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Instruments of the Afterlife - a collaboration between art and science

Instruments of the Afterlife - a collaboration between art and science Lead organisation: Loughborough University The CL4W project explored ways in which contaminated land could be brought back to life using plants to collect toxic metals, such as arsenic, and how these plants could then be...

Recycled Kayak takes flight

Recycled Kayak takes flight Lead organisation: Loughborough University Creative Outreach for Resource Efficiency (CORE) supports the delivery of a vibrant and creative outreach programme. CORE helps academics to “get out of the lab” – supporting them to engage with new audiences, to provoke public...

Creative Outreach for Resource Efficiency - Being CLEVER

Creative Outreach for Resource Efficiency - Being CLEVER Lead organisation: Loughborough University Creative Outreach for Resource Efficiency (CORE) supported the delivery of a vibrant and creative outreach programme. CORE helped researchers to “get out of the lab” – supporting them to engage with...

NUAGE: Involving older people in teaching for undergraduates

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Newcastle Ageing Generations Education (NUAGE) is a module offering multi-disciplinary teaching about ageing, in its broadest context. The NUAGE curriculum was developed in collaboration with students and a team of older people to outline both the pertinent challenges facing an ageing society, and the positive aspects of ageing.

A-level Science Masterclasses

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The masterclass series brought 30 A-level biology students together for a series of lectures and discussions introducing the students to the topic of global food security. This project was lead by the University of Cambridge.

Careers With Plants Day

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This case study outlines the planning and evaluation of a plant science and horticulture careers day aimed at Year 9 pupils. The project was organised in partnership between the Sainsbury Laboratory and Cambrudge University Botanic Garden.

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