Issue 13

Dkitimes Volume 6 Issue 13


BMW region Institutes of Technology in discussions re Technological University

The five Institutes of Technology in the Border, Midlands and West (BMW) region are at an advanced stage in discussions regarding the establishment of a technological university.

DkIT Awards honorary fellowships

For the first time in our 40 Years history Dundalk Institute of Technology has awarded Distinguished Fellowships to four people who have contributed significantly to our community here in County Louth and on the international stage.

No shortage of budding entrepreneurs in DkIT

On 14th December at 3 p.m. students from various courses in the college came to the Whitaker Theatre to present business ideas they have being working on all semester to a panel of judges.

81% satisfaction rating among students

Published on Tuesday 17 January 2012 in the Dundalk Democrat

THERE is an 81% satisfaction rating among students at Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT), according to a student survey conducted by

Avoca Room in the Library

In December the Library formally named one of its' Group Study Rooms as the Avoca Room. The title Avoca was suggested as this room is dedicated to the memory of Frances McKenna who worked in the Library of Dundalk Institute of Technology for over 20 years.

RAG Week 2012 - The Students Union wants to hear your suggestions!

RAG Week, which stands for "Raise And Give"is organised annually by the Students' Union with the proceeds of all events going to the RAG Charities.

The date for this year's Raise & Give (RAG) Week is...Monday, March 5th to Thursday, March 8th 2012.

DkIT Cross Border Tournament 2011

The 7th December 2011 saw Dundalk Institute of Technology Archery Club host its first ever Cross Border Archery Tournament. Archery is a sport which has grown in interest within Dundalk Institute of Technology and in Ireland in recent years.

Louth conservation volunteering day - get involved!

You are cordially invited to take part in the second Louth conservation volunteering day on Saturday 4th February 2012.

Do you want to be part of a life changing experience and learn to see the world differently?


APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN for the Development Perspectives 2012 Flagship Programme.

If you want to be part of a life changing experience in 'Seeing the World Differently' this year, then sign up and let your friends know too.

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