Previous Outreach Activities

Science Communication Conference

Imperial Festival

  • 11-12th May: Imperial Festival. TSM students have been asked to take part in the inaugural Imperial festival. We will have a stand in the festival tent, speaking to members of the general public about the work that the TSM undertakes. We will be conducting live demonstrations and experiments at the stand, as well as 'science busking', where groups of students will walk around the festival undertaking small demos to engage with the audience.

Exhibition road cultural group

  • 21st June: Exhibition road cultural group: The various institutions on exhibition road have been asked to come together to discuss their work. We hope to have a DTC stand at the event so we can talk about our research and work.

Institute of Physics (IoP) teacher training event

  • 30th June: Institute of Physics (IoP) teacher training event: We are hoping of putting on several days of training for newly qualified and established teachers to help them improve the quality of their teaching and the understanding of physics. The idea is that some of the students can come along and devise demonstrations of their work that can be translated into topics that are in the science national curriculum.

Science uncovered at the natural history museum

  • 28th September: Science uncovered at the natural history museum. The natural history museum will open its doors to the public and introduce them to scientists, showcasing the cutting edge of science. We are hoping to get some of our students on the bill for the night.

Science speed dating

  • 14th March: Science speed dating: Simon will be talking at several schools in south London about the research conducted by the DTCs and TSM. Students are welcom to participate.

Science speed dating

  • 14th March: Science speed dating: Simon will be talking at several schools in south London about the research conducted by the DTCs and TSM. Students are welcom to participate.

Cheltenham science festival

  • Cheltenham science festival. Simon is doing a series of childrens workshops at the Cheltenham science festival. TSM students are welcom to participate.