Outreach


This project is not just about the end result and the science we can eventually do but also about how we get there. Over the next year the outreach team will be working with each of our groups to present the run-up campaign taking a look behind-the-scenes of design, logistics and science of Exeter Radio Telescope Station.

Information to you: outreach and promotion of the project


18 March 2014

It is always a challenge to get the balance right between too much and too little information when designing a poster or any promotional material for a project or idea. The outreach team have been busy with a number of different activities where this balance becomes very important. This website is an example of a place…READ MORE

XRT-Station Poster


30 January 2014

The outreach team have finished putting together our general poster for public events. Check it out here!

XRT-Station Poster


30 January 2014

The outreach team have finished putting together our general poster for public events. Check it out here!

Meeting with the Press Office


17 January 2014

Today Project leaders and the Outreach team meet with Duncan Sandes from the University of Exeter Press Office. The university press office has a lot of experience in writing press releases and distributing them to the right people, with a huge data base of contacts in the press in and around Exeter. We received commendation…READ MORE

Catalyst Seed Fund Planning day


17 January 2014

As part of our successful Catalyst application, the team were required to attend the Seed Fund Planning day. This was an excellent opportunity to learn important skills for the day to day running of projects as well as brain storm ideas with the all range of different projects! Helen Featherstone, head of Catalyst – Exeter…READ MORE

£2,500 of Catalyst Funding for XRT-S


26 December 2013

The Exeter Radio Telescope – Station Team are proud to announce that they have secured their first funding source from the University of Exeter Catalyst seed fund for raising public engagement in a research environment. The project has been awarded £2,500 for both procurement and public engagement activities relating to the project. The funding focusing…READ MORE