Science on Stage 2013 team (l-r) Paul Nugent, Richard Moynihan, Aoibheann O’Gara, Maeve Liston, Brigid Corrigan, Maria Sheehan, Feargal Close

Science on Stage 2013

Science on Stage 2013 was held in Slubice / Frankfurt (Oder) from 25-28 April 2013. The Polish organising committee of the Adam-Mickiewicz-University Poznan, and Science on Stage Germany collaborated to create a successful educational festival for 350 teachers from 24 European countries and Canada. Patrons of the festival were the Polish President and the German Federal President.

Irish Delegation

Paul Nugent, Institute of Physics in Ireland
Aoibheann O’Gara, Coláiste Chraobh Abhann, Kilcoole, Co. Wicklow
Maeve Liston, Mary Immaculate College, Limerick
Brigid Corrigan, Mount Sackville Secondary School, Chapelizod, Co. Dublin
Richard Moynihan, O’Carolan College VEC, Nobber, Co. Meath
Maria Sheehan, Saint Caimin’s Community School, Shannon, Co. Clare
Feargal Close, St Paul’s College, Raheny, Dublin 5


All members of the delegation presented their projects at the main fair. Maeve Liston from Mary Immaculate College, Limerick provided a workshop on heat entitled “Hot Science”

This participation was made possible by the grateful support of Institute for Physics in Ireland (IOPI), CASTeL at Dublin City University and the Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST).