Project K

20th September 2017

Project K Well done to a group of six of our AGS Young Engineers won the Project K competition held recently at Aberdeen City Councils Marshall College. They have were up against six other teams from across the city. The boys who have spent a considerable amount of their own time reaching and developing their proposal had to present to a panel of four judges and a ACC assembled audience. I bit more…

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Prefect Training with the British Army

15th September 2017

Prefect Training with the British Army This year AGS invited the British Army Outreach team in to help with giving our 105 strong prefect team some valuable training. The pupils had three activities to take part in: Team Building and Leadership Session Maths Workshop Careers Presentation The Team Building or Resilience workshop is where the Army Outreach team arranged an outdoor session that gave students a taste of the Army team building…

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OPITO’s Energise Your Future at Offshore Europe

14th September 2017

OPITO’s Energise Your Future at Offshore Europe ASG pupils were offered the opportunity to attend this years event which they did on Friday 8th of September. The following is a pupils insight into the day: We started the day by listening to four people who work in different parts of the oil industry. They talked about how they entered the industry and what their experience has been like. We were…

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OPITO’s Energise Your Future at Offshore Europe

31st August 2017

Any pupils interested in this event must submit their names to Mr Foster ASAP! (Friday Latest) This year’s Energise Your Future at Offshore Europe on behalf OPITO will give pupils a flavour of the oil and gas industry and the range of opportunities available within the energy mix. The event forms part of the Inspire Programme and will take place on Friday 8th September 2017 at the Aberdeen Exhibition and…

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OPITO’s Energise Your Future Programme at Offshore Europe 2017

26th June 2017

‘The largest E&P event in Europe’ Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre Friday 8th September 2017 09.45 – 13.15 (registration starting at 09.15) OPITO would like to invite students and teachers to Energise Your Future at Offshore Europe 2017. The world class technology at SPE Offshore Europe showcases the innovation behind this pioneering sector, giving pupils a flavour of the oil and gas industry and the range of opportunities available within…

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Seafarers Awareness Week – Further Information

14th June 2017

Seafarers Awareness Week – Further Information Monday 26th June – Aberdeen Harbour Board (http://www.aberdeen-harbour.co.uk/)  visit to the harbour which will include a presentation about ‘what they do’ and ‘careers available’, a tour of their site, including a visit to their ship simulator and VTS (vessel traffic system, similar to air traffic control for aircraft). This tour will take around 1.5 hours. Tuesday 27th, Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th June –…

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OPITO Industry Awareness

9th June 2017

OPITO Industry Awareness – 12th – 14th June 2017 Attention all senior pupils: would you like to participate in this year’s OPITO Industry Awareness Programme? A very last minute opportunity has arisen to participate in this year’s Industry Awareness Programme on behalf of OPITO. This year’s programme which has some fantastic companies on board who are looking forward to hosting a range of exciting activities for pupils. Companies such as…

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Seafarers Awareness week – 24th and 30th of June.

9th June 2017

Seafarers Awareness week –  24th and 30th of June. As an ‘island nation’ the UK has always been heavily dependent on our maritime industry. Over 90% of imports come to us by ship, including much of our everyday food and fuel. Yet many people are completely unaware of the world of shipping, the seafarers who work in it, and the essential role of our sea ports. Businesses across the North…

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Grays School of Art Degree Show 2017

9th June 2017

The Gray’s Degree Show is an annual highlight in the arts calendar, showcasing the work of their graduating students. Many of the graduates have gone on to become leading names in art and design, so the show is a great opportunity to view the work of tomorrow’s creative stars today. The 2017 Degree Show will take place between 17-24 June Opening Times Weekdays 10am – 8pm Weekends 10am – 5pm Showcasing the following:…

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