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Thank you from your winner – Conor!

The last two weeks have been fun haven’t they? Sounds a bit weird saying that an engineering Q&A was fun… But I really did have a blast speaking with you guys and answering your questions. As some of you know, I spent the first week of the chats in Sao Paulo, Brazil. And it’s funny because looking back on the trip, probably the thing that I enjoyed most was getting up early to see what questions you guys asked and to take part in the chat rooms. I enjoyed it so much I even bought a Brazilian sim card so that I could continue messaging while on the drive to the University! So the first thing I’d like to do is thank each of you for the great attitude you have displayed over the two weeks, and for all of the questions that you have asked. You made the whole … Continue reading

Posted on March 15, 2016 by modantony in News | Leave a comment

And the winner is…

The students have spoken. The votes have been double counted… Big congratulations to the Coding Zone winner: Conor McGinn Hard luck to Jeffrey Roe but a huge thank you to everyone who took part. You were all brilliant. Students, don’t forget to tell us what you think about science and engineering now you’ve taken part. Log in to your profile, and fill in the 4 questions in the pink box on the right hand side, to be in with a chance to win a voucher.

Posted on March 11, 2016 by ModShane in News | 2 Comments

The next engineer out is…

We’ve counted, checked and rechecked the votes and now reveal it’s game over for… Sarah Doran This leaves just “maker, tinker, hacker” Jeffrey Roe and “Passionate, determined, curious” Conor McGinn to fight it out for the €500 prize tomorrow. Who would you like to see win tomorrow’s final battle? VOTE for the winner!

Posted on March 10, 2016 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

The second engineer evicted is…

We’ve counted the votes and you’ve now evicted… Frederik Gossen The engineers left standing after tomorrow’s eviction will battle it out in Friday’s final. Who do YOU want to see in the final? VOTE for your favourite! Students, has taking part changed your view of science and engineering? When you next log in and visit your profile, you’ll see a pink box with 4 questions on the right. Fill in the questionnaire to be in with a chance to win a voucher.

Posted on March 9, 2016 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment

The first engineer evicted is…

The first engineer you’ve evicted is… Ilaria Cinelli 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. A student in each zone will win a voucher for asking great questions! And 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 8, 2016 by ModShane in News | Leave a comment