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November 2019 – Detection Zone!

I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here returns in November, for two weeks from Monday 11th-Friday 22nd.

We are running a Detection Zone funded by STFC. Read on to find out more, or head straight to the application form:

This November also sees the return of I’m a ResearcherI’m a Scientist UK and I’m a Scientist Ireland! Continue reading

Posted on September 10, 2019 by modmichaela in News | Comments Off on November 2019 – Detection Zone!

Student Winners – June 2019

During every event we ask the engineers and moderators to select the students who stood out for them: the students they thought asked the best questions, or engaged most in the live chats.

Well done to all of the student winners, and everyone who took part. There were so many interesting questions, and comments, but there could only be one winner in each zone. So, for fantastic engagement during the event, for posting brilliant questions and comments, the student winners below will each receive a certificate and a gift voucher. Continue reading

Posted on July 10, 2019 by modamy in News | Comments Off on Student Winners – June 2019

What’s happening in I’m an Engineer, the online STEM engagement activity

Over the last week, students and engineers across the UK have been engaging online in I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here. Together they’ve talked about everything from how robotics will impact the health service, to advice for becoming an engineer and learning software development, to recommendations for engineering apprenticeships, to childhood interests, to  the discovery (for the engineers) of just who BTS are. This June, there’s a Health Zone, funded by Wellcome, and Milliampere Zone, a general zone featuring engineers from a range of areas and disciplines, funded by STFC. See all the engineers and schools taking part here. In total, in the first seven days there’s been: 529 school students logging in to the zones 252 ASK questions from students sent to the 12 engineers 338 votes cast by students for their favourites (almost) uncountable levels of conversation in the 17 live chats that have taken place. yesterday in #IAEUK @IAEGMOOH (2/2)-student2: surely I would be able to … Continue reading

Posted on June 17, 2019 by modantony in News | Comments Off on What’s happening in I’m an Engineer, the online STEM engagement activity

Who’s taking part: June 2019

I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here! returns this June for two weeks from the 10th to the 21st. Engineers and school students across the country will be taking part in two different zones: Health, and Milliampere – a general engineering zone. For the latest news and announcements about the event, find us on Twitter @IAEGMOOH, and follow the hashtag, #IAEUK. Engineers! Want to take part in our next online event? Sign up here for November 2019. Let’s meet the engineers and schools taking part… The Health Zone The Health Zone is a themed zone supported by Wellcome. The Engineers Tonia Tzemanaki | Lecturer in Robotics, University of Bristol Tonia teaches robotics to university students and also designs wearable robotic devices for healthcare. Sam Gaughan | PhD Student, University of Nottingham Sam uses computers to learn about and improve enzymes so they can be used to make all sorts of … Continue reading

Posted on May 29, 2019 by modamy in News | Comments Off on Who’s taking part: June 2019

Student Winners – March 2019

During every event we ask the engineers and moderators to select the students who stood out for them: the students they thought asked the best questions, or engaged most in the live chats.

Well done to all of the student winners, and everyone who took part. There were so many interesting questions, and comments, but there could only be one winner in each zone. So, for fantastic engagement during the event, for posting brilliant questions and comments, the student winners below will each receive a certificate and a gift voucher. Continue reading

Posted on April 11, 2019 by modamy in News | Comments Off on Student Winners – March 2019

June 2019 Zones

I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here returns this June, for two weeks from Monday 10th-Friday 21st.

We are running two zones this June, a Health Zone and a General Engineering Zone. Read on to find out more, or head straight to the application form:

This June also sees the return of the MRC Festival Zone, where your students can connect with researchers and support staff from the Medical Research Council, and I’m a Scientist UK. Continue reading

Posted on March 19, 2019 by modmichaela in News | Comments Off on June 2019 Zones

What’s been happening in I’m an Engineer, the online engineering engagement event

Over the last week, students and engineers have been engaging online in I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here. Together they’ve talked about everything from how to help children with less opportunities become engineers, to saving the planet, to essential skills in engineering and even tips on how to get space apprenticeships and most important of all what everyone thinks of Harry Potter.

This March, there’s a Space Zone, supported by the UK Space Agency plus Energy Zone and Milligram Zone, a general zone featuring engineers from a range of areas and disciplines, both supported by STFC. Continue reading

Posted on March 11, 2019 by modantony in News | Comments Off on What’s been happening in I’m an Engineer, the online engineering engagement event

Who’s taking part: March 2019

I’m an Engineer, Get me out of here! returns this March for two weeks from the 4th to the 15th. Engineers and school students across the country will be taking part in three different zones: Energy, Space, and Milligram – a general engineering zone.

For the latest news and announcements about the event, find us on Twitter @IAEGMOOH, and follow the hashtag, #IAEUK.  Engineers! Want to take part in our next online event? Sign up here for June 2019.

Let’s meet the engineers and schools taking part… Continue reading

Posted on February 20, 2019 by modamy in News | Comments Off on Who’s taking part: March 2019

Student Winners – November 2018

During every event we ask the engineers and moderators to select the students who stood out for them: the students they thought asked the best questions, or engaged most in the live chats.

Well done to all of the student winners, and everyone who took part. There were so many interesting questions, and comments, but there could only be one winner in each zone. So, for fantastic engagement during the event, for posting brilliant questions and comments, the student winners below will each receive a certificate and a gift voucher.
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Posted on December 4, 2018 by modamy in News | Comments Off on Student Winners – November 2018