All excitement in Desmond College and Gaelcholaiste with students receiving their excellent results last Friday, 4th October 2019.
Well done to Ireland’s UN youth delegate Jack O’Connor (@TheJackOConnor), past pupil of Desmond College, who addressed the United Nations General Assembly on October 2nd 2019 in NYC.
Oisin O’Sullivan (5th year) won 1st place in Intermediate Category and the Special Award for Sensors in Technology at the Big Bang – Sentinus – Science Fair held on the 24th June in the University of Ulster.
He received his prize on Monday.
In July 2019, Ciara Brouder and Melissa Flaherty, two transition year students of Desmond College, entered NFTE Global Business Plan competition.
Following intense competition and having to pitch their business idea “Safety Harness Attachment” the two students were elated when it was announced that they had been selected to represent Ireland at the Global Trade Fair in New York in October 2019.
TYs enjoying their team building experience in Kenmare, on September 11th, incorporating their Bronze Gaisce task.
Desmond College students help launch Limerick Enterprise Board Student Enterprise Awards Competition 2020. Melissa Flaherty, Ciara Brouder (2019 Limerick Senior Winners) along with Aine Murphy, Lauren Ambrose and Lucy Flaherty (2019 Limerick Intermediate Winners) were invited to assist launch the 2020 Student Enterprise Awards along with Mayor Michael Sheehan and Mary Kileen (Limerick Enterprise Board) in City Hall. Students even got to try on the Mayor chain of office.
Reading challenge. Certs to be presented by Sinead Broderick
Sic fest: certs presented by Aisling Ryan to:
Rhys O Connor.
Limerick Garda youth award:
presented by Ms Broderick to Eamon Conlon
Presented by Ms Keane to Josh Dore and Tara Danaher.
Paired Maths certs:
presented by Ms Hannon to Rang Kevin.
The following to be presented between Ms Gavin and Ms Cregan
Daire O Connor
Michael O Brien
Saoirse O Mahony
Cooperation and Diligence
Dylan O Connor
Dedication and commitment
Rhys O Connor
Roisin O Connor
Class tutor awards
Karen: Ms Hannon to Georgina Horan
Kenneth: Ms Keane to Iona Collins sport
Katie: Ms Broderick to Ciara O Connor
Kevin: Ms Ryan to Tomas white
1G: Ms O Connor to Cathal Nolan
Year Head award:
Ms Supple to Edel McMahon