Maynooth (Ireland)

Type: City
Name: Maynooth (Ireland)
Country: Ireland
Latitude: 53.380001
Longitude: -6.6
population: 11,318
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

The problem w ith the Junior Cert reform is that students m ay think teachers are biased

The way the Junior Cert is currently marked, using external examiners, has all the benefits of anonymity and objectivity. Maintaining objectivity in exams is so important for planning, and for preparing, students and parents for the Leaving Cert cycle. ... [Published Irish Independent - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Pricing help for flat-hunting students

Tuesday, August 19 17:05:53There is now authoritative information available on the actual level of rents for different types of accommodation close to all Universities, ITs and other colleges.The information is available on the Private Residential Tenancies ... [Published Ireland Business World - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Maynooth students win tech prize for accessibility app

A team of students from NUI Maynooth have been recognised at the global finals of the Microsoft Imagine Cup in Seattle for the accessibility app they designed.Matthew McCann, KC Grant and Jack Gallagher won third place in the World Citizenship category ... [Published Irish Times - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

KBC Ireland losses narrow to E34m in Q2

Thursday, August 07 10:42:38KBC Bank Ireland this morning posted an after-tax loss of E34m for the second quarter of the year compared to a loss of E38m in the same period in 2013.It continued its successful retail deposit acquisition with total retail ... [Published Ireland Business World - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

KBC opens up its fourth banking hub in Ireland

KBC has opened its fourth hub in Ireland. The bank opened the branch in Stillorgan in Dublin. The opening follows the launch of other retail banking hubs in Dublin, Cork, Limerick and Galway over the past 18 months. KBC has opened its fourth hub in Ireland. ... [Published Irish Independent - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

The Punt: Deal or no deal for Mincon?

Irish Stock Exchange newcomer Mincon will hold its first annual general meeting since becoming a publicly-listed company on August 22. Irish Stock Exchange newcomer Mincon will hold its first annual general meeting since becoming a publicly-listed company ... [Published Irish Independent - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

A note on barcodes: Israel has not "changed it's barcode to defeat BDS"

A note on barcodes: Israel has not “changed it’s barcode to defeat BDS” | Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign GET INVOLVED UPCOMING IPSC EVENTS[Palestine] The 14th Lajee International Summer Work Camp (Lajee Centre)Mon, 4 August 2014, 12:00AM ... [Published Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Peace partnership centre agreed between Maynooth and Kenya

The Edward M Kennedy Institute in Maynooth has agreed a partnership with the Shalom Centre for Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation (SCCRR) in Kenya to help foster conflict resolution in Africa.Based at NUI Maynooth, funded by the university and the ... [Published Irish Times - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

App eases search for accessible hotels

A frustrating trip to a hotel in London sparked the idea for an app developed by four students from NUI Maynooth, who are bringing their creation to a competition in the United States tomorrow.The Access Earth app, which allows people with disabilities ... [Published Irish Times - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

'We are not acting quickly enough on climate change' - EPA Director General

“We need a clear vision in Ireland for how we generate, howwe supply and how we use clean energy if we are to play ourpart in lowering emissions of carbon dioxide, mainly fromfossil fuels,” according to Laura Burke, Director Generalof the Environmental ... [Published Enviro Solutions - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Stunning Donegal weather presenter to boost TG4 ratings

24 Jul 2014 11:30:00A stunning 25-year-old Donegal weather presenter is set to turn heads – and boost ratings for TG4.Native Irish speaker Caitlín Nic Aoidh from Cloughaneely is part of the new-look TG4 weather team.TG4’s new weather updates will feature ... [Published Donegal Post - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

'Support and retain what is local but grow it with vision'

Harry Bohan's house in Shannon, Co Clare is the nearest dwelling to the airport. His living-room window looks out across the mudflats metres from where the planes take off and land in this, the most westerly airport in Europe. Harry Bohan's house in Shannon, ... [Published Irish Independent - Jul 23 2014]

Quotes

"I hadn't planned on becoming a teacher but I'm delighted now," he says. "I taught in a number of very diverse schools in Ireland and England, including an all-girls, upper middle-class English school, where there was a strong emphasis on academia, and an all-boys school in London, where there were high levels of disadvantage, and the objective was to maintain some level of discipline in the classroom."
...exciting time for young people planning to go to college for the first time, it is also a daunting and expensive time for them and their families. "Students leaving home and renting for the first time tend to be unsure how much they should be paying in rent. Our Rent Index provides them with important benchmark information and is an authoritative guide as to the actual rents being charged by landlords"
"With the continued strength and support of our shareholder KBC Group and our focus on responsive customer service and innovation, we are well positioned to acquire new customers, providing them with a compelling retail banking offering" he added
"KBC is now a genuine alternative for customers looking for competitive products, better choice and leading customer service in Ireland" he added

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The problem w ith the Junior Cert reform is tha... [Published Irish Independent - Aug 20 2014]
Pricing help for flat-hunting students [Published Ireland Business World - Aug 19 2014]
Maynooth students win tech prize for accessibil... [Published Irish Times - Aug 15 2014]
Philip Lee and NUI Maynooth collaborate on Irel... [Published Business & Leadership - Aug 12 2014]
European Amateur Championship: Van days behind ... [Published Tayside and Fife Courier - Aug 07 2014]
KBC Ireland losses narrow to E34m in Q2 [Published Ireland Business World - Aug 07 2014]
KBC opens up its fourth banking hub in Ireland [Published Irish Independent - Aug 07 2014]
John Creedon's new series says climate change i... [Published Irish Examiner - Aug 06 2014]
The Punt: Deal or no deal for Mincon? [Published Irish Independent - Aug 06 2014]
A note on barcodes: Israel has not "changed it'... [Published Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign - Aug 04 2014]
Peace partnership centre agreed between Maynoot... [Published Irish Times - Jul 31 2014]
'I believe in the Church' [Published Irish Catholic - Jul 31 2014]
App eases search for accessible hotels [Published Irish Times - Jul 31 2014]
'We are not acting quickly enough on climate ch... [Published Enviro Solutions - Jul 28 2014]
Stunning Donegal weather presenter to boost TG4... [Published Donegal Post - Jul 24 2014]
DART: One of Ireland’s greatest public transpor... [Published Irish Mirror - Jul 23 2014]
'Support and retain what is local but grow it w... [Published Irish Independent - Jul 23 2014]
University rankings place eight Irish instituti... [Published Breaking News.ie - Jul 16 2014]
Waterford developer freed from debts in New York [Published Irish Times - Jul 15 2014]
KBC Bank planning five new retail branches this... [Published Business & Leadership - Jul 14 2014]
KBC Bank expands Irish retail network [Published Ireland Business World - Jul 14 2014]
15 year-old entrepreneur aims to teach tech to ... [Published Silicon Republic - Jun 26 2014]
Women Invent: 100 top women in science, technol... [Published Silicon Republic - Jun 17 2014]
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