Girls into STEM event – Pathways event
When: 13th March 2018
Where: Leicester College – Abbey Park Campus
Who: girls in years 9-13 at any school in Leicester and Leicestershire who are contemplating higher education/careers in the exciting world of science, technology, engineering and maths
What: After a welcome from an inspiring STEM specialist, students will explore STEM careers and try out a practical workshop in one of the following areas: engineering, construction, computing, motor vehicle, science, accountancy.
More info: Girls into STEM
Social Sciences Taster Day – REACH event
When: w/c 16th April 2018
Where: University of Leicester
Who: Year 8’s (we will also consider year 7’s) that meet the widening participation criteria.
What: Year 8 Higher Education taster day, which aims to inspire and excite students about the possibilities of using these key subjects in Social Science degrees.
More info: Social Sciences Taster Day
Year 10 Holiday Club – Pathways Event event
When: 29th May – 1st June
Where: Loughborough University
Who: Year 10 – see eligibility criteria on link blow
What: The Holiday Club will be spent on Loughborough University’s campus in taster lectures, labs and workshops with dedicated academic staff and student ambassadors introducing them to teaching styles and activities that take place in university.
More info: Year 10 Holiday Club