Gaeilge

Seachtain na Gaeilge Céilí

March 23, 2018




Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí


Seachtain na Gaeilge 2018: Desmond College Céilí

Seachtain na Gaeilge

April 7, 2017

Bhí réimse leathan imeachtaí ar siúl le linn Seachtain na Gaeilge.
Bhain na daltaí taitneamh as na himeachtaí seo agus ag cleachtadh an Gaeilge labhartha.


March 2017: Desmond College school students participating in the imeachtaí that were happening for Seachtain na Gaeilge
Deirdre McMahon, Eve Shepherd and Ciaran McKenna participating in activities for Seachtain na Gaeilge.


Márta 2017: Desmond College School in Newcastle West had students enjoying themselves as they participated in Seachtain na Gaeilge activities
Amanda Harty, Deirdre McMahon and Jamie Fahy participating in activities for Seachtain na Gaeilge.


Seachtain na Gaeilge Márta 2017: Desmond College Students participating in the events at school

Deirdre McMahon, Eve Shepherd, Katelyn Ahern, Brianna Callinan, Michelle Leahy and Oceane Mambouana participating in activities for Seachtain na Gaeilge.

Lunchtime Trad Session to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day

April 5, 2017


Music Teacher Ms Jude Keane joins in the lunchtime Trad Session to celebrate St Patrick's Day.
Music Teacher Ms Jude Keane joins in the lunchtime Trad Session to celebrate St Patrick’s Day.

 


17th March 2017: Desmond College Students and Teach Ms Beehan during the Lunch Time Traditional Irish Music Session

Some of Desmond College’s musicians taking part in the lunchtime Trad Session to celebrate St Patrick’s Day.

 


17th March 2017: Desmond College Students and Teach Ms Beehan during the Lunch Time Traditional Irish Music Session

Some of Desmond College’s musicians along with Ms Beehan at the lunchtime Trad Session to celebrate St Patrick’s Day.

 

“Go Green”–Non Uniform Day to celebrate St Patrick’s Day

March 27, 2017

March 2017: 2nd Year Desmond College Winner of the "Go Green - Non-Uniform Day" to celebrate St. Patrick's Day
Billy Cunningham 2nd Year student winner of the “Go Green” Non-Uniform Day to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, Mr Kelly also made an effort!


March 2017: 1st Year Desmond College Winner of the "Go Green - Non-Uniform Day" to celebrate St. Patrick's Day
Brianna Callanan 1st Year winner of the “Go Green” Non-Uniform Day to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day.

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

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2016-2017

March 20, 2017

Bhí ocáid mhór speisialta againn le linn Seachtain na Gaeilge.

Deís is en Seachtain na Gaeilge a bhfuil againn dí a chleachtadh agus a úsáid. Bhí céilí mhór againn agus bhain gach duine taitneamh as, idir dhaltaí agus mhúinteoirí.

Bhí tallann speisialta ag na daltaí, ar nós rinceoirí, ceoltóirí agus amhránaithe.

Bhuaigh roinnt daltaí duaiseánna lóntacha mar thoradh ar a n-larrachtaí.

Chomh maith le sin, bhí reímise leathan iméchtaí ar siúl sna ranganna, mar shampla, tráth na gceist, comórtaisí postaeírí agus scríobhneoíreachta.

Bu mhaith linn an deis seo buíochas a ghabháil leis na daltaí a ghlac páirt san fhéile i nubliána.

Mar fhocal scoir, comhghairdeas leis na daltaí seo a bhuaigh scoláireachtaí do Choláiste Bhreánainn i mBaile an Bhuinéanaigh i mbliána.

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Gaeilge 24 Challenge

November 28, 2016

Desmond College students participated in the Gaeilge 24 challenge on Tuesday 15th Nov where they used a cúpla focal sa bhaile, ar scoil and with everyone they met.


Nov 2016: Desmond College students who participated in Gaeilge 24
Desmond College students who participated in Gaeilge 24.


Nov 2016: Desmond College Secondary School winners in the Gaeilge 24 Competition
Sean Walton, Liam Callanan and Ava McDonagh
winners in the Gaeilge 24 Competition.

