The Edge Lectures

Headmaster's Lecture - Wednesday 24th January with guest speaker Professor Susan Jebb - Knowledge, Nudge or Nanny - How might we change what we eat?

Our Sixth Form Enrichment Lectures are part of Ellesmere's Leadership and Entrepreneurship Programme, giving you, our students an edge when it comes to entering the world of university and work. Giving you an edge by keeping you connected to the 5000 Old Ellesmerians worldwide.

Connected to their expertise and experience, creating mentoring and work experience opportunities.

Dates for the 2018 Lent Term:


January 24

Headmaster's Lecture

Professor Susan Jebb, OBE - Knowledge, Nudge or Nanny - How might we change what we eat?

February 15

CITY Drinks

The Antelope, Belgravia, London. With special guest, former Deputy Head Pastoral, Mr Mike Sampson.

February 28

The EDGE

Francesca Trotman - Love the Oceans - Marine Biology and Environmental Science





* Offered to all Year 11 and Sixth Form students.

* 7.00pm - a 40 minute lecture including a 20-30 minute presentation plus an opportunity to ask questions of the speaker.

* Held in the Library

* Delivered by OEs, parents and local contacts.

* The focus is major careers and to assist in your choice of university or work options.

In addition to these the Headmaster will host a more detailed lecture each term…

These will also take place at 7.00pm in the Arts Centre and again there will be opportunities to ask questions and interact with the speaker - concluding with wine and nibbles. All OEs, staff, parents and friends are welcome.