Maths Week news and media

Pupils say Maths isn’t Scary and Minister Donohoe agrees!

Maths and numbers are part of everyday life and there’s nothing scary about that.  This was the message from pupils of Glasnevin Educate Together National School who held a Children’s Budget with Maths Week Ireland Co-ordinator Eoin Gill and a special guest visitor, Minister for Finance, Paschal Donohoe TD.  Over 400,000

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Dara Ó Briain receives the 2021 Maths Week Ireland Award for Raising Public Awareness of Mathematics

Renowned Irish comedian Dara Ó Briain has been honoured as the recipient of the 2021 Maths Week Ireland Award for his contribution to Raising Public Awareness of Maths. The award is presented once each year during Maths Week Ireland - the all-island festival of maths and numeracy (16th - 24th October). The

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THE Awards 2021 Shortlist

Maths Week features in THE Awards Shortlist Waterford Institute of Technology has been shortlisted for the THE Awards (Times Higher Education Awards) in the Widening Participation and Outreach category. The THE Awards are widely known as the “Oscars of higher education”. The awards ceremony will be held in London on 25

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Calmast Wins Best Education Outreach Award

Calmast Wins Best Education Outreach Award Calmast, the STEM Engagement Centre in WIT were announced national winners in their category at the Irish Education Awards in Dublin, last week. Securing the Best Education Outreach Award for their events programme ‘Maths Week during Covid’ was warmly welcomed by Calmast directors, Dr Sheila Donegan and

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Maths Week recognised with SFI award

Calmast has been awarded €299,990 to continue the success of Maths Week. Maths Week is co-ordinated by the highly experienced Calmast at WIT, which SFI has funded to coordinate STEM engagement across the South East region. Founded in 2006 at WIT, Maths Week quickly became the leading festival of its kind in the

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