The University of Huddersfield is one of only a number of venues hosting the European Researchers’ Night here in the UK! This is a unique and free event welcoming families and people of all ages to find out what our researchers do and how it influences our daily lives.
What is European Researchers’ Night?
European Researchers’ Night is a European Commission initiative which takes place in more than 300 cities across Europe in September every year.
Why do we have European Researchers’ Night?
It gives the public a chance to meet researchers and find out about their latest discoveries through a range of exciting activities and interactive workshops.
Where will this event be taking place?
The University of Huddersfield has secured funding to host the event. The entire university campus will be used as the venue, the majority of the activities are taking place inside so can be enjoyed whatever the weather.
What does the night include?
There’s something for everyone to get involved with ranging from hands-on experiments, science shows, learning activities for children, guided visits of research labs, science quizzes, competitions and much more.
Why should I get involved?
This is a valuable opportunity to gain an insight into what researchers do and understand the impact it has on our day-to-day lives. Not to mention the amazing prizes to be won through our competitions and giveaways on the night!
What’s happening elsewhere?
Visit the European Commission website to find out what is happening across the rest of the UK and Europe. Alternatively, you can check out their Facebook Page.
Still have a question or a query about the event?
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The European Researchers’ Night project is funded by the European Commission under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions.
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This project has been funded by the EU under HORIZON 2020 in the framework of the Marie Sklodowska Curie actions.
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