Principal’s Welcome

September 2, 2016

Desmond College Principal : Ms Vourneen Gavin Barry

“I’m delighted to welcome you all to our website.

I hope you enjoy browsing through this site and

getting to know us better.”

Ms. Vourneen Gavin Barry
Principal

Pramerica Spirit of Community Awards

March 23, 2017


March 2017: Desmond College Student awarded by Pramerica to acknowledge her outstanding volunteer work
Emily Duffy pictured with Ms Vourneen Gavin-Barry and Ms Liz Cregan receiving her award from Alan Quinlan of Pramerica. This award acknowledges the outstanding volunteer work that Emily has carried out. Emily has been named one of the top 20 finalists in Ireland. The winner will be revealed at a Gala Dinner later this month.

Farm Walk

March 23, 2017

The 5th Year Agricultural Science students went on their annual Farm Walk to Pallaskenry Agricultural College on Tuesday last.

March 2017: Desmond College students analyse the Milking Parlour system used in Pallaskenry Agricultural College
Desmond College students analyse the Milking Parlour system used in Pallaskenry Agricultural College.


March 2017: Muireann Tobin, Caoimhe Danaher and Leah Barry take note on the Breeds of Animals used in Pallaskenry Agricultural College
Muireann Tobin, Caoimhe Danaher and Leah Barry take note on the Breeds of Animals used in Pallaskenry Agricultural College.

Long Jump Success

March 22, 2017

Congratulations to 2nd Year student Nathan Wright on winning a silver in the Long Jump with a Personal Best of 5.52 meters at the North Munster Indoor Championships. Nathan also made the final of the 60m and achieved a 6th place finish. Well done Nathan.


March 2017: Desmond College 2nd year student, Nathan Wright, won silver in the North Munster Indoor Championship Long Jump, setting a personal best of 5.52 meters

Music Trip

March 22, 2017

Desmond College students on a music trip to Cork to see Cork Pops Orchestra 2017 series, conducted by Evelyn Grant.

March 2017: Some of the Music students in Desmond College Cork Pops Orchestra 2017 series, conducted by Evelyn Grant.
Some of the Music students in Desmond College Cork Pops Orchestra 2017 series, conducted by Evelyn Grant.


March 2017: Ms McCarthy with a number of music students in Desmond College Cork Pops Orchestra 2017 series, conducted by Evelyn Grant.
Ms McCarthy with a number of music students in Desmond College Cork Pops Orchestra 2017 series, conducted by Evelyn Grant.

University of Limerick Acknowledges Alice Duffy’s Outstanding Results

March 21, 2017

March 2017: Alice Duffy TY student in Desmond College is pictured with her Mam and Dad receiving a Certificate from Philip O Regan, Dean of the Kemmy Business School at the University of Limerick
Alice Duffy TY student in Desmond College is pictured with her Mam and Dad after she received a Certificate from Philip O’Regan, Dean of the Kemmy Business School at the University of Limerick, for her outstanding results in Business in her Junior Certificate.

Seachtain na Gaeilge

March 21, 2017

Some 5th Year students enjoying an afternoon of Tae agus Plé, where they got a chance to use a cúpla focal while playing games and doing various activities as part of Seachtain na Gaeilge.

March 2017: Desmond College 5th year students ag caint gaeilge during Desmond College's annual seachtain na gaeilge