Latest News https://www.dkit.ie/news The latest news from DkIT en 67% INCREASE IN THE NUMBER OF MEN TREATED FOR EATING DISORDERS IN LAST FIVE YEARS https://www.dkit.ie/communications/67-increase-number-men-treated-eating-disorders-last-five-years <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"> <div class="field-items"> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/DkIT%20Vice%20President%2C%20Paddy%20O%27Rourke%20is%20pictured%20here%20with%20fellow%20students%20to%20support%20Bodywhys%20and%20help%20combat%20the%20stigma%20associated%20with%20male%20eating%20disorders..jpg"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/DkIT%20Vice%20President%2C%20Paddy%20O%27Rourke%20is%20pictured%20here%20with%20fellow%20students%20to%20support%20Bodywhys%20and%20help%20combat%20the%20stigma%20associated%20with%20male%20eating%20disorders..jpg" width="472" height="392" alt="" title="DkIT Vice President, Paddy O&#039;Rourke is pictured here with fellow students to support Bodywhys and help combat the stigma associated with male eating disorders" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> Up to 200,000 people in Ireland are affected by eating disorders </div></div></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 15:09:40 +0000 clarkema 10420 at https://www.dkit.ie Tech Talks as part of GAME ON https://www.dkit.ie/communications/tech-talks-part-game <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"> <div class="field-items"> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/ebbc451c864545f187fac719c2911688.jpg"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/ebbc451c864545f187fac719c2911688.jpg" width="200" height="200" alt="" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> presented by CoderDojo, Drogheda in partnership with Honeycomb – Creative Works </div></div></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 13:18:40 +0000 clarkema 10416 at https://www.dkit.ie Dundalk Institute of Technology leads the roll-call of groups awarded arts funding to help build peace. https://www.dkit.ie/communications/dundalk-institute-technology-leads-roll-call-groups-awarded-arts-funding-help-build-peace <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"> <div class="field-items"> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Brianandstudents.jpg"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Brianandstudents.jpg" width="472" height="315" alt="" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> Students from over 40 countries studying at DKIT will have the opportunity to join forces with residents of the neighbouring housing estate of Muirhevnamor to shape a new piece of public art that will connect the campus and surrounding community of Dundalk. </div></div></div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:45:12 +0000 clarkema 10415 at https://www.dkit.ie DkIT Music Group Embark on American Tour https://www.dkit.ie/music/dkit-music-group-embark-american-tour <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"> <div class="field-items"> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Group%20Garden.jpg"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Group%20Garden.jpg" width="472" height="318" alt="" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> Members of the DkIT Ceol Oirghialla Traditional Music Ensemble, led by Dr Adèle Commins and Dr Daithí Kearney, will depart for New York and Kansas on Saturday 26 April 2014. Building on the links between DkIT and both Molloy College and Baker University, the busy tour schedule will include performances, lectures and community outreach projects in a variety of schools. </div></div></div> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:23:14 +0000 comminsad 10414 at https://www.dkit.ie Lent Talks https://www.dkit.ie/chaplaincy/lent-talks-0 <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"> <div class="field-items"> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_9410.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_9410.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="Sr. Pam Thimmes" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_9431.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_9431.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="Some of those attending the talk" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_9443.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_9443.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="Refreshments are served!" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2269.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2269.JPG" width="472" height="421" alt="" title="Dr. Tony Hanna " /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2291.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2291.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="Talks are prayers too" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2289.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2289.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="Some of those attending the talk" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2298.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2298.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="Fellowship (sharing food &amp; chat)" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3881.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3881.JPG" width="315" height="472" alt="" title="Sr. Jacinta Pollard" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3905.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3905.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="some of those attending the talk" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3944.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3944.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="Sharing food and fellowship" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3890.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3890.JPG" width="472" height="318" alt="" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3917.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3917.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="The sisters &amp; students" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_9444.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_9444.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" title="Being together " /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2261.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2261.JPG" width="472" height="315" alt="" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2266.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2266.JPG" width="472" height="352" alt="" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3921.