Issue 18

Volume 6 Issue 18

DkIT Enterprise Week 2012

For the second year running DkIT Student Enterprise ran an Enterprise Week. The aim of the week was to help students find out more about enterprise, the resources DkIT Student Enterprise provides students and to encourage participation.

Fit 4 Life Health Awareness Week

Pink & Blue Day, Bake Sale and Shave or Dye, are some of the events that ran during our Health Awareness Week

Smarter Travel: Your chance to win a bike worth €150!

In January, 2011 Dundalk Institute of Technology signed up as a Partner of Smarter Travel Workplaces.

DkIT Marks Fairtrade Fortnight

In 2011 DkIT was recognized as a Fairtade College. This means that catering outlets provide Fairtrade tea, coffee and at least two Fairtrade products. In order to gain this recognition Aramark Catering (Canteens), the Student Common Room and the Hospitality Dept all supported Fairtrade.

DkIT Choir and Chamber Orchestra perform The Rose

The Church of St Joseph provided the stunning backdrop, by kind permission of the Redemptorist Community, for the Institute's annual Christmas Concert presented by Ceol Oirghialla and celebrating the Institute's 40th anniversary.

Quality Second Hand Goods Needed

Third year Cultural Studies students are holding an event called 'Second Impressions' in the Hospitality training restaurant on the 8th of March in aid of Crumlins Childrens Hospital and the local St. Vincent de Paul charity shops in Dundalk.

Teaching positions on the GBS programme in Thailand.

GBS beginning next phase

DkIT supported project, Global Border Studies (GBS), established in Nu Po Refugee Camp in 2010, will begin its post pilot phase in June with fifteen new students from Burma.

GBS seeks two teachers

Introducing DkIT's New Communications Office

Dundalk Institute of Technology has recently established a full time Communications Office and Margaret Clarke has been appointed the role of Communications Manager. Margaret has previously worked as assistant editor of the weekly college newsletter the DkITimes.

Caption Competition

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