Gas Networks Ireland Promoting Science in Cork Primary Schools

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Gas Networks Ireland, in partnership with Junior Achievement Ireland, has brought the Our Universe programme to over 900 Cork students in 2016/17. The programme introduces science through practical and engaging classroom-based lessons and is designed to encourage primary school students to … Read More

Cork City Council Promote Business and Life Skills

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Local schools in Cork continue to enjoy a successful link with Cork City Council Lord Mayor of Cork Cllr. Des Cahill with Cork City Council volunteers In November 2016, the Lord Mayor of Cork, Cllr. Des Cahill welcomed Cork City Council … Read More

Janssen Invite Students to Explore the World of Bioscience

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On 7th of April 2017 two groups of 5th year science students from Regina Mundi College and St. Aloysius College were hosted by Janssen Sciences Ireland UC and Janssen Pharmaceutical Sciences UC respectively. Visiting school staff and students were given the opportunity to learn … Read More

Gas Networks Ireland mark Engineers Week in Cork

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Students received an office tourNovember 13th-21st saw a wealth of activity across the country in recognition of Engineers Week 2017. In Cork, Gas Networks Ireland hosted a group of Transition year student’s from St. Aidan’s Community College, Ballyvolane for a workplace visit to … Read More

Scoil Mhuire Victorious in Clár Comhlachta Munster Final

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Údarás na Gaeltachta – Clár Comhlachta Regional Final Winners Announced Two emerging enterprises founded by local students in the Cork and Kerry Gaeltacht areas have been crowned joint winners of the Údarás na Gaeltachta – Clár Comhlachta Munster Regional Final. … Read More

Cork Students are Futurewize

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Volunteer Frank Hallissey from PM Group with fist year students from Nagle Community College, Mahon Junior Achievement’s newest classroom based programme, Futurewize, is currently being rolled out in Cork. Futurewise encourages students to explore career possibilities that are opened up … Read More

J&J Pilot a New Science Initiative Aimed at Women

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The Johnson & Johnson (J&J) family of companies in Cork have rolled out a new science initiative, WiSTEM2D, in partnership with JAI. WiSTEM2D stands for Woman in Science, Technology, Engineering, Maths, Manufacturing and Design. The initiative was part of a worldwide … Read More

Janssen mark International Men’s Day 2016

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On 19th November 50 students from Nagle Community College, Mahon and St. Peter’s Community College, Passage West were hosted by the Janssen group of companies in Cork to recognsise International Men’s Day 2016.   International Men’s Day aims to celebrate students … Read More

Cork Embraces Science Week 2016

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The Junior Achievement Famous Scientist QuizNovember 13th-21st saw a wealth of activity accross the country in honour of Science week 2016. Junior Achievement was involved in a number of initiatives across Cork City. Celebrate Science Open Day was the fist of … Read More