Category Archives: Science

NESCOL open day

NESCOL are holding an open day at their Gallowgate City centre campus on 14th March 2020. The Science Team are putting on series of Forensic Science and Biotechnology workshops, which may be of interest to pupils interested in pur...

Tomorrow’s Doctors

Tuesday 17th September 2019 7:00 pm, Fraser Noble Building, Old Aberdeen For any budding doctors or dentists out there, the University of Aberdeen will be holding 4 short talks about cutting edge research, followed by the chance t...

STEM technology challenge

Our S2 pupils recently took part in a STEM technology challenge in conjunction with NESCOL and Shell.  Against the clock, pupils had to individually build a series of electronic circuits and answer questions. The winning boy and g...

SmartSTEM Event, RGU

Fifteen S2 pupils attended a STEM event today at Robert Gordon’s University as part of a national drive to increase the number of females entering STEM related careers. Pupils attended talks about possible careers and took part in...

Science Sunday 12th March

Go along to Aberdeen Science Centre on Sunday 12th March 10am – 4pm  and join Alzheimer’s Research UK for a free day of activities. With hands-on activities, challenging games and the latest in virtual reality technology, they aim...

Women in Science

Women In Science Residential Any current S4 or S5 female pupil (sorry boys!) interested in applying for a funded three day residential programme run by Pembroke College, University of Cambridge in April this year, to encourage you...

Heroes of Tomorrow

Jasmine McDonald (3CA) recently presented a talk at an Aberdeenshire and Aberdeen City wide event called Heroes of Tomorrow aimed at promoting science communication in young people. She was invited by staff from Techfest after sub...