Success at Scifest@college 2018

Heywood performed brilliantly at Scifest@college in IT Carlow on April 25th winning three awards!

  • Jessica and Melissa Donegan’s project entitled “Is text writing and phrasing killing our ability to use the English language correctly?” was Highly Commended.
  • Chieu Phelan, Niamh Kelly and Jade Coleman’s project entitled “ASMR – What’s your trigger?” took home the Maths in Science Award.
  • Arianna Mezzapelle’s project entitled “See what I’m saying? An investigation into the McGurk Effect and its correlation with the learning methods of Irish teenagers” was awarded the Abbot prize for the overall second place! We knew you’d do it! Arianna can now qualify for the National Final next year.

Well done to all for an amazing performance!