British Science Week 2016

“It’s the science lady!” This week I spent two days at a local primary school as part of British Science Week 2016.  For the first day I ran a mobile DNA workshop visiting all the KS2 classes (ages 7-11).  We extracted DNA from strawberries.  Their existing knowledge and ideas surrounding DNA […]

Happy new academic year

Welcome to Northampton! This week we are welcoming new students to the university (perhaps the subject of next week’s blog…) but over the last couple of weeks I’ve been experiencing my very own welcome as a new member of staff. I’m excited to see how Weekademia will grow and evolve here […]