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Engagement highlights

Reports of engagement activities and events across the MRC.

Meet MRC scientists and discuss our research at the MRC Festival, science fairs  and public events, organised by MRC establishments all over the UK and in Africa. Or try helping our researchers by participating in an online project.

MRC researcher? Consider sharing your case study or activity report so others can learn from your experience. Email: publicengagement@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

Public art collaboration - 2015

Scientists at the MRC Mitochondrial Biology Unit (MBU) collaborated with photographic artist Françoise Sergy for an exhibition at the Oxford Botanic Garden. 

Harwell 2015: Science Up Close

Volunteers from MRC Harwell joined up with staff from the Science and Technology Facilities Council, Diamond Light Source, and the Research Complex at Harwell (RCaH) to present Harwell Campus to the public during the Harwell 2015: Science Up Close open days in July 2015.

Cambridge Science Festival - 2015

The MRC’s festival kicked off at the Cambridge Corn Exchange, attended by almost 6,000 people over the weekend of 14–15 March.

Dundee Science Festival - 2014

MRC Protein Phosphorylation and Ubiquitylation Unit highlight studies helping to move forward human disease research.