St Killian’s College Celebrate National Woman in Engineering Day at W5

St Killian’s College pupils Maeve Gillan and Clare Emerson with STEM Ambassadors and guest speakers Dr Margaret Morgan (Course Director of Mechanical Engineering at Ulster University), Virginia Toombs (Software Engineer at Liberty IT) and Louise Dougan (Transport Planner at Atkins Ltd) at W5’s event celebrating National Woman in Engineering Day that aimed to engage and inspire young girls across Northern Ireland to pursue a career in engineering.

To celebrate National Women in Engineering Day, W5 organised an event to showcase various successful females who have chosen a career in Engineering. Girls from schools across Northern Ireland took part in the event which aimed to engage and inspire the pupils to pursue a career in STEM. Among those present were Clare Emerson and Maeve Gillan from St Killian’s College.
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The Rocky Road

St Killian's College
Dr Patrick McEvoy, a past pupil of St MacNissi’s College and now a retired doctor, penned this short poem shortly after visiting his alma mater a few years ago. He has very kindly allowed it to be published on this website and has added a few thoughts about it.

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