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_3921.JPG" width="467" height="472" alt="" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> The 2014 Lent Talks were very successful, and set the bar high for subsequent years </div></div></div> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:37:52 +0000 rushep 10402 at https://www.dkit.ie National Seminar Series funding success for the Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Studies https://www.dkit.ie/nursing-midwifery-health-studies/national-seminar-series-funding-success-nursing-midwifery-health-studies <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> Ann Everitt-Reynolds, Moira Maguire and Brid Delahunt had their application titled "Writers in Transition: Supporting student writing" accepted to be include in the National Seminar Series 2014 under the theme "Transition to Academic Writing”. </div></div></div> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 09:21:31 +0000 atkinsonj 10401 at https://www.dkit.ie Science Magazine & American Association for the Advancement of Science https://www.dkit.ie/smrc/science-magazine-american-association-advancement-science <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"> <div class="field-items"> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Unknown.jpeg"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Unknown.jpeg" width="179" height="119" alt="" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> The AAAS and Science magazine have invited staff from the Smooth Muscle Research Centre to showcase their research during a webinar entitled "Visualizing Cell Signaling: Current Trends and New Technologies" </div></div></div> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 20:00:52 +0000 hollywoodm 10384 at https://www.dkit.ie Students from Louth, Meath and Cavan experience life at third level for a day https://www.dkit.ie/schoolliaison/students-louth-meath-cavan-experience-life-third-level-day <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"> <div class="field-items"> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Students%20from%20St%20Aidan%27s%20Cootehill.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Students%20from%20St%20Aidan%27s%20Cootehill.JPG" width="472" height="348" alt="" title="Students from St Aidan&#039;s Cootehill" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Students%20from%20Cootehill%20Co%20Cavan%20learn%20about%20Video%20and%20Film%20Course%20in%20DkIT.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Students%20from%20Cootehill%20Co%20Cavan%20learn%20about%20Video%20and%20Film%20Course%20in%20DkIT.JPG" width="472" height="436" alt="" title="Students from Cootehill Co Cavan learn about new B.A. (Hons.) in Film &amp; Television Production Course in DkITVideo and Film Course in DkIT" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/St%20Aidan%27s%20Cootehill%2C%20Co%20Cavan.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/St%20Aidan%27s%20Cootehill%2C%20Co%20Cavan.JPG" width="472" height="294" alt="" title="St Aidan&#039;s Cootehill, Co Cavan" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Sacred%20Heart%20College%2C%20Drogheda%20visited%20DkIT%20for%20Taster%20Day.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Sacred%20Heart%20College%2C%20Drogheda%20visited%20DkIT%20for%20Taster%20Day.JPG" width="472" height="249" alt="" title="Sacred Heart College, Drogheda visited DkIT for Taster Day" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_1265.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_1265.JPG" width="472" height="281" alt="" title="Sacred Heart College, Drogheda" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_1245.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_1245.JPG" width="472" height="314" alt="" title="Sacred Heart College, Drogheda" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Gormanstown%20%289%29.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Gormanstown%20%289%29.JPG" width="472" height="255" alt="" title="Students from Gormanston meet DkIT Student Union Vice President and Meath intercounty GAA footballer Paddy O’Rourke" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Gormanstown%20%286%29.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Gormanstown%20%286%29.JPG" width="472" height="188" alt="" title="Students from Gormanston meet DkIT Student Union Vice President and Meath intercounty GAA footballer Paddy O’Rourke" /> </figure> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Gormanstown%20%281%29.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/Gormanstown%20%281%29.JPG" width="472" height="219" alt="" title="Students from Gormanston visit DkIT for Taster Day" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> Over the past fortnight, Students from Sacred Heart School, Drogheda, Co Louth, Franciscan College, Gormanston, Co Meath and St Aidan’s, Cootehill, Co Cavan spent the day on the Dundalk Institute of Technology Campus. </div></div></div> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:01:42 +0000 cahilld 10375 at https://www.dkit.ie DkIT student midwife taking part in national debate for Midwives Week https://www.dkit.ie/nursing-midwifery-health-studies/dkit-student-midwife-taking-part-national-debate-midwives-week <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> <p>Congratulations to Leah Brannigan Murphy, 3rd yr midwifery student, who will be taking part in the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Ireland (NMBI) national Midwives Week Debate.<br />Leah and 5 other midwifery students from around the country will be debating the motion <strong><em>This house believes that Ireland is a breastfeeding friendly country</em></strong>. The debate will be streamed live from the NMBI website on Monday 28th April, 12.00-13.00 and will be shown in the Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Studies.<br /></p></div></div></div> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 09:34:44 +0000 atkinsonj 10371 at https://www.dkit.ie Brendan Carthy Memorial Tournament a great success https://www.dkit.ie/communications/brendan-carthy-memorial-tournament-great-success <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"> <div class="field-items"> <figure class="field-item" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_4914.jpg"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_4914.jpg" width="472" height="246" alt="" /> </figure> </div> </div> <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden view-mode-rss"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"> The Brendan Carthy Memorial Tournament took place on Wednesday the 9th of April. </div></div></div> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:15:28 +0000 clarkema 10364 at https://www.dkit.ie