With campuses in Dublin, Cork and Limerick, Griffith College is our oldest  private college

RCSI When is open day? January 4th, 2018 Located just off St Stephen’s Green, in one of the busiest spots in Dublin, the faculty of medicine and h(...)

Jean O’Sullivan at the marché d’Aligre in Paris.

Jean O’Sullivan, who has died aged 63, was a central figure in the Irish community in Paris for more than three decades, during which she also led a s(...)

Participants of the Future Creators programme, which allows teenagers to get creative with technology. Photograph:  Peter Houlihan

What happens when you encourage teenagers to create with technology? Adding creativity to the mix has been a winning formula for Future Creators, an a(...)

Leaving cert diary: Coláiste Éinde Galway Leaving Certificate students, from left:  Muireann O’Reilly, Evan Murphy, Ciara Kilbane, Lauren Conway, Osas Aghabueze-Ayo and Tom Crumlish. Photograph: Joe O’Shaughnessy

The last two years have been a long slog for the thousands of Leaving Cert students who picked up their results earlier this month. But for most of ou(...)

Sinn Féin TD David Cullinane, a member of the PAC, said it appeared that some accounting officers were running colleges as it was the “wild west”. File photograph: Eric Luke

Senior staff in some third-level colleges have been accused of taking a “wild west” approach to the use of taxpayers’ money. The claims were made by (...)

A recent survey found that a third of second-level students said they had no interest in science or technology.

Informal out-of-school science, technology, education and mathematics (Stem) learning programmes should be officially recognised and integrated into (...)

Award-winning novelist Sara Baume. Photo: Dara Mac Dónaill
My Leaving: Sara Baume

What is your most vivid Leaving Cert memory? I remember the faux-wood surface of my designated desk, and how the light played across it, and the soun(...)

Lucy Deegan and her brother,Tom,  with her prize-winning portrait titled ‘Tom - Summer’. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Artistic talent runs deep in the Deegan family from Co Laois, who are no strangers to collecting awards. This year, 17-year-old Lucy snatched the ul(...)

Izzy Wheels came up with the idea of creative spoke guards to allow wheelchair users to express themselves. Photograph: Shane O’Neill Photography

Two Galway sisters who came up with the idea of creating customised spoke guards for wheelchairs have won this year’s Accenture Leaders of Tomorrow co(...)

A still from May by Lewis Kenny and Tony Callaly

A new short film celebrating the fact that “we are only given one mother” has just been released, and it might just bring a tear to your eye ahead of (...)