Issue 17

DkITimes Volume 6 Issue 17

Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance Week

Fit 4 Life SHAG week kicked off on Valentines Day 14th February 2012. SHAG week is Sexual Health Awareness and Guidance week. It is aimed at students to inform them about safe sex. Fit 4 Life set up a stand promoting sexual health awareness.

Erasmus Intensive Programme in Music

Students and staff from Artesis University College, Antwerp and Stord Haugesund University College, Stord arrived for a two-week Erasmus Intensive Programme hosted by the Section of Music commencing on 13th February 2012.

DkIT welcome PayPal jobs boost for Dundalk as boost to graduates

Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT) has welcomed the announcement by PayPal that it is to create 1,000 jobs in Dundalk over the next four years.

Trip to IUT Le Havre

Bonjour! For the fourth year running, the recent annual second year trip to France was a great success. A group of nine students and two lecturers (Vicky Leahy & Mairéad McKiernan) departed for France on the 30th of January.

DkIT sponsors IGC National Conference and AGM.

The Institute of Guidance Counsellors recently held the official launch of their National Conference and AGM.

Pop Up Libraries

Over the next few weeks Libraries will be popping up all over campus! If you have any questions about DkIT Library services and resources but don't have time to get to the Library this is your chance to ask. No need to come to us this time – we're coming to you!

Leap Night Concert

Leap Night Benefit Concert in aid of Saint Nicholas' Church

Wednesday 29th February 2012 at 8pm

Caption Competition

All this talk of pancakes is making us very hungry in the DkITimes office.

Can you come up with a clever caption for this weeks caption competition?

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