SciFest Regional Finals 2016
Five entries from Eureka in @dkitscience today for @SciFest4STEM and two awards picked up. Well done to all and their teachers!
@IrishSciTeach award for best junior project.
Team: Ruth Smyth, Katie Conachy & April Burke.
Teacher: Ms Wright
@NewstalkFM award for best communicator.
Team: Caoimhe Boyce, Beverley Genockey & Danielle Farrelly.
Teacher: Mr Hurley
Irish Chemistry Olympiad 2016
Ella Reilly, Mary Carpenter & Ciara Walsh were the school's representatives this year at the Irish Chemistry Olympiad in DCU. Ella and Ciara both received bronze medals and all three students received certificates of participation. Pictured with Ms. Lennon
Young Social Innovators Skills STEM Workshop
Eureka were chosen as one of six schools in Ireland to be provided with a Skills STEM Workshop sponsored by the ESB. The two hour workshop was presented by Sharon Murphy from Young Social Innovators on Tuesday 3rd May and was attended by Rang Niamh, Transition Year. Students learned a lot of new skills especially in the Scientific and Technological realm which they will use to as innovators for the future. We were one of six schools chosen in the country by YSI for this Workshop.
Spectroscopy in a Suitcase
The Royal Society of Chemistry Spectroscopy in a Suitcase outreach programme visits Eureka where chemistry students get some hands on experience.