Due to the high number of students who secured close to or over 600 points this year, many medicine applicants who met all the criteria will be disappointed. Photograph: iStock

The class of 2021 has secured record high grades, but this has, in turn, led to record CAO points. This all means that thousands of students will be d(...)

HSE chief executive Paul Reid said almost 88 per cent of adults in the State had been fully vaccinated. Photograph: Leon Farrell/Photocall Ireland/PA

The chief executive of the Health Service Executive Paul Reid has said the “finishing line of this phase of the vaccination programme is so close now”(...)

SportX has been specifically designed to develop opportunities in the sport and wellness industries

A new pre-accelerator programme aimed at identifying high-potential sport and wellness start-ups of the future is to begin operating in the southeast(...)

Wildfires caused by extreme heat are increasingly a consequence of climate change. Photograph: AFP via Getty Images

As the summer of 2021 unfolds, it is interesting to compare the response of the public and politicians to two very different crises, the Covid-19 pand(...)

Gemma Purcell, New Frontiers programme manager at Institute of Technology Carlow

Waterford Institute of Technology and Institute of Technology Carlow have jointly won €3 million in funding to operate an entrepreneur development pro(...)

 Woodturning at Louth Community Men’s Sheds, in Dundalk. File photograph: The Irish Times

Loneliness among men has soared during the coronavirus pandemic, according to research conducted on behalf of the Irish Men’s Sheds Association. Mem(...)

Following the return of on-campus education, many universities will retain elements of online or distant learning in their delivery model.

Dublin City University What they use: A range of digital tools and platforms as part of Loop, with Moodle at the core. Zoom for live teaching, Mahar(...)

Distance learning was built into DCU’s DNA from the very beginning, long before the internet arrived in Ireland

Dublin City University What they use: A range of digital tools and platforms as part of Loop, with Moodle at the core. Zoom for live teaching, M(...)

Sophie Carey, UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School. Photograph: Shane O’Neill

Deserted campuses, lectures from the living room and uncertainty around when normal college life will return are just some of the ways Covid-19 has af(...)

Distance learning was built into DCU’s DNA from the very beginning, long before the internet arrived in Ireland

  Dublin City University What they use A range of digital tools and platforms as part of Loop, with Moodle at the core. Zoom for live teaching(...)

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