big Bang North West!

We are overjoyed to announce that one of our key sponsors for The Big Bang North West will be…. (drumroll please) …the …

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Wilmslow Coder Dojo – GIRLS ALLOWED!
October 21st 2014

Wilmslow Coder Dojo – GIRLS ALLOWED!

We loved our huge CoderDojo at The Big Bang North West, check out Wilmslow’s latest event coming up this week – Girls …

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British Science Week: Take Part in Demo Day and Win!
February 25th 2015

British Science Week: Take Part in Demo Day and Win!

Pledge to take part in this year’s Demo Day on Thursday 19 March 2015 for British Science Week and potentially …

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Picademy North Professional Development Day
April 26th 2015

Picademy North Professional Development Day

Discover the many ways in which the Raspberry Pi can be used in the classroom. Love teaching about computing using …

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IET & IMechE Engineering Education Grants Scheme: Apply Now
July 12th 2015

IET & IMechE Engineering Education Grants Scheme: Apply Now

The Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) & Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) have joined forces to introduce a new …

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Enter The North West Science Competition 2015
October 10th 2015

Enter The North West Science Competition 2015

Enter The North West Science Competition and win an iPad Mini and cash for your school! The competition is aimed …

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Geology Rocks!
May 12th 2014

Geology Rocks!

Yes, in the name of science we will even find a home for rocks! Our very own Dr Liz Hind …

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National Science and Engineering Competition Tasters – Get Involved!
October 01st 2014

National Science and Engineering Competition Tasters – Get Involved!

Do you have some enthusiastic pupils? Do you want to give them a chance to show off? Then enter the …

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Engineering Your Future 2014 (Liverpool)
October 20th 2014

Engineering Your Future 2014 (Liverpool)

Now in its fourteenth year in London and its eighth year here in the North West, Engineering Your Future has …

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New STEM Clubs Website!
January 26th 2015

New STEM Clubs Website!

The STEM Clubs Website has been redesigned and updated! On the website you can find a range of guides to …

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STEM Teachers: WIN £500 and help with important research!
April 06th 2015

STEM Teachers: WIN £500 and help with important research!

CALLING ALL STEM TEACHERS! We’d love your help with this important research, you could win £500 for taking part! This survey …

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Big Bang North West 2015: NAC Group Confirmed!
May 28th 2015

Big Bang North West 2015: NAC Group Confirmed!

Take up Pole Position people! The NAC Group have just confirmed for The Big Bang North West 2015! The NAC …

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AstraZeneca put the BIG in The Big Bang North West 2015!
July 10th 2015

AstraZeneca put the BIG in The Big Bang North West 2015!

We were overjoyed to have AstraZeneca (Liverpool) return as our Headline Sponsor for The Big Bang North West 2015. AstraZeneca …

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Daresbury Laboratory School Science Prize
May 09th 2014

Daresbury Laboratory School Science Prize

Daresbury Laboratory is holding its 2014 Annual School Science Prize. To stand a chance of winning the 1st prize, an …

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New Term: Try our STEM Challenges!
August 29th 2014

New Term: Try our STEM Challenges!

It’s nearly time to go back to class. If you need ideas for your STEM Club, look no further… take …

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GETRAG FORD Robotics Challenge 2014
October 16th 2014

GETRAG FORD Robotics Challenge 2014

It was the final day of our Robotics Challenge yesterday and as always our teams were ready for war. Each …

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Medical Careers NHS Event: What Teacher’s Thought…
January 12th 2015

Medical Careers NHS Event: What Teacher’s Thought…

Wow! We’ve had some amazing feedback from teacher’s about the NHS Medical Careers Event we organised with Classroom Medics. “Recently our …

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Oceans Project @ The Big Bang North West: Build Your Own Boat!
February 25th 2015

Oceans Project @ The Big Bang North West: Build Your Own Boat!

Catherine Jones, the New Media Engineer at the Science Museum in London has created an awesome ‘make your own’ version of the …

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