Science Week is a week-long event in Ireland each November, celebrating science in our everyday lives. Science Week includes a wide variety of events involving industry, colleges, schools, libraries, teachers, researchers and students throughout Ireland. Science Week will have a number of regional festivals offering a range of opportunities for the public to engage with STEM in across Ireland.
Science Week Events at APC Microbiome Ireland
Career talk: Erika Vasiliauskaite (APC) at St Mary’s Midleton. This in partnership with the Cork County Libraries and their STEAM/Work Matters programme. Erika will join researchers from Tyndall (IPIC & Connect) + VistaMilk.
Mon, Tues, Wed:
4 Investigating Immunity workshops – virtually at Cork Education Together Primary School.
• Monday workshop 1: Beth Brint, Andriana Grafakou, Sofia Ruiz-Cruz, Kevin Baker
• Monday workshop 2: Sam Seymour, Beth Brint & Elaine Burns
• Tuesday workshop: Gonzalo Saiz, Gaston Cluzel, Rachel Fitzgerald
• Wednesday workshop: Kiera Healy, Katie Fala, Brendan Shervin, Thieza Melo
Origami Microbe Teller Activity (this is an activity people can print and play at home anytime).
French Native Scientist workshop – Florence Herisson (lead) + Gaston Cluzel + Sarah Nicolas