Story Telling from Ré O Laighléis

November 24, 2016

Desmond College Gaeilge students who went to the library to listen to story telling from Ré O Laighléis

2016 Nov: Ré O Laighléis ag caint le daltaí ón nGaelcholáiste agus Coláiste Deasmhumhan

Ré O Laighléis ag caint le daltaí ón nGaelcholáiste agus Coláiste Deasmhumhan

Interactive Irish Language Workshop for Seachtain na Gaeilge

April 7, 2016

March 2016: 5th Year Students particpiated in an interactive Irish language workshop for searchtain na gaeilge
5th year students from Desmond College that participated in an Interactive Irish Language Workshop for Seachtain na Gaeilge facilitated by Conradh na Gaeilge.

Interactive Irish Language Workshop for 5th years in Desmond College (March 2016) March 2016 Seachtain na Gaeilge in desmond college march 2016: students enjoying the irish language workshop March 2016: Seachtain na Gaeilge Irish Language workshop for 5th years in Desmond College March 2016 Seachtain na Gaeilge in Desmond College March 2016: Fifth years enjoying the Irish language workshop during Seachtain na Gaeilge March 2016: Fifth years enjoying the Irish language workshop during Seachtain na Gaeilge March 2016: Fifth years enjoying the Irish language workshop during Seachtain na Gaeilge March 2016: Students from desmond college participating in seachtain na gaeilge irish language workshop

Ceili to celebrate Seachtain Na Gaeilge

March 10, 2016


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Third Year Students enjoy an Irish Breakfast Morning
to celebrate the Irish Language

March 25, 2015

Third Year Students enjoy an Irish Breakfast Morning to celebrate the Irish Language

Seachtain na Gaeilge 2015: Third Year Students enjoy an Irish Breakfast Morning to celebrate the Irish Language

Draíocht spread their Magic to celebrate St Patrick’s Day!

March 24, 2015

After seeing members of our Trad Group “Draíocht” perform on the “Late Late Toy Show” in December, Lakes Nursing Home in Killaloe put in a very special request for us to visit and perform for their residence. Eleven of the talented musicians from Desmond College Music Department from 1st year to 5th year, travelled to Killaloe on Wednesday 18th March and delivered an hour long performance. The staff and residence enjoyed music, songs and dance which lifted the spirits of all.

Desmond College Trad Group Draiocht Perform at Lakes Nursing Home in Killaloe

To celebrate St. Patricks Day and to spread the atmosphere through the sound of music, Desmond College’s Trad Group “Draíocht”, visited St. Ita’s Nursing Home on Monday 16th March 2015. The wards were filled with music, song and dance. A lovely morning was had by all.

Draiocht Performed at St Ita's Nursing Home for St. Patrick's Day 2015

They then travelled back to Desmond College to perform a lunchtime concert for the students and staff. This lunchtime concert included a debut performance from the 1st year Music Class which included their arrangement of Roddy McCorley/Sean South. Instruments included whistles, piano, cajon, bodhrán, accordion and guitars.

Bryan Mortel along with the Trad group provides some lunchtime entertainment for St. Patrick's Day in Desmond College
Bryan Mortel along with the Trad group provides some lunchtime entertainment for St. Patrick's Day.

Siobhan Hurley, Kelli Gayer,Sophie Leenders and Eve Mountgomery all First Year students getting ready to ‘Shoe the Donkey’ at the Irish Céilí.
Siobhan Hurley, Kelli Gayer,Sophie Leenders and Eve Mountgomery,
all First Year students getting ready to ‘Shoe the Donkey’ at the Irish Céilí.

After providing Luchtime entertainment for the whole school, the Trad group participated in the First Year Céilí organised by The Irish Department. A fantastic day of music and dance was enjoyed by all. A big thanks to the Music and Irish Department.

Emma Herbert and Claire Mortell enjoy their mentoring role at the Irish Céilí for First Years.
Emma Herbert and Claire Mortell enjoy their mentoring role at the Irish Céilí for First Years.

First Years Enjoy Ceili and Non Uniform Day

April 15, 2013

Students win Scholarships for Irish College

September 19, 2012

Lucky Students from Desmond College and Gaelcholaiste Ui Chonba
who won scholarships this summer to Irish College in Ballybunion, Co. Kerry.

Desmond College Celebrates Seachtain na Gaeilge
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August 8, 2011