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“My only regret is that I didn’t do it years ago” says Dave Moloney about the Teagasc part-time Level 6 specific purpose certificate in farming course he completed at Teagasc Macroom.
28 September 2022 Features
51 pilgrimages to Lourdes
Dubliner turned west Cork resident, Jacqueline Maguire, begins her 51st pilgrimage to Lourdes this week. Her friend Philip Joyce recounts her story.
28 September 2022 News
Demand soars for Green Cert courses
The number of women completing the Green Cert has seen an increase of 4%.
Careers profile: the future of agriculture and food science with Frank Monahan
Janine Kennedy speaks with Professor Frank Monahan, Dean of Agriculture and Head of the School of Agriculture and Food Science at UCD, to discuss his research and decades-long career in food science.
14 September 2022 Careers
My daughter does not want to live with her grandaunt
My daughter does not want to live with her grandaunt for her first year in college.
14 September 2022 Ask Miriam
Drop in agricultural science points for 2022
With a drop in the number of points required to study agricultural science at third level, Janine Kennedy has a rundown of what to look out for, plus the full points table.
8 September 2022 Education
Everything you need to know about your CAO offer
The eighth of September marks a big day for thousands of eager Leaving Cert students as the Central Applications Office (CAO) releases its first round of college offers, writes Gary McLaughlin.
7 September 2022 Education
Alternatives to the traditional college route
There are many paths to the main road of success, and college or university is just one of those, writes Gary McLaughlin.
7 September 2022 Education
Worried about financing your post-secondary education? You’re not alone
There are many options available to help finance your post-secondary education, but it will take a bit of research to find the right solution for you.
7 September 2022 Education
Health: starting college on the right foot
Starting college this September? We have some tips to help keep you well.
7 September 2022 Health
Finding the right support for first-time college goers
Going to college for the first time? Guidance counsellor Eoin Houlihan has all of the info you might need if and when you require some extra support
7 September 2022 Careers
Looking for student accommodation in 2022? Don't be scared - be prepared
The ongoing housing and rental crises have had a ripple effect on the price and availability of student accommodation in all parts of Ireland. Janine Kennedy writes
7 September 2022 Education