Well done to St. Raphael's College, Loughrea, winners of the ISTA Junior Science Quiz 2013. The quiz was held in the GMIT on Wednesday May 1st and 30 teams participated in the quiz.
The May Council Meeting will take place on Saturday 11th May in Collins Barracks. All Branches are required to send a representative from the local Branch.
The Sligo branch of the ISTA will hold the 2013 Junior Certificate Science quiz on Thursday, the 9th May. The quiz will be held in Summerhill College at 7.30pm.
The Galway branch of the Irish Science Teachers Association (ISTA) are running the annual inter school JUNIOR CERT SCIENCE QUIZ on Wednesday May 1st
The annual Pfizer Senior Chemistry Quiz will take place on Wednesday 1st May at 7.30pm in the Pfizer Sports and Social Club, Ringaskiddy, Co. Cork.
The Tipperary Branch Junior Science Quiz which was held in Clonmel on Thursday 18th April, 2013. Congratulations to the winners.
Winners of the Eleanor Twomey Perpetual Shield: Nenagh C.B.S Team A
Second Prize: Nenagh C.B.S. Team B
Third Prize: Kilkenny C.B.S.
Alom Shaha, science teacher, producer & director of tv programmes and author of 'The Young Atheist Handbook' will give a talk on "Science vs Religion in the Classroom".
The Annual Business Meeting will take place in Gorey Community School, just prior to Prof Jocelyn Bell Burnell's talk. All members welcome.
The ISTA Annual Conference 2013 will take place on 12th - 14th April in Gorey, Co Wexford. Registration opens on Saturday at 9am in Gorey Community School.
Some of the high profile scientists that we hope to have in attendance so far are: