School Employer Connections

March Events Programme

ENGINEERING WEEK

Engineering Week brought opportunity for students to engage with employers and learn about entry into the sector.

Students visited the Engineering Department at LYIT and learned about courses on offer and entry requirements.

Employers took part in a speed networking event giving students the opportunity to speak to a range of different engineering companies and engineers. Companies taking part were:

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Students visited E+I Engineering.  E+I Engineering Ltd. was founded in 1986.  Since 2004, the company headquarters have been located in Co. Donegal, Ireland. The 150,000 sq ft facility was purpose built to house both the switchgear and Powerbar production lines.  Students had a tour of the company and met with employees. 

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LOTTIE ACCOMPANIES STUDENTS

As a former participant in Entrepreneur Week, Lottie joined students to promote Women in Engineering.  Have a look at some of her exploits throughout the week.  Lottie travelled to space with Tim Peake in 2016 and has taken part in various STEM based activities.  Lottie has been championed by the Women in Engineering Society as a positive role model.

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 ENGINEERS IRELAND ROADSHOW           

Engineers Ireland sponsored a stage show on engineering all over the world.  Students from Thornhill College also attended the show.

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