Wigan UTC Wins The Sir William Siemens Certificate for 2015

10 December, 2015

At the Museum of Science and Industry on the 25th November Siemens announced the Sir William Siemens Certificate winners for 2015. The award recognises STEM excellence and achievement during a student’s first year (year 12). We are delighted for Douglas who has secured the award this year. Throughout his first year at Wigan UTC Douglas […]

South Shore Academy Pupils get into the Festive Spirit with Tea Dance

03 December, 2015

Due to the Success of last year Annual Tea Dance at South Shore Academy celebrating 100 year since the end of World War I, we decided that it was important that we did something similar and this year we celebrated it as a Christmas Tea Dance. We invited 18 different rest homes in the Blackpool Central, South […]

#datasaveslives schools engagement workshop at Altrincham Grammar School for Girls

03 December, 2015

Over 40 school pupils experienced life as a health data scientist when they took part in an interactive workshop delivered by colleagues from the Health eResearch Centre (HeRC) and The Farr Institute for Health Informatics. Designed to provide a whistle-stop overview of how data can be used to understand and enhance public health, the pupils, […]