Issue 16

DkITimes Volume 6 Issue 15

Fit for Life - Promoting Better Health at DKIT

Dundalk IT Launch their 2012 Fit 4 Life Programme

Visit of HE Ambassador Loyola Hearn, Ambassador of Canada to Ireland

The close historical and cultural ties that bind the Oriel region with Canada were marked recently by the visit to Dundalk Institute of Technology of the Canadian Ambassador to Ireland, HE Ambassador Loyola Hearn.

Peadar Rís (Peter Rice)– Innealtóir Cáiliúil ó Dhún Dealgan

Rugadh Peadar Rís i nDún Dealgan i 1935. Chaith sé formhór a chuid óige idir bhaile Dhún Dealgan agus sráidbhailtí Cé Giles agus Inis Caoin. Fuair sé bunoideachas ó na Bráithre Críostaí ina bhaile dúchais agus chuaigh sé ar mheánscoil go Coláiste Dhroichead Nua.

DkIT welcomes St Paul's

St Paul's High School visit Dundalk Institute of Technology

Gavin Duffy to launch 'DkIT Enterprise Week 2012'

For the second year running DkIT Student Enterprise will be running an 'Enterprise Week' starting next Monday, February 20th. The aim of 'DkIT Enterprise Week 2012' will be to help students find out more about enterprise, encourage participation and have fun.

DkIT guest director Iseult Golden wins IFTA award.

Congratulations to Iseult Golden, who won an IFTA award on Saturday night for her RTE television children's drama, 'The Importance of Whatever'.

Initiation of Reform in Higher Education

Dear All,

The Higher Education Authority (HEA) today published a series of papers that set out a roadmap for implementing significant reform in Irish higher education.

DKIT forge links in Finland

A MEMORANDUM of Agreement was signed by Dundalk Institute of Technology (DKIT) and Satakunta University of Applied Sciences (SAMK) at a ceremony in Pori, Finland which was attended by leaders from both higher education institutions.

Valentine's Day Caption Competition

Happy Valentine's Day.

Can you caption this romantic scene?

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