Loreto TY students ‘Design for STEM’

Designing for STEM Workshops On the 19th and 20th of February, the Designing for STEM programme ran a pilot of their workshop in Loreto Secondary School, Fermoy. Over the two days they worked with a hundred students to create low fidelity prototypes, solving real world STEM problems using ideation and design techniques. During their time…

Designing for STEM kicks off in Nimbus

On Tuesday February 6th, the Designing for STEM organisers ran a pilot workshop in the NIMBUS Center with Fourth Year Creative Digital Media students in preparation for the release of their project into secondary schools. The Designing for STEM project is a project funded by the UMI Project, an organisation dedicated to encouraging and enhancing…

Different types of reviews and analysis

Grant, M. J., & Booth, A. (2009). A typology of reviews: An analysis of 14 review types and associated methodologies. Health Information and Libraries Journal, 26(2), 91–108. This morning I read a paper suggested by my Supervisor to determine the title which describes the type of review and analysis I am conducting as part of…

UMI Pilots ready for take off!

We are currently busy preparing and planning for our upcoming UMI pilots which will take place in Loreto Secondary School Fermoy, Co. Cork with four classes of transition year students. The pilots will take place over the course of two days, with two classes taking part in a workshop each day. This workshop (the UMI…