The Bloodhound Project Education News

These are the latest news articles from the BLOODHOUND Education team. And there's more news on our Education Twitter feed.

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Business as usual for BLOODHOUND Education

Monday, 15 October, 2018

Bloodhound SSC Education Ltd confirms that its comprehensive range of inspirational STEM education activities based on the world land speed record BLOODHOUND Project will continue as usual, following today’s announcement that Bloodhound Programme Limited has gone into Administration and is seeking the necessary investment to enable the project to achieve its objectives

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Tuesday, 3 July, 2018

Check out this amazing, prize-winning soap box kart. Inspired by The BLOODHOUND Project, Andy and his speed mad son, Jacob (9), built this stunning replica to race in the Northants area.

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BLOODHOUND Education teams with Oracle Academy

Thursday, 5 October, 2017

Oracle Academy is joining forces with BLOODHOUND Education to connect the Academy’s computer science curriculum with the technology behind the BLOODHOUND Project. Two BLOODHOUND-themed projects will be made available to classrooms and computing clubs in 120 countries, with the aim of inspiring up to 3.5 million students.

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Inspired by BLOODHOUND – and now inspiring others

Wednesday, 5 July, 2017

Jess Herbert was inspired by the BLOODHOUND Project to become an engineer and at the end of 2016 she was named runner-up in the 2016 EEF Future Manufacturing Awards in the South-West, following the successful completion of her apprenticeship at Rolls-Royce. She’s also one of our valuable team of BLOODHOUND Ambassadors. This is her story.

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Back to Western Cape

Thursday, 8 June, 2017

Chris Lowther, UK BLOODHOUND Ambassador, returns to Western Cape, South Africa

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Brooke Primary School’s Race for the Line

Wednesday, 3 May, 2017

Inspiration from the BLOODHOUND team at the BETT show last year led Jeremy Chaplin to set up a computer club at his local primary school and introduce the children to the BBC micro:bit. This year they went further and entered Race For The Line.

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Swagelok takes supersonic learning to the US

Friday, 28 April, 2017

The BLOODHOUND Project has its first certified Ambassadors in the US, thanks to a two-year labour of love to deliver BLOODHOUND-based inspiration to children in Ohio, courtesy of sponsors Swagelok Company and Swagelok Bristol.

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How a plastic bottle can turn a student into an engineer

Friday, 31 March, 2017

BLOODHOUND Education Ambassador Andy Higgs recently spent a day at a primary school showing students how even modifying simple cars made from plastic bottles uses the same iterative design processes that engineers employ. Read his story.

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Thursday, 30 March, 2017

BLOODHOUND helped inspire a student from Newham Collegiate Sixth Form Centre earn a place at the prestigious MIT

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Spreading the engineering word

Saturday, 25 February, 2017

Anyone can become a BLOODHOUND Ambassador, but when engineering is in your genes and really fires you up, there’s nothing more exciting than passing that excitement on to the next generation (or two). Peter McCree JP, BLOODHOUND Ambassador, explains why.