Monthly Archives: February 2015

TY2015: Getting to grips with BEES

Edmond Aylward – Glenstal Abbey School I was looking forward to my week in BEES for weeks before I came, I was very excited to do a whole week in a field I really enjoy. The week went so fast … Continue reading

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TY2015: What’s still “out there”

David Macilwraith, Coláiste An Spioraid Naoimh               I learned so much throughout my time at BEES. However the best thing about it was seeing what has yet to be discovered and is still “out there”. This is because if in the … Continue reading

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TY2015: My Wacky Week at BEES

Chloe Dissanayaka, Loreto College, Dublin My week started on Monday the 26th of January. The day commenced at 10am in the Cooperage building, when I walked in I met Dr Emily Goldstein for the first time and she was very … Continue reading

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TY2015: Busy as a bee for my week at BEES

By Ella Power, Colaiste Mhuire Crosshaven. I was lucky to participate in a transition year programme for week at BEES in UCC. My week was filled with many different and interesting activities, lectures, new friends and new people. I came … Continue reading

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TY2015: BEES TRANSITION YEAR PROGRAMME

Michael Murray, Colaiste-Chroi-Naofa On Monday the 23rd of January I attended the transition year programme of BEES. This programme ran for the whole week with various different lectures and practicals such as Zoology, Environmental Science, Geology and Plant Science. My … Continue reading

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TY2015: A week in BEES

Eve McKenna, Presentation Secondary School, Listowel, Co. Kerry. I’m not quite sure what I expected when I came to the School of BEES, yet Monday morning still came as quite a shock. Firstly, we handed in our forms and received … Continue reading

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TY2015: My Week as a UCC Student

Sorcha Howard, Christ King Girls Secondary School For my transition year work experience I came to University College Cork and did a course on Biological, Earth and Environmental Studies. One of my favourite experiences during the BEES programme was when … Continue reading

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TY2015: BEES? B-EES? More like: A-EES!

Tim Mulligan, Glenstal Abbey School My time at the School of BEES was an interesting experience. I am quite interested in Science and Geography as subjects, so I was looking forward to the week where I took a trip to … Continue reading

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TY2015: An unforgettable week

Caitlin Frawley-Gaelcoláiste Luimnigh When I first applied for the UCC BEES Transition Year programme, I had little comprehension of the extent to which I would enjoy the week. I had anticipated a week filled with zoology and that was enough … Continue reading

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TY2015: My BEES Experience

Amy Ni Argain,                                                                                                                                                                                                   Coláiste an Phiarsaigh. During my week at the school of BEES I took part in many activities and learned lots of new facts and information from lecturers and students! Everyone was very helpful and had no … Continue reading

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