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Call Goes Out For Kerry Students To Enter Scifest 2019

Call Goes Out For Kerry Students To Enter Scifest 2019

February 9, 2019 at 10:28 am Comments are Disabled

SECOND-LEVEL students from Kerry are being asked to put their skills in science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) to the test again as the call goes out for entries for the 12th annual SciFest@College competition. SciFest is the largest and most inclusive second-level STEM fair initiative on the island of […]

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Mercy Mounthawk students Diana Meriaki  and Jessica Murphy with teacher Eimear Nolan. The students have qualified for a national science competition final next month. Photo by Dermot Crean

Mercy Mounthawk Students Make Final Of National Science Competition

October 18, 2018 at 4:00 pm Comments are Disabled

TWO fifth year students at Mercy Mounthawk have made the final of a national science competition next month. Jessica Murphy and Diana Meriaki  qualified for the Boston Scientific Medical Devices Grand Award at the SciFest 2018 National Final which will take place in the Marino Conference Centre in Dublin on November 9. […]

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Keith Arkins Photography - Pictured with Ruth Freeman, Director of Strategy and Communications at Science Foundation Ireland

Kerry Student Wins National Award At SciFest 2016

November 17, 2016 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

A SECOND year student from Killorglin Community College competed among the top young scientific minds at SciFest 2016 and was awarded an Excellence in STEM award, for her project “Does playing board games help people with dyslexia?” Natasha Myers was one of 58 students who went on to exhibit their 31 […]

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Tasha Mires from Killorglin Community College at Scifest in IT Tralee. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Over 150 Students Take Part In Scifest At IT Tralee

May 6, 2016 at 10:42 am 1 comment

POST-PRIMARY school students from schools all over Kerry took science to the next level with over 60 projects at SciFest at IT Tralee 2016 on Thursday. Of the 60 plus projects exhibited at SciFest, the top prize on the day went to Natasha Myers from Killorglin Community College for her project, […]

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At SciFest on in IT Tralee last year, were from left: Lorraine De Nais, Ursula Ni Mhochoir and Janine Ni Chonchuir. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

Kerry Students Urged to Enter SciFest 2016 At IT Tralee

January 31, 2016 at 10:50 am Comments are Disabled

ALL the best young scientific minds in Kerry are invited to enter SciFest 2016, which takes place at the IT Tralee, on May 5. Now in its ninth year as a national project, SciFest is an all-inclusive, all-island science competition where second-level students showcase science, technology, engineering and maths projects […]

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Gaelcholáiste Girls Win At National Scifest Awards

Gaelcholáiste Girls Win At National Scifest Awards

November 27, 2015 at 10:14 am Comments are Disabled

YOU may have seen the Six-One news earlier this month and the feature on the national Scifest Awards which took place in Marino, Dublin. If you did, you will have seen the amazing project by three young women on harnessing wave energy and reducing coastal erosion. What you may not have realised […]

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At SciFest on in IT Tralee, were from left: John McCrohan and Robin Porter. Photo by Gavin O'Connor.

PHOTOS: Big Ideas From Students At IT Tralee SciFest Event

May 8, 2015 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE students were among the winners at the IT Tralee North Campus for the SciFest science competition on Thursday. SciFest is a one day international science and technology competition for second level students who showcase original projects. IT Tralee played host to one of fifteen regional finals on Thursday. Students were judged on their […]

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