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STEM@Leeds Team

Educational Engagement
University of Leeds
18 Blenheim Terrace

0113 343 7495

Events Calendar

6:00 pm Green Lecture – “What’s under a ... @ University of Leeds
Green Lecture – “What’s under a ... @ University of Leeds
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Green Lecture - "What's under a volcano... and how do we know?" given by Prof Kathy Cashman @ University of Leeds
One of the world’s leading experts on volcanoes, Professor Kathy Cashman FRS, gives a free public lecture on what lies beneath the world’s hottest, most dynamic places, and how scientists find out about them.
all-day Food Science Summer School @ University of Leeds
Food Science Summer School @ University of Leeds
Jun 27 – Jun 29 all-day
The School of Food Science and Nutrition will be holding a 2 night residential summer school from 27th – 29th June 2018 for Year 12 students.  The Food Science Summer School aims to give young scientists an idea of how exciting Food Science can really be, opening their eyes to this ever changing multidisciplinary science subject which affects everyone on a daily basis. The event will give students the chance to: Investigate product design with Marks & Spencer Visit a leading food manufacturer Use analytical techniques to understand the properties of food Explore the campus and experience life at university, including staying in one of our halls of residence Find out more about careers in food Meet current students and graduates Get information and guidance on applying to university Further details of the programme will be sent to candidates upon receiving an offer of a place. For more information and to apply please visit the food sciences website.


LFoS – Risk Assessments


Risk Assessments

For all on campus activities please download our main risk assessment.

In addition to this please download the relevant risk assessment for each activity you are attending. We will have all of this years Risk Assessments up on this page as soon as possible but in the meantime if you click on some of the link below you will be directed to the risk assessment of the same activity in 2017.

Please also ensure you read the further information for schools visiting the campus.

If you are hosting a roadshow, please read the further information for schools hosting a roadshow.

On Campus Risk Assessments

Virtual Reality Inside Our Science
Bringing the outside in: Geological mapping in virtual landscapes
Cryptic challenge
Discovery Zone
 A Level Maths day
Everyday chemistry (1) (2)
HESCO Engineering Challenge (1) (2)
Food science discovery day
Hands-on mathematics, talks and tour
The Great Leeds Build Off
How do volcanoes work?
Origami Organelles
Are large databases bad for your health? (W P Milne Lecture for sixth formers) 
Spectroscopy in a suitcase
KS2 Carousels:

Carousel 1: Snakes, slugs and spiders

Carousel 1: Marble Mazes

Carousel 2: Bee is for Biodiversity

Carousel 2: Earth Detectives

Carousel 3: What a gas!

Carousel 3: What’s in my kiwi?

Carousel 4: Particle Zoo – No additional risk assessment required.

Carousel 4: Rollercoasters

Robo racers
Pole to pole: Life at the ends of the Earth
Pop maths quiz
Proof of the pudding
 What’s the matter?
The ups and downs of life in the freezer: A tale of two poles
Untangling knot theory
Weather and water: Demisting the science of our atmosphere
Year 12 biological sciences day: