Monthly Archives: February 2014

TY2014: What I want to BEES

Naoise Fitzgerald Coláiste Croíst Rí Over the last week I have been doing a week of my work experience in the School of BEES, UCC which is located at the old north mall distillery in in Cork city. I have … Continue reading

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TY2014: TY Bees Programme… The Highlights!!!!

Nicole O’Flynn, Saint Angela’s, Cork. Participating in the UCC BEES TY programme has been great! It was great to sample all the different aspects of the course and get an idea of what things interest me. One of the highlights … Continue reading

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TY2014: “Busy at BEES”

JOSEPHINE ROGERS , COLASITE MHUIRE CROSSHAVEN CO CORK I honestly didn’t think I would enjoy myself on this course as much as I did. At the very start I was nervous enough about what we would be doing because I … Continue reading

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TY2014: My week at BEES

Lillias Healy, St. Angela’s College, Cork     My week here at BEES in UCC was better than I could have expected.  I came only interested in zoology but then was exposed to a whole verity of sciences. My favourite things … Continue reading

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TY2014: The week that changed my life

Laura Coleman, St. Aloysius School, Sharman Crawford Street My week at the BEES Programme for TY students was a very useful experience as it gave me excellent insight into the life of a scientist and how environmental science contributes to … Continue reading

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TY2014: Flying with the birds

Georgina Prendergast, Coláiste Choilm, Balincollig. I would like to start off by saying my experience on the BEES TY Work Experience Programme is one that I will never forget. I learned a lot more about science and it is definitely … Continue reading

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TY2014: “the highlight of TY so far for me!”

Caroline O’ Mahony, M.I.C.C. Dunmanway What an amazing week!! We started on Monday by getting an induction tour of BEES and throughout the week we did various practicals and got lectures on ecology, geology, and zoology and plant science. My … Continue reading

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TY2014: “We studied such a wide range of interesting topics”

Hannah Kelleher, Christ King Secondary School, Cork. When I first started this week I really had no idea what it would be like. I didn’t think I would enjoy it at all as much as I have. We studied such … Continue reading

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TY2014: “a great experience”

Michaela Wassell, Rockwell College, Cashel, Tipperary. The week was a great experience to get, overall it was a very informative and fun course. It was great that during the course of the week we got a tour of the campus … Continue reading

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TY2014: Plants, Harps and Nuclear Power Plants

Róisín Ní Chinnéide, Coláiste an Phiarsaigh The BEES TY programme began on Monday 27th January, where we were introduced to each other and to the course. I didn’t know what to expect from the week so having a few things … Continue reading

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