Bring it On Inspires the Next Generation

Earlier this month the Beacon of Light welcomed around 2000 children from schools across the region for Bring It on North East 2019. The annual event is a collaboration of national and regional organisations. Bring It On aims to help reduce the skills gap within engineering by inspiring young people at the grassroots level. Held […]

Bring it On welcomes International VIP guests

Bring it On, the largest celebration of engineering in the North East, will welcome international VIP guests – Dr Andrew Aldrin, President of the Aldrin Family Foundation and Jim Christensen, Executive Director of ShareSpace Education – on the second day of the two-day engineering event. Taking place on the 9th and 10th October at the […]

Cleveland Scientific Institution Support for Bring It On

The Cleveland Scientific Institution (CSI), a historic scientific education charity, is the latest organisation to become a headline supporter of a major celebration of North East engineering, “Bring It On 2019”. The CSI has once more granted £5,000 to Bring It On, which encourages young people to take up a career in engineering. This funding […]

What does it take to be an engineer: Ray Latham

What does it take to be an engineer: Ray Latham As we aim to inspire North East children about careers in STEM, with the help of STEM Ambassadors, we lift the curtain to explore what a job in engineering actually means, what it involves and the path youngster need to undertake if they want to […]

What does it take to be an engineer: Molly Bell

What does it take to be an engineer: Molly Bell As we aim to inspire North East children about careers in STEM, with the help of STEM Ambassadors, we lift the curtain to explore what a job in engineering actually means, what it involved and the path youngster need to undertake if they want to […]

Reece Foundation to support Bring It On North East for a third year

Reece Foundation to support Bring It On North East for a third year The Reece Foundation donates £10,000 to the biggest celebration of engineering in the region. Bring It On North East aims to inspire, educate and motivate young people aged 9-14 to explore engineering as their future career. The Reece Foundation is now into […]

Leading light manufacturer Thorn Lighting returns to support Bring It On 2019

A leading light manufacturer in the UK, Thorn Lighting have participated and supported the last couple of Bring It On events. The company donated support by providing all lighting at last year’s Bring it On event and will be supporting the event again this year. We caught up with Martin Thompson, Thorn Academy of Light […]