2011

Past events

Colourful Chemistry: Smithson Tennant Memorial Lecture for Schools

Tuesday 1 November 2011

A spectacular chemistry demonstration lecture to celebrate Smithson Tennant's 250th anniversary

October Open Day

Saturday 1 October 2011

Come and visit the Chemistry Department

Residential University Taster for VI Form Students ~ Day 2

Tuesday 20 September 2011

Sixth Form students from St Benedict's Catholic High School, Whitehaven experienced chemistry lectures and practicals to get a taste of university life.

Residential University Taster for VI Form Students ~ Day 1

Monday 19 September 2011

Sixth Form students from St Benedict's Catholic High School, Whitehaven experienced chemistry lectures and practicals to get a taste of university life.

Pre-Application Visit Day 31 August 2011

Wednesday 31 August 2011

The Department of Chemistry holds pre-application visits during August each year. This is a good opportunity to come and have a look around the Department of Chemistry, the University campus and see the facilities we have to offer at York. There are four days altogether.

Pre-Application Visit Day 24 August 2011

Wednesday 24 August 2011

The Department of Chemistry holds pre-application visits during August each year. This is a good opportunity to come and have a look around the Department of Chemistry, the University campus and see the facilities we have to offer at York. There are four days altogether.

Salters' Chemistry Camp 2011

Monday 15 August 2011

Practical chemistry for 15-year olds in the Department of Chemistry

Pre-Application Visit Day 9 August 2011

Tuesday 9 August 2011

The Department of Chemistry holds pre-application visits during August each year. This is a good opportunity to come and have a look around the Department of Chemistry, the University campus and see the facilities we have to offer at York. There are four days altogether.

Pre-Application Visit Day 3 August 2011

Wednesday 3 August 2011

The Department of Chemistry holds pre-application visits during August each year. This is a good opportunity to come and have a look around the Department of Chemistry, the University campus and see the facilities we have to offer at York. There are four days altogether.

Science Residential Course (Day 2)

Wednesday 20 July 2011

Students from across the country got a taste of chemistry at the University of York through a programme of lectures and practical sessions.

Year 12 Science Residential Course (Day 1)

Tuesday 19 July 2011

Students from across the country got a taste of chemistry at the University of York through a programme of lectures and practical sessions.

The Big Bang

Thursday 14 July 2011

This was an action-packed day of activities for young people across the region.

Sixth Form Chemistry Conference

Friday 8 July 2011

This was a taste of University-level Chemistry for Year 12 students (or equivalent), including lectures, workshops, and a tour of spectroscopic techniques.

July Open Day

Wednesday 6 July 2011

Come and visit the Chemistry Department

Bradford Mela 2011

Sunday 12 June 2011

Hands-on science as part of the Bradford Mela - an action packed day filled with colour, entertainment and fun.

Salters' Festival of Chemistry 2011

Tuesday 5 April 2011

Teams of 4 pupils (from years 7 and 8) represented their schools in a competition in which they had to successfully complete two chemical challenges. The day concluded with an exciting chemistry demonstration lecture.

Chemistry at Work 2011

Tuesday 29 March 2011

Based in the Chemistry teaching laboratories at the University of York, Key Stage 4 students spent a day discovering the role that chemistry plays in the workplace through a series of short talks and hands on activities. This ran over 3 days.

Science Trail 2011

Wednesday 23 March 2011

This was an opportunity for school parties to spend a day visiting various science and related departments (including Chemistry) across the University of York campus, taking part in a range of science activities. Accompanying teachers were offered a day of Continuing Professional Development at the National Science Learning Centre.

Pub Quiz-With a Science Twist 2011

Sunday 20 March 2011

Pit your wits in this special Science Festival pub quiz. All the usual quiz rounds you’d expect, with sparks of science throughout! Hosted by Dr Annie Hodgson from the University of York Chemistry Department.

Discover and Explore: Energy (2011)

Thursday 17 March 2011

Discover and Explore: Energy! was a hands-on workshop designed and delivered by members of the science departments at the University of York.

Discovery Days for Families 2011

Saturday 12 March 2011

‘Discovery Days’ is a wonderful interactive science exhibition. The day was packed with practical, interactive workshops, ‘bringing science to life’ for you and your family.

Science in the City 2011

Saturday 12 March 2011

A host of city centre science busking, exhibits and activities. With drop-in activities which ran all day, this was a fantastic opportunity to discover something new, quiz the experts, or even demonstrate how great a scientist you already are!

Discovery Days 2011

Thursday 10 March 2011

‘Discovery Days’ is a wonderful interactive science exhibition. The day was packed with practical, interactive workshops, ‘bringing science to life’.

Discovery Days 2011

Thursday 10 March 2011

‘Discovery Days’ is a wonderful interactive science exhibition. The day was packed with practical, interactive workshops, ‘bringing science to life’.

Schools Liaison events archive