Week one of remote learning has ended. Thanks to everyone for making it a successful week. Reminder, if you need a device we still have some tablets which can be collected from school next Monday and Tuesday between 9.30am and 4.00pm.
FAO: L.C. Students - CAO Session with MTU Cork (CIT)
14th January 2021
I hope you continue to be well and are all doing ok despite the current challenges.
Please find some information below from MTU Cork (CIT) regarding CAO sessions that they are running for L.C. students. Please book...a session if you are interested.
As always, please do get in touch if you need anything.
From MTU Cork (CIT)
To help students with their upcoming decisions for their CAO Forms, we have opened a booking system on our website at https://www.cit.ie/cao
Marketing Unit – MTU Cork
Trinity College Dublin Physics Virtual Open Day January 16, 2021
12th January 2021
Please find notification below from TCD. Please also note that you are required to register on Eventbrite for this event.
Trinity College Dublin Physics Virtual Open Day will take place this Saturday, January 16, from 10am to 2pm....
Registration is via Eventbrite, you will find the link on the website
Stefan Hutzler, PhD, Dipl-Phys, FTCD
School of Physics
Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin
Dublin 2, Ireland.
tel: 00353.1.896.1676 fax: 00353.1.671.1759
STEM South West’s Industry & Career Expo 13th January 2021
12th January 2021
Dear Students and Parents /Guardians,
Please see information and registration details for an exciting STEM event being held tomorrow, 13 January, 2021.
Students and Parents/Guardians from all year groups are welcome to attend.
STEM South West’s Industry & Career Expo is...back for its 2nd year next Wednesday 13th January from 5-9pm. This free virtual event will showcase careers in tech, pharma and engineering and highlight achievable pathways for students to fulfil their career goals. There will be expert speakers, virtual stands, opportunities to interact with people who work in STEM on a daily basis, subject choice discussions, interactive Q&A sessions, tech and science demos, career videos and prizes to be won.
Over 60 leading STEM organisations in Cork and Kerry will be showcasing their work with interactive displays and activities. The STEM South West executive committee are working closely with virtual event organisers Davis Events and platform-providers VFairs to ensure a fun and educational STEM experience for all attendees.
Enjoy visiting the virtual booths in the Exhibition Hall where attendees can connect with people who work in STEM, watch demonstrations and career videos, and avail of the advice of experts in a variety of STEM areas including virtual reality, robotics and astronomy construction, mechanical engineering, software engineering, information technology, medical devices, pharmaceuticals, biomedical engineering and science, electronics, weather-forecasting, agri-technology, environmental engineering, cybersecurity and much more.
Visit the Auditorium and enjoy talks and presentations by STEM experts including European Space Agency engineer, Laurence O'Rourke; inspiring global sustainability expert and co-founder of Change by Degrees, Madeline Murray; and the innovative creator of Izak9 Maths, Franz Schlindwein; and many more.
Take part in the STEM South West 2021 Scavenger Hunt, follow the STEM clues and be in with the chance to win great prizes.
Students and parents can register for free tickets: at www.stemsouthwest.ie.
About STEM SOUTH WEST
STEM SOUTH WEST is an industry-led cluster, established in 2019 to promote and nurture STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths) throughout the South West region of Ireland
The cluster comprises regional Industry Stakeholders: SMEs and MNCs; Higher Education Institutes: Munster Technological University Cork and Kerry, and University College Cork; local government: Cork County Council; the Southern Regional Skills Forum and KerrySciTech, working together to maximise the capacity of the STEM Sector in the South West and create and develop opportunities for members and the communities within which they operate..