Loreto Secondary School and Ardgillan Community College scoop awards at BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition

January 12, 2019 0

Congratulations to students in Loreto Secondary School and Ardgillan Community College who received awards at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition.  Once again Balbriggan was well represented at the BT Young Scientist & Technology Exhibition so  big congratulations to the students and teachers. 

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The awards were as follows:

Special award: Loreto Secondary School, Balbriggan.
Project: Replacement of Standardised Primary Polyethylene Microbeads with Biodegradable Alternatives.
Students: Cleo Gallen, Zainab Shahid

Highly commended: Loreto Secondary School, Balbriggan
Project: Can you effectively make biodegradable clothes?
Students: Willemijn Bosschaert, Eva Connolly, Ella Shanahan

Highly commended: Ardgillan Community College
Project: A Yearlong Chemical Analysis of Pollutants in The Bracken River.  
Students: Elena Manek, William Leonard

Highly commended: Loreto Secondary School, Balbriggan
Project: The Impact of Exposure to Ethnic Music on Cultural Attitudes
Students: Kate O’Driscoll, Delia Istoc

Highly commended: Loreto Secondary School, Balbriggan
Project: An investigation into the growth response of the pisum savitum’s roots towards different acoustics and whether noise pollution affects plants   
Student: Iman Khan

Highly commended: Loreto Secondary School, Balbriggan
Project: An Investigation into the Effect of a Farmer’s Attitude Towards Nature on the Biodiversity of the Soil on their Farm.   
Student: Selina Xu