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Details of free summer camps at LIT and MIC revealed

Details of free summer camps at LIT and MIC revealed

| June 10, 2017

Mary Immaculate College (MIC) and Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) have announced details of their FREE ‘EMPOWER’ Summer Camps, which will take place this July and will be open to second-level students in transition year, fifth year and sixth year. The 5 day ‘EMPOWER’ Summer Camp programme in entrepreneurship, creativity, design skills and innovation, is […]

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UL President gravely concerned by RTÉ’s findings

UL President gravely concerned by RTÉ’s findings

| May 26, 2017

The President of University of Limerick, Dr Des Fitzgerald, has said that RTÉ Investigates programme on governance at Irish universities raises issues “of grave concern.” Having already called for “a thorough, prompt and wholly independent review” and taken a series of actions to address governance failures at the university, Dr Fitzgerald current concerns centre around […]

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Limerick game designer scoops national award

Limerick game designer scoops national award

| May 17, 2017

A young Limerick game designer has had his creations recognised with a national award. James Corneille from LIT (Moylish campus) won in the Best Game/Mobile App category at this Eir Junior Spiders Awards which reward students and young adults, aged 4 to 19, for the innovative ways they use the internet, especially in the areas of […]

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McManus donation will benefit over two thousand students

McManus donation will benefit over two thousand students

| May 5, 2017

JP McManus has announced that he is to invest €32 million in scholarships for eligible students throughout Ireland, North and South. This follows on from the €32 million Mr McManus donated to the All Ireland Scholarships in 2008 and brings his total contribution to third level education to €66.5 million; consisting of €64 million to the All Ireland […]

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New UL president invited independent inquiry

New UL president invited independent inquiry

| May 5, 2017

The University of Limerick has confirmed that the Department of Education is to launch an inquiry into allegations of misconduct at the university. In a statement released today UL revealed that it has invited the department to “undertake an independent review of a number of areas of governance at the university.” The decision to launch the inquiry […]

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Mary I nominated for three prestigious awards

Mary I nominated for three prestigious awards

| May 2, 2017

Mary Immaculate College (MIC) has been shortlisted for three Education Awards. The Education Awards recognise, encourage and celebrate excellence in the third level education sector on the island of Ireland from both State and privately funded institutions and are designed to highlight the key areas that impact upon student performance and provide opportunities for educational institutions, their employees and contributors  […]

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Colleagues pay tribute to MIC President

Colleagues pay tribute to MIC President

| April 17, 2017

The death has occurred of Professor Michael A Hayes, President of Mary Immaculate College, who passed away on Saturday following an illness. Michael Hayes was born in Limerick, Ireland in 1957.  His post-primary education took place at St Munchin’s College in Limerick and he went on to study at St Patrick’s Pontifical College in Maynooth, before […]

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Free summer course at MIC will upskill primary school teachers

Free summer course at MIC will upskill primary school teachers

| April 17, 2017

Mary Immaculate College (MIC) is offering free summer courses for primary school teachers in order to equip them with the knowledge, skills and confidence to integrate ICT, digital literacies and Robotics into their practice. According to Dr Maeve Liston, Director of Enterprise and Community Engagement MIC, the initiative aims to develop teachers’ digital skills which […]

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MIC ‘taster sessions’ will help students make final CAO decisions

MIC ‘taster sessions’ will help students make final CAO decisions

| April 12, 2017

Mary Immaculate College is to welcome hundreds of students to its campus on Friday, April 28 (11am – 1pm) as part of its Taster Sessions event. The event will give students first-hand experience of a real lecture, a chance to tour the facilities at the college and an opportunity to meet faculty members. It is expected […]

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Painting of Jim Kemmy unveiled at UL

Painting of Jim Kemmy unveiled at UL

| April 12, 2017

A painting of Jim Kemmy, former mayor of Limerick, has been unveiled at the Kemmy Business School (KBS) in the University of Limerick. The powerful portrait, painted by Limerick Civic Trust’s in-house artist Marjorie Daly, was unveiled by Jan O’Sullivan, T.D. at a special ceremony with Dr Philip O’Regan, Dean of KBS.  Amongst the guests were […]

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