'She really spent a full hour and a bit trying not to think about loneliness, only to google the definition on her phone.' Photograph: iStock

Name: Nellie Warren Age: 17 School: Stratford College, Rathgar, Dublin 6 The Definition of Lonely Nellie Warren Oh, Lily realises,(...)

Nine Arches bridge which crosses the river Dodder at Milltown, Dublin. Photograph:  Crispin Rodwell

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Irish Holocaust survivors (from left to right) Walter Sekules, Suzi Diamond and Tomi Reichenthal attending the Holocaust Memorial Day commemoration in the Mansion House, Dublin on Janauary 27th Photo: Gareth Chaney/Collins

There are four Irish victims of the Holocaust, according to new research unveiled in Dublin on Sunday at the at the annual Holocaust Memorial Day Serv(...)

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Fiachra “Figs” O’Sullivan grew up in Old Bawn in Tallaght in Dublin. “I’ve met lots of guys named Fiachra, my age, who are nicked-named “Figs”. I thin(...)

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This is a house that has been carefully cared-for in every sense, its Edwardian features precisely intact and modern comforts an unobtrusive benefit. (...)

Students are taught computational thinking, which enables them to become not just consumers of technology but makers of it.  Photograph: Getty Images

The space where technology and teaching meet has become one of the most dynamic parts of education, both for students and teachers. It is a space Hel(...)

“If a student is doing a local history project they can use their phone or tablet to capture their own images, annotate them with labels and bring readers attention to certain parts of the image”

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Oscar McHale 6th year student in Stratford College Rathgar with his Classics teacher Delia Donohue. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons / The Irish Times

“Ancient Rome is important. To ignore the Romans is not just to turn a blind eye to the distant past. Rome still helps to define the way we understan(...)

President Michael D Higgins recalled the 11 million victims at the Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration  in the Mansion House, Dublin. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

The world has a duty not to allow those killed in the Holocaust to “die twice” by forgetting them, President Michael D Higgins has said. Speaking at (...)

You know those post-boom property shows, the ones that tell you how to do up your home – painting here, tweaking there – in order to make a qui(...)