2010 Festival Exhibition

MGS video

Video of the 2010 Galway Science & Technology Festival Exhibition with special guest EU Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science Máire Geogheghan Quinn     … [Read more...]

2010 Festival Exhibition Photos

MGQ & Student

The 2010 Festival Exhibition was opened by EU Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn and held for the first time at NUI Galway.  The day was a great success with an attendance of 20,000 an increase of 25%.   … [Read more...]

2010 Student of the Year Awards

Students of the year

In 2010 three  Galway Students represented Ireland at the International Junior Science Olympiad in Nigeria in December.  To recognise their achievement the Galway Science & Technology Committee presented them with the 2010 Student of the Year award.  The students were Sarah Drury of Salerno Secondary School, Mourtadha Badiane of St Mary's College and Michael Faherty of Enda's Secondary School. … [Read more...]

2010 Person of The Year Award

Jane McL & MGQ

  Primary School teacher and science demonstrator Jane McLoughlin was awarded the 2010 Galway Science & Technology Person of the Year Award. In September, 2010 Jane was awarded the Institute of Physics Award for Teacher of Primary Science 2010, she is the first Irish primary school teacher to win this award and she travelled to London where she was presented with her … [Read more...]