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Year 9 Pupils Attend University Taster Day

As part of Bishop Vaughan’s School ongoing programme of encouraging aspirations, a group of Year 9 pupils attended a taster day at Swansea University’s Bay Campus. The pupils took part in a number of subject workshops, including Genetics, where marshmallow models were used to explain genetics. Pupils played a game...

BVS Student Completes Nuffield Research Placement

Ira, a Bishop Vaughan Sixth Form student, completed a Nuffield Research placement over the summer. She was the student from BVS to participate in this scheme. Ira spent 4 weeks over the summer working in the Psychology department of Cardiff University, working with researchers on a  project examining variability in...

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Sixth Form Student Completes Prestigious Research Placement

A Year 13 pupil at BVS has completed a placement as part of the prestigious Nuffield Research scheme. Ira, who plans to study Medicine next year, completed a 4 week research placement during the summer. During this time, she worked alongside researchers and scientists to conduct experiments, collect data and...

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Year 12 Students Attend UNIQ Summer School

Year 12 students from BVS are attending a summer school run by Oxford University. The UNIQ summer school offers high achieving AS students the chance to spend a week studying their chosen subject at Oxford University. This invaluable experience will support their university applications next year. Hollie and Ira have...

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