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Call for build of new Scoil Chaitríona school campus to be fast tracked

The construction of a new school building for Scoil Chaitríona in Renmore needs to be fast-tracked as a matter of urgency a city councillor...

GMIT President welcomes Australian Embassy’s Head of Mission

The President of GMIT, Dr Orla Flynn, this week welcomed the Australian Head of Mission to Ireland, Mr Robert Owen-Jones, to GMIT while he...

NUIG Students’ Union calls for repeat exam fees to be scrapped

NUI Galway's Students' Union has condemned the university's decision to charge a fee for students who are sitting an online repeat exam this year. Students...

Teaching Council strongly praises dedication of school communities

The Teaching Council has strongly commended the dedication of school communities to connect with each other and to facilitate remote learning in a wide...

Galway students urged to apply for SUSI grants before next week

Students in Galway who have not yet applied for SUSI grants are being urged to do so before the 'Priority' closing date on 9...

GMIT partners with Canadian college to promote international tourism

The GMIT Galway International Hotel School has partnered with St. Laurence College Canada on a new initiative to promote international tourism and hospitality. The two...

Over 1,500 free and subsidised higher education places available in Galway

There are 1,550 free and subsidised higher education places available in Galway for the next academic year, as part of two government initiatives. The courses...

NUIG adds new scholarships for refugees and Travellers

To mark World Refugee Day today, NUI Galway has announced it will expand its University of Sanctuary Scholarship Programme in the coming year from...

GMIT awarded €4.7m for 25 upskilling courses

GMIT has been awarded €4.7 million in funding for almost 1,000 upskilling and graduate conversion course places. The Institute of Technology will receive €2.68m under...

GMIT outlines plans for coming academic year

The President of GMIT Dr Orlan Flynn is encouraging people to continue their higher education, as the Institute of Technology is finalising plans to...

Marine Institute announces new Eoin Sweeney Scholarship Award

Galway's Marine Institute, together with the PLOCAN (Oceanic Platform of the Canary Islands) in Spain has announced a new PhD scholarship for ocean technology...

Expanded Summer Provision for children with complex needs confirmed

The government has confirmed that the July Provision has been expanded for children and young people with complex needs - who will be able...
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Coronavirus: No deaths and 50 new cases today

There have been no deaths related to the coronavirus reported today, but the Department of Health has notified of 50 new COVID-19 cases. There have...

Rural pubs “facing ruin” due to delay in reopening

Many rural pubs are facing the prospect of permanent closure due to government's decision not to allow them to reopen Galway TD Michael Fitzmaurice...

Summer is here! Galway to enjoy days of sunny weather

Galway looks set to get its share of sunshine and warmer temperatures over this weekend and into next week, after some miserable weather recently. The...

Research shows 70% of people will get COVID-19 vaccine when available

New research has found that nearly 7 in 10 people will avail of a vaccine for COVID-19 if and when it becomes available. The research,...
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