Alan O’Sullivan and Cormac Harris_

Alan O’Sullivan and Cormac Harris_

BT Young Scientist winners 2020

Coláiste Choilm students Cormac Harris and Alan O’Sullivan, were crowned the 56th winners of the BT Young Scientist and Technology Exhibition in January 2020.

When they were fourth-year students, the pair conducted research on gender stereotyping in young children and created an initiative to combat gender bias. Their project entitled ‘A statistical investigation into the prevalence of gender stereotyping in five- to seven-year-olds and the development of an initiative to combat gender bias’ was awarded a €7,500 prize.

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