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St Paul’s Way Trust School’s Science Summer School 2016 with Professor Brian Cox OBE
BRITAIN – FIRST FOR SCIENCE
“Britain needs more scientists and engineers” says our patron Physicist Professor Brian Cox
This is one of the key reasons why the St Paul’s Way Trust Science Summer School has been running for 5 years. The project aims to inspire young people to become the next generation of Britain’s scientists. It is also part of a major transformation initiative for the local community led by social entrepreneur Lord Andrew Mawson OBE.
Since 2012, St Paul’s Way Trust School has changed from being a school without a sixth form to one that now sees most of its students attend top universities.
This year’s event ran over 2 days at the start of the summer holiday and was our largest and most adventurous challenge to date! Students joined with leading scientists, engineers and entrepreneurs for a programme of seminars, discussions and hands-
Student feedback was excellent.
The Science Summer School attracted strong media coverage including Reuters and 2 ‘live’ early-
Science Summer School 2016 Programme
Science Summer School 2017
Provisional dates for Science Summer School next year are: 25th and 26th July 2017. If you are aged 11-
26 & 27 July 2016
20th February 2017
Saying "[t]oday, our children are a nation not of shopkeepers but of entrepreneurs," he emphasised that this is a great opportunity to repeal some of the bureaucracy that holds our country back.