Industry Awareness 26th – 28th June 2018

3rd July 2018

Three of Aberdeen Grammar Schools senior pupils attended OPITO’s Industry Awareness events in June. The event aimed to provide senior school pupils from across Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray with an inside look into the innovative world of energy. Pupils with a vested interest in energy were invited to engage and interact with a host of companies over the three-day event and find out first-hand the opportunities available as well as…

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Oil and Gas Technology Centre Visit – 9th May

18th May 2018

Aberdeen Grammar School pupils were given an excellent opportunity recently to take part in a Digital event at the Oil and Gas Technology Centre (OGTC). This is part of a wider development with AGS & OGTC. Sakithan Sivakumar S2 gives us his experience from the day: Oil and Gas Technology Centre Visit – 9th May 2018 I’m Sakithan Sivakumar and I went to see the: Oil Gas Technology Centre The…

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OPITO Industry Awareness Event – Aberdeen 26th, 27th & 28th June 2018

20th April 2018

OPITO are delighted to be running their annual Industry Awareness Event again in Aberdeen on the 26th, 27th & 28th June 2018. The Industry Awareness events aim to provide senior school pupils from across Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire and Moray with an inside look into the innovative world of energy.   Pupils with a vested interest in energy are invited to engage and interact with a host of companies over the three-day event…

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Tech20 with Nicole Lloyd NASA Scientist

26th March 2018

tech20A number of AGS pupils from S2 & 3 attended a STEM talk presented by a NASA scientist on Friday 23rd March. Nicole Lloyd give the first STEM Tech20 talk at The Oil & Gas Technology Centre (OGTC). Nicole is currently studying for Pursuing a Doctorate in Microbiology at the University of Texas at Austin. Her talk focused on her experiences and the opportunities that STEM subjects can provide both in…

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Tech20 with Nicole Lloyd – STEM Talk @ Oil & Gas Technology Centre

16th March 2018

Tech20 with Nicole Lloyd Date:            Friday March 23, 2018 Time:            12.30-1.30pm Venue:          The Oil & Gas Technology Centre, 20 Queens Road, Aberdeen, AB15 4ZT Nicole Lloyd will give the first STEM Tech20 talk at the OGTC. Nicole is currently studying for Pursuing a Doctorate in Microbiology at the University of Texas at Austin. Her talk will focus on her experiences and the opportunities that STEM subjects can…

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The Framework of Design – Architecture Exhibition & Workshops

8th March 2018

Eight AGS pupils interested in careers in architecture attended and participated in a series of Architecture workshops that have been running throughout the duration of RGU student exhibition ‘The Framework of Design’ in the Bon Accord Centre. The workshops involved working in a team to construct and design the tallest and most stable building out of a series of materials that the RGU students provided. There is a competition running…

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Careers at Sea – Northlink Ferry visit on Tidal Tuesday

7th March 2018

During tidal Tuesday five Aberdeen Grammar pupils took part in a tour of one of the Northlink ferries the M.V Hrossey. The tour was lead by two deck cadets who gave an insight into the career path they had chosen. They were given a tour all the way form the bridge to the engine room. This highlighted careers from Deck officers to Engineering officers and many of the hospitality jobs…

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