The 50 places on offer in economics and finance in UCD have all been filled by students who have secured more than 600 CAO points. Photograph: Getty Images

Click here to download a PDF of the CAO’s 2019 round one offers: https://iti.ms/2Zbae3m  About 50,000 applicants received an offe(...)

 Rónán Mullen is one of the senators elected by NUI gradutes. Photograph: Gareth Chaney Collins

A cross section of the Irish electorate – more than half a million people – only semi exercises its franchise. Many university graduates are ignoring,(...)

Students at fee-paying colleges benefit from smaller class sizes. Photograph: iStock

Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Open day: Thursday, January 3rd, 2019, at York Street and St Stephen’s Green campuses Web: rcsi.com Located (...)

Leonard Enright (left) and Joe Kernan (right) have been inducted into the GAA Hall of Fame.

This year’s football induction to the GAA Hall of Fame is Armagh’s Joe Kernan (64), one of the best known and most influential people in the game. As (...)

 Sister Josephine (left), Sister Gabrielle (right)  (and their  youngest sister Ann (centre), who later left religious life. Photo courtesy of the Murray family

In 1951 five teenage girls set sail from Cobh in Co Cork for Texas to become nuns in a San Antonio convent school set up to educate black children and(...)

A two-tier salary structure is one factor encouraging Irish teachers to move abroad for work. Photograph: iStockphote/Getty Images.

Ireland is in the midst of a teacher recruitment crisis. At secondary schools, we don’t have enough Irish, science, maths or European language teacher(...)

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(...)

 Dome of Church of Mary Immaculate, Refuge of Sinners, on Rathmines Road, Dublin. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

It’s fairly well known by now that the architect of the Russian revolution, Lenin, spoke English with a “Rathmines accent”: the influence of a tutor f(...)

Entry to the degree course in business and law in UCD is up nine points, to 529. Photograph: Alan Betson

Click here to download a PDF of the CAO’s 2017 Round One offers: http://iti.ms/2vR6EzZ The confidence engendered by the growing streng(...)

Primary and secondary teaching are very different beasts and primary teachers have a lot more flexibility within the curriculum. Photograph: iStockphoto/Getty Images

Teaching in Ireland is a very different ball game to in the United States or United Kingdom. Here, teaching is a very prestigious profession and the p(...)

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