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Professor Dame Athene Donald

Athene Donald to call for science and maths study for all post-16

4 September 2015

Award-winning physicist Professor Dame Athene Donald is to call for all young people to study science and maths up to the age of 18 and for an end to gender stereotyping as well as to the “science versus arts” divide in education when she gives her inaugural presidential address at the British Science Festival in Bradford on 10 September

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