Royal Society of Chemistry Schools’ Analyst Competition

The Schools’ Analyst Competition is a national competition run by the RSC’s Analytical Division. Teams are required to undertake various practical analytical determinations based on problems relevant to industrial or social needs. These are judged for skill, understanding and accuracy

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Physics Experience Day at Lancaster University

Twenty students from AS physics ventured north to Lancaster University for a Physics Experience Day. Lancaster University physics department is rated second in the UK in the Guardian university league table. Students from Loreto heard about current research into the

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National Women in Engineering Day

Loreto Physics Department celebrated National Women in Engineering Day, 23rd June, by attending a fascinating informal networking morning at JACOBS Engineering Consultancy. JACOBS is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of technical and management services. They offer

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British Physics Olympiad AS Challenge

Over forty AS physics students sat the British Physics Olympiad AS Challenge. Students prepared for the challenge in their AS Supplementary Extra lessons and in their own time. We are delighted that one student achieved Silver, three students achieved Bronze

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Sociologists visit London

Twenty Sociology students visited London for three days and two nights during the summer term and it was such a resounding success that we are already planning for 2016! We kicked off our visit with an afternoon at the London

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Duke of Edinburgh success

It has been another successful year for Duke of Edinburgh students at Loreto. Twenty seven upper sixth students have successfully completed their Gold Award this year and are looking forward to a trip to St James’ Palace in London to receive

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