Anneke and Leonie took part in this year Arty Scientist workshop during the Galway Science and Technology Festival on Sunday 27th November at the National University of Ireland, Galway. It is an art workshop was designed to bust the myth of the mad Scientist, to open the mind of children on how scientists look like and what type of science they can do. It hosted 173 participants including 83 children who drew themselves as scientists. During the workshop, children could take inspiration from pictures representing the diversity of NUI Galway Scientists.
More information can be found here: http://www.cellexplorers.com/single-post/2016/12/19/The-Arty-Scientist-2016 and here http://www.cellexplorers.com/the-arty-scientist.