Science Stand-up Comedy

05 Jul 2018

Image: Jonny Hunter (left), Jorge (right). Thanks to Alex Payne for the image.

Cohort 2  Chemistry Jonny Hunter teamed up with Jorge Fernandes, an Engineering student to write and perform a comedy act at this year's science comedy event  Bright Club.  The event is a platform that transforms researchers into stand-up comedians and has been on up and running for 10 years across the UK, took place in Nottingham in June 2018. 

Jonny and Jorge presented an eight-minute sketch based on health and safety in the laboratory. The event was focused on entertaining the general public and Jonny and Jorge's act was very well received. 


CDT Students visit AstraZeneca

CDT Students visit AstraZeneca

13 Feb 2019

Cohort 5 students were pleased to be invited to visit the AstraZeneca site in Macclesfield.


Women in Science


Mar 2019

Women in Science

08 Mar 2019

Women in Chemistry 2019 will bring together inspiring female leaders from varying research areas in both academia and industry, to celebrate International Womens' Day. This event is supported by EPSRC CDT in Sustainable Chemistry.


Exploring the Chemistry of Beer

Exploring the Chemistry of Beer

30 Oct 2018

CDT students organise a beer-themed event involving talks and practical demonstrations in Nottingham pub.