Thank you from your winner- Eimear!

Students! Did you do your profile survey? Check your email for a chance to win a €25 voucher and tell us what you think now! Well that was an intense but fun two weeks! Firstly, thank you to all the students and teachers for taking part. I loved answering such a wide range of questions and I was very impressed with all the knowledge everyone had about space! I really enjoyed all of the sessions with schools. It was great being able to share my knowledge and experience with such enthusiastic and interesting students. I hope that all of the engineer’s answers have helped you identify what aspects of science and engineering you could study in the future. I hope we inspired you and cleared up any concerns you might have had about engineering. And to be honest, all of the interesting questions and chats inspired me and reignited my love of … Continue reading

Posted on March 14, 2018 by modsiobhan in News | Leave a comment

And the winner is…

The students have spoken. The votes have been double counted… Big congratulations to the Space Zone winner: Eimear Tuohy Hard luck to Lána and Jonathan but a huge thank you to everyone who took part. You were all brilliant.

Posted on March 9, 2018 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

The next engineer evicted is…

We’ve counted, checked and rechecked the votes and now reveal it’s game over for… Willi O’Connor This leaves just “Curious, enthusiastic, lucky” Lána Salmon, “driven, creative, analytical” Jonathan Faull and “Sporty, nerdy, inquisitive” Eimear Tuohy to fight it out for the €500 prize tomorrow. Who would you like to see win tomorrow’s final battle? VOTE  

Posted on March 8, 2018 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

Join after-school live chat at 7pm – Family welcome too!

Today’s after-school live chat is another chance to talk to the engineers in your zone! Log in from home and go to your live chat page any time between 7pm and 8pm to ask more questions. You can also show your family what you’ve been doing. Do they know anyone sending a satellite into space? Show them a real engineer. Who would your parents vote for? How to Chat 1. Use your login card at 2. Click the CHAT icon in the Space Zone 3. Start typing, just like in class See you tonight! Modantony and the I’m an Engineer team

Posted on March 8, 2018 by modantony in News | Leave a comment

The first engineer evicted is…

The first engineer you’ve evicted is… James Geary One engineer will be evicted every day this week, and you get a new vote each day. Make sure to VOTE to keep your favourite in the competition. Remember, you can comment on questions the engineers answer. Do you think the engineer is right? Do you disagree with them? Tell them!

Posted on March 7, 2018 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment