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ASC in the community

ASC in the Community

We support community based groups, organisations and charities throughout Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Moray and the Highlands & Islands

Our community team offer a variety of fully interactive engagements that bring science and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) to life. We can host community groups at the Science Centre, as well as offering outreach activities. We are also exploring new ways of delivering our activities through video and online formats. We are always keen to offer exciting science opportunities to all and we are looking forward to hearing from you!

EVOLVE

We are always looking for new ways to inspire a passion for Science. If you want to know more about the Science Capital Teaching approach, click here.

INVOLVE

Working with our Community, learning from others and helping others to learn.

If you want to see some of our activities and partners, click here.

INSPIRE

Bigger and better opportunities, awakening your senses and unleashing the power of curiosity.

 

CLICK  for Inspirational Activities (videos)

 

⇑ Words young people used to describe our Community Workshops

Some comments from Community Learning & Development Practioners about our Community Workshops ⇓

“Very well organised”

“It was fantastic, everyone had fun and were very happy”

“All the kids were interested and happy throughout”

“Wonderful session. Thank you for helping us”

“Staff were very friendly and nice”

Registration

How To Register for Our Community Visits

We are proud to have created a diverse programme of fun activities for the whole family.  Have a look at our programme, and if you do not find what you are looking for, do let us know. We are happy to customise our shows and workshops, or even create new engagements to inspire your community group. 

Call For Inquiry

01224 640340

Mail For Inquiry

community@asc.scot

Inspiring Practitioners

We are always looking for opportunities to inspire our community with a passion for Science. “Science for Community Learning and Development workers” was created with Funding from Education Scotland, with the aim to increase practitioners’ confidence in STEM. We are proud to be part of a team, that together with Aberdeen City and Aberdeenshire Council CLD teams, made this work possible. This course is now available for all community leaders with a curiosity and desire to learn more about Science. If you would like to take part, click here.

If you would like to work with our team, please contact us on community@asc.scot.

 

 

STEM Ambassadors

STEM Ambassadors are volunteers with a passion for STEM  (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) who want to inspire young people to pursue STEM subjects and careers.

We co-ordinate the North Scotland STEM Ambassador Hub.  We give you guidance on how STEM Ambassadors can support you and help you to request them.

Check out the STEM Ambassador Hub page or contact the team directly.

Our Community Team

With a collective experience of over 50 years, our Community team know how to make Science engaging and fun. Our interactive Science engagements have been thoughtfully put together with our participants in mind. We follow the principles of Science Capital in Practice and we proactively promote Gender Balance and Equality. For more information please fill out the form below.

Kostas Minas

Community Engagement Manager

Roseanne Miller

Schools & Community Engagement Lead

Vanessa Vazquez

Customer Experience Assistant (Outreach)

Get in touch with the team

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