A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Twenty-one students at Athlone Institute of Technology, who had been told last month that their degree programme in audiology had been cancelled, will be able to complete the course.
Thu, 22 Aug, 2013
The decision to cancel the country’s first undergraduate course in audiology has been described as a “fiasco”, the High Court has heard.
Wed, 21 Aug, 2013
The High Court has heard how Athlone IT was told not to proceed with a new course in audiology that has been scrapped after just one year.
Tue, 20 Aug, 2013
Two third-level students have brought a High Court challenge against the decision to cancel the country’s first undergraduate audiology course.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2013
The British Academy of Audiology has said it ended its interaction with Athlone Institute of Technology last year on the college’s audiology degree that was ended after a year last week.
Sat, 10 Aug, 2013
Athlone Institute of Technology was told a year ago not to go ahead with the country’s first audiology degree, which was cancelled this week, leaving 21 students with an uncertain future.
Fri, 02 Aug, 2013
More than 20 students training to be audiologists are in academic limbo after Athlone Institute of Technology cancelled the course a year into their studies.
Thu, 01 Aug, 2013
Dublin Institute of Technology 3-08 University College Cork 0-07
Mon, 25 Feb, 2013
DIT and UCC booked their places in tomorrow's Sigerson Cup Final at 3pm in Athlone IT following semi-final wins over DCU and AIT respectively this afternoon.
Fri, 22 Feb, 2013
With grown men banging the blue-boarded track and a raucous crowd standing on their feet as John Travers broke eight minutes for the 3,000m, it truly was Super Sunday at the Woodie’s DIY National Indoor Championships in Athlone in a day to remember for Irish athletics aficionados.
Mon, 18 Feb, 2013
Fionnuala Britton had a fine third place finish over 3,000m in Karlsruhe on Saturday evening, running a personal best of 8:55.22 behind Meseret Defar’s 8:35.28 as a host of Irish athletes competed around the globe.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2013
Athlone IT’s indoor track can make Irish athletics stand out from the crowd, writes Feidhlim Kelly
Thu, 24 Jan, 2013
FORMER GAA President Joe McDonagh will chair a committee of former Fitzgibbon Cup players and managers that will select a ‘Team Of The Century’ from a shortlist of 75 third-level hurling stars, as part of the competition’s centenary celebrations this year.
Wed, 11 Jan, 2012
The draws for the 2012 Higher Education GAA Championships, including the prestigious Sigerson and Fitzgibbon Cups, were made this afternoon in Croke Park.
Wed, 14 Dec, 2011
ALARM was raised last night as it emerged third-level institutions have dumped a €790m pension deficit on taxpayers.
Fri, 04 Jun, 2010
A DOUBLE-JOBBING college lecturer has been blocked from claiming two pensions after concern was raised over lax governance standards in the third-level system.
Sat, 13 Feb, 2010
Leinster champions Dublin were forced to dig deep against a determined Wexford side, before taking a 2-10 to 0-8 O'Byrne Cup first round win at Parnell Park.
Sun, 17 Jan, 2010
A LECTURER who secretly double-jobbed by working in two colleges at the same time is likely to receive two pensions, it has emerged.
Fri, 20 Nov, 2009
GAA president Christy Cooney has committed Croke Park for the staging of the 2011 Ulster Bank GAA Sigerson Cup final.
Sat, 19 Sep, 2009
THE taxpayers’ watchdog has described a belief among some third-level lecturers, that their obligations cease after providing 16 class contact hours a week, as disturbing.
Thu, 30 Jul, 2009
Gardaí were today investigating possible links between a serious assault on a 19-year-old woman in Athlone and three similar attacks.
Tue, 16 Sep, 2008
The disgraced lecturer, Dr Niall McElwee, who resigned from his post after being charged with sexual offences against three teenage girls, worked part-time in a home for abused and disadvantaged children in Galway.
Tue, 17 Jul, 2007
The HSE has said it will conduct an investigation without delay into the extent of knowledge of allegations regarding a former department head at Athlone IT.
Sat, 14 Jul, 2007
It has emerged that the Gardaí told the Midland Health Board about allegations of sexual assault involving a department head at Athlone Institute of Technology as far back as June 2004.
Fri, 13 Jul, 2007
THIRD-LEVEL students currently completing the final year of an honours business-related degree should consider progression to a postgraduate qualification, according to the Head of the Business School at Athlone Institute of Technology.
Tue, 22 May, 2007
Dozens of Irish firms are today expected to sign major business deals in the United Arab Emirates, which now has direct air links with Dublin.
Wed, 17 Jan, 2007
The power of the London market's watchdog to tackle cases of market abuse was seen to have been sharpened today by the landmark conviction of a company boss.
Fri, 19 Aug, 2005