UCD School of Physics International Masterclass 2014 will be held on the 21st of March between 9.30am-4pm. The day will consist of practical lectures, hands-on data analysis, and an international video conference to compare your results live with students in other countries. This activity is open to secondary school students with an interest in studying physics at University level and is FREE. Closing date for applications is 23rd February.
Minister for Research Sean Sherlock has asked his department to carry out a review of Ireland's international engagement on research and innovation, with particular attention to the costs and benefits of joining CERN.
CASTeL at DCU are running a series of four workshops funded by the Amgen Science Teacher Training Initiative, focused on the teaching and learning of science, in particular chemistry and biology, through an inquiry approach.