Events

Date:
8 Jan 2019 - 9:45am to 3:30pm
Venue:
Martin Wood Complex, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PU
Audience:
Schools (secondary)

Y10 Materials and Physics Day – Tuesday 8 January 2019

An exciting opportunity for students enjoying physical sciences at GCSE and considering further studies in this area to find out about materials and physics at university. Participants will be given the opportunity to carry out experiments in both departments and will learn more about these exciting subjects.

Date:
26 Jan 2019 - 2:00pm to 9:00pm
Venue:
Denys Wilkinson Building, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3RH
Audience:
Family friendly

Stargazing Oxford returns on the 26th January 2019 from 2pm to 9pm (last entry 8.30pm)

Date:
1 Feb 2019 - 9:15am to 2:30pm
Venue:
University of Oxford, Department of Education, 15 Norham Gardens, Oxford, OX2 6PY
Audience:
School or home schooled pupils (Key Stage 3 students only)

Students: Schools are invited to bring two teams of five students at Key Stage 3 (typically from Year 9)
Schools: Priority given to schools in the Oxford Ogden Trust School Partnership.
Cost: Free
Parking: Space is very limited. Please indicate on the application form if you need a minibus parking place.

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The Key Stage 3 Physics Challenge Day aims to:

Date:
9 Feb 2019 - 9:00am to 5:20pm
Venue:
Denys Wilkinson Building, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3RH
Audience:
Girls aged 11-14 years at secondary school (Y7-9)

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A free one‐day science event for girls with exciting hands‐on workshops and activities. The activities are run by volunteer role models in STEM fields. The event is open to girls aged 11-14 years at secondary school (Years 7-9).

Date:
14 Mar 2019 - 9:15am to 2:30pm
Venue:
Denys Wilkinson Building, Department of Physics, University of Oxford, Keble Road, Oxford OX1 3RH
Audience:
Schools (secondary)

KS4 Study Day ‘Women in Astronomy’
Thursday 14th March 2019

Aimed at girls in Years 9/10/11.

A hands-on study day aimed at promoting girls into astronomy and astrophysics at the History of Science Museum and Oxford University Physics Department exploring ideas about space, the Universe and big cosmological questions.