Issue 5

Volume 5 Issue 5 of the DkItimes

Open Day 2011- Sun shone as crowds visited the campus.

Last Friday the sun shone on DkIT as cars and buses carrying prospective students arrived on campus to get a taste of student life here. Schools arrived with Guidance Consellors and families arrived from as far away as Waterford and Galway to experience first hand what DkIT has to offer.

Dundalk’s Men’s Sheds Produce Gifts for Visitors from Satakunta University of Applied Sciences

Picture: Dr. Edel Healy, Mr. Myles Hackett, Mr. Denis Cummins, Ms. Noreen Carney, Dr Eeva-Liisa Moisio, Dr Anne Kärki, Ms. Viveka Höijer-Brear , Mr. Jari Heiniluoma.

Staff from the Faculty of Social Services & Health Care, Satakunta University of Applied Sciences recently visited the Institute to meet with staff from the School of Health and Science, Department of Humanities and Research and Erasmus Office’s.

Oral History Training Information Evening

Pictured above: Professor Seán McConville (Project Director) with First and Deptuty First Ministers Mr Peter Robinson and Mr Martin McGuinness at the website launch of the Peace Process project in Stormont. Photograph Kelvin Boyd/PressEye.

DKIT student documentary to be screened at Darklight Film Festival

The Final Furlong, a documentary created by recent graduates John Hoey, Niamh Woods, Darren O’Connor, Lucy Martin and Francis Gorman has been selected to be screened at the Darklight Film Festival at the end of the month.

DkIT Sports Scholarship Bursary seeks applicants.

Do you represent your County, Province or Country in a particular sport, or are you an active administrator for a Dundalk IT Sports Club?
If so, this is your opportunity to apply for Dundalk IT’s Sports Scholarship Bursary. The Sports Scholarship Scheme allows exceptionally talented individuals the opportunity to compete at the highest level while also pursuing a course at Dundalk Institute of Technology.


Concert with Luca Ferrini (piano) and Joze Kotar (clarinet) in the Father McNally Recital Room in the Carrolls Building at 2pm on Tuesday 18th October 2011

All Welcome

First year Agriculture 5-a-side soccer tournament

First year Agriculture 5-a-side soccer tournament which was arranged by Siobhan Jordan.

Thanks to Dr Ronan Bree in Applied Sciences for sending in the photos.

Fundraising for Study Trip to IUT Le Havre

The second year French class wish to thank all who supported our fundraising raffle and cake sale on Wednesday 5th October. Congrats to Jason Devine who won the Student Ball tickets and homemade cake.

Irish Traditional Music Concert


FreeTrade Ireland bring reuse to Dundalk

Are you looking to declutter your home or business?

Or are you on hunt for new items to furnish your home or business but just don’t have the cash right now?

A day in the life of a left hander.


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