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Science for All 2014
‘Science for All’ 2014
The aim of this competition, now in its 10th year, is to encourage young scientists to communicate their research to the general public in an easily understandable manner, without using jargon.
The competition is jointly organised by the College of SEFS and the APC and is part of the postgraduate module in Science Communication and Outreach, PG 6014.
The competition is open to postgraduate students in the Colleges of SEFS & Medicine & Health.
Schedule for 2014 competition
March 6th – Competition Training and Information Session: Oral and written science communication and presentation skills
Speakers: Prof W. Reville, Mary McNulty, Careers Office & Julie Dorel, Marketing & Communications, Tyndall National Institute
Time: 9:00 – 12:00
March 13th- Videoing of Competitors giving DRAFT presentations
Time: 14:00 – 18:00
March 14th – Closing date for receipt of 200 word abstracts (by email to firstname.lastname@example.org)
March 19th – HEATS
Time: 9:00 – 14:00
Venue: BHSC G05
April 9th – FINAL
Venue: Boole 2 lecture theatre (preceded by reception for finalists, supervisors, judges & their families)
Enquiries by email to Catherine Buckley email@example.com or by telephone 4903362