This past Tuesday a team of three ScienceGrrl’s headed out from Glasgow to Old Kilpatrick to Gavinburn Primary School for their Family STEM night. We had a great time showing off our #UnsungHeroines chlorophyll chromatography activity up on stage and got a lot of facetime with both pupils and their families. It felt especially important… Read More Family STEM night at Gavinburn Primary
On Wednesday April 25th a gang of 4 enthusiastic ScienceGrrl Glasgow volunteers made their way to Oakgrove Primary School in Glasgow to participate in their annual family STEM night where primary school pupils and their parents get to roam the rooms, halls and corridors and sample STEM talks, workshops and activities. The night is organised… Read More Family STEM night
While many will have spent the past weekend celebrating St Patrick’s Day ScienceGrrl Glasgow celebrated the official launch of our new Chlorophyll Chromatography #UnsungHeroines activity with a double-day visit to the Glasgow Science Centre. We were invited to premiere our activity as the closing Meet the Experts of British Science Week 2018 and we had… Read More British Science Week 2018
Most people agree that science festivals are a great way to disseminate information on ideas, cool experiments and work going on at local universities. But for people living in rural communities it can be much harder to meet active scientists. That’s why when ScienceGrrl Glasgow were asked to participate in Bang Goes the Borders on… Read More #UnsungHeroines at Bang Goes the Borders!
On Sunday over 600 cities around planet Earth hosted March For Science events. Hundreds of thousands of scientists and science fans were represented on every continent bar Antarctica and ScienceGrrl Glasgow joined the mass celebration of science in sunny Edinburgh. The march was officially non-partisan and in Edinburgh had the support of all the major political… Read More ScienceGrrl Glasgow at the March for Science
This week SG Glasgow celebrated Scotland’s baird with a Burns Bingo session at Cumbrae House. We wanted to have an opportunity to talk to the residents about what opportunities they had to be scientists when they were growing up and to get an idea of what they knew about female scientists – but first we… Read More Burns Bingo at Cumbrae House
As part of the Meet the Expert series, Isabel Vincent and JC Le Bayon set up a malaria diagnostics lab in the foyer of Glasgow Science Centre on Sunday April the 17th. People visiting the Science Centre were asked to help diagnose a suspected case of malaria in a fictional young boy in a Cambodian… Read More 17/04/2016 Diagnosing malaria at Glasgow Science Centre
Friday evening 25th September a great group of Glasgow ScienceGrrl’s participated in European Researchers night at Glasgow Science Centre Exporathon extravaganza 6-11pm for a night of discovery and a SciArt Ceilidh. Thank you all so much for your help. The Explorathon was incredibly busy as we had an excellent spot being the very first stand as… Read More European researchers night: Glasgow Exploration
We are seeking some folk to help shape and deliver ScienceGrrl Glasgow activities. Joanne Power has kindly agreed to help organise our monthly meet ups. She will be in touch shortly seeking your views on what, where, when etc. Anyone have any special skills for a Science cake bake off? Anyone have any skills in… Read More Fancy getting more involved in ScienceGrrl Glasgow?