Letterkenny man makes history as north west’s first MA graduate

A Letterkenny man has become the first member of the Traveller community in the north west to graduate with an MA degree. David Friel spent two years studying for his masters degree in Social Care and Social Justice, having already completed a BA in Health and Social Care at Letterkenny Institute of Technology. He has […]

Optum Ireland announces five new Healthcare Scholars

Optum Ireland, part of the UnitedHealth Group, is delighted to announce the annual Optum Healthcare Scholars — and a commitment to funding dedicated scholarships for the new graduate entry School of Medicine at Ulster University. This year’s Optum Healthcare Scholars will benefit from annual financial assistance, as well as other support they may require, to […]

Three Donegal designers in national awards

    Three young Donegal designers made their way to Galway today for the finals of the Irish Fashion Innovation Awards.  Niamh Porter, Raphoe, Amy Devlin, Convoy and Helen Murray, Dunfanaghy qualified as finalists in this year’s Student Designer of the Year 2018 category, which is sponsored by the Local Enterprise Office in Galway. The […]

LYIT first IT in Ireland to launch new society

Students at Letterkenny Institute of Technology have made a historic launch in recent weeks with a new society – the Free Legal Advice Centre. With around 30 classmates from the LLB and Law with Criminal Justice classes, the newly established group will also under the supervision of fully qualified legal practitioners. LYIT are the newest […]