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St. Audeon’s Wiz Kids

St. Audeon’s Wiz Kids

St Audeon’s National School is tucked away in one of Dublin’s oldest communities, the Liberties. In the midst of Dublin’s bustling city, this school is getting to grips with new…

DIT’s Garda vetting flip flop

DIT’s Garda vetting flip flop

DIT’s Access Foundation Programme (AFP) was mentioned in the Dáil and Seanad and over its controversial – and rapidly reversed – decision to introduce Garda vetting of future access students. After…

Spring fit into summer for free

Spring fit into summer for free

With winter almost behind us, the sweet smell of summer is in the air. Thrust upon us as unexpectedly as a premature baby, and just as welcome to. It’s time…

DIT’s introduction and reversal of Garda vetting for AFP students

DIT’s introduction and reversal of Garda vetting for AFP students

DIT’s Access Foundation Programme (AFP) was mentioned in the Dáil and Seanad and over its controversial – and rapidly reversed – decision to introduce Garda vetting of future access students. After…

DIT revoke Garda Vetting policy for prospective access students

DIT revoke Garda Vetting policy for prospective access students

After days of condemnation from politicians and students, DIT have receded their policy to Garda Vet all prospective Access Programme students, writes Nikki Murphy and Dan Grennan. In response to…

Spike in reported HIV cases in Dublin

Spike in reported HIV cases in Dublin

There has been another spike in HIV cases in Ireland, with 512 new diagnoses in 2016.   With diagnoses up 6% across the State in the last year, the majority…