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Festival of Physics - Scotland

The Institute of Physics are delighted to announce that the inaugural Festival of Physics will take place on the 4–5 November 2017 at George Watson’s College in Edinburgh.

The call for ideas for the Institute of Physics’ inaugural Festival of Physics is now open. The deadline for submissions is Friday 23rd June 2017, 12pm. Click here to view the Festival of Physics - Call for Proposals along with a proposal guidelines containing further information and particulars of the festival.

Please share widely through your networks and contact Siân Hickson, Public Engagement Manager for Scotland if you have any questions on


STEM Ambassador Scheme

Would you like to become a STEM Ambassador? Fife College is the new co-ordinator of the scheme in Dundee and is running a number of inductions sessions in the University throughout 2017.

Dates: Thurs June 15th, Tues Aug 15th, Mon Oct 16th and Mon Dec 11th 2017 from 2-4pm in the Murray Seminar Room, School of Life Sciences.

For more information please visit

For any questions about the scheme or to register an interest in an induction session please contact Kevin McKeever, STEM East:


‌Upcoming Events

Informal Cafe Discussions

Please see the Cafe Science Dundee and Dundee Arts Cafe websites to find out about informal and inspiring events in your local area.


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