Kids Science Week Sets Sail at Prestwick Airport

All week Glasgow Prestwick Airport has been showing off the arrival of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths event, or STEM for short. It has seen over 700  secondary school pupils take part. The event was to teach about the importance of Science in our lives and to help guide pupils to a career in Engineering. Reported by Siobhan Dunn and Kevin Craigens   Continue reading Kids Science Week Sets Sail at Prestwick Airport

Prestwick Airport STEM Week Final Day Reflections

Today, Glasgow Prestwick Airport hosted the Scottish STEM Week teaching 700 secondary school students  about careers in Science, Engineering, Mathematics and Technology. We interviewed some guest speakers and organisers behind the event who explained how it could help those students find a job and have in an impact in the  world around them.   Interviews conducted by Sanjeev Mann and edited by Anais Mampuya Continue reading Prestwick Airport STEM Week Final Day Reflections

Glasgow Prestwick Airport Celebrates STEM

Glasgow Prestwick airport welcomes STEM organisations from across Ayrshire and beyond to their airport hub giving more than 700 local secondary school children a chance to learn more about science, engineering, maths and technology. Students aged 12-14 took part on the final day of the week long event and we caught up with some of those enjoying and hosting  the activities.     Continue reading Glasgow Prestwick Airport Celebrates STEM

Autism Awareness comes to Glasgow

Autism is much more common than many people think. There are around 700,000 people on the autism spectrum in the UK – that’s more than 1 in 100.   If you include their families, autism is a part of daily life for 2.8 million people. Young Max and Warren are two young men breaking down stereotypes surrounding autism.  Both of them are meeting all the barriers head on, to … Continue reading Autism Awareness comes to Glasgow