Choosing a further- or higher-education college is not as straightforward as choosing where to go on holiday. Photograph: iStock

Going to college isn’t cheap. First, there’s the cost of registration fees, currently capped at €3,000. Then students need to shell out for books, acc(...)

 Conferred studetns Carolyn O’Neill, Lara Magdalena Szczepaniak, Helen Roland, Jian Ler Ang and Uao De Heng with Archbishop Diarmuid Martin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The Archbishop of Dublin Diarmuid Martin has been conferred with a distinguished fellowship award by Griffith College Dublin for his “outstanding cont(...)

Griffith College in Dublin

Even for the hardest-working student who achieves brilliant results, the CAO is a gamble. What can you do, at this late stage, if you had your hear(...)

Richie Boucher: interviewed for NYT pullout

Speaking of US-Irish relations, the denizens of New York were treated, if that’s the word, to a celebration of our State’s economic exploits last week(...)

Pictured at the presentation of the Thomas Heinrich Scholarship at Griffith College in Dublin were (from left) Tomás Mac Eochagáin, director of academic programmes, Robbie Smyth, deputy faculty head of journalism, Wolfgang Heinrich, Vaida Balbieriute (recipient), Alexandra Thom-Heinrich and Diarmuid Hegarty, president of Griffith College.

The parents of Thomas Heinrich, the German student who was stabbed to death in Dublin two years ago, have announced the latest recipient of a sholars(...)