Latest News https://www.dkit.ie/news The latest news from DkIT en 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 Ann Everitt-Reynolds, Moira Maguire and Brid Delahunt from the Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Studies https://www.dkit.ie/nursing-midwifery-health-studies/national-seminar-series-funding-success-ann-everitt-reynolds-moira-maguire-brid-delahunt-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"> <p>Ann Everitt-Reynolds, Moira Maguire and Brid Delahunt had their application titled "<em>Writers in Transition: Supporting student writing</em>" accepted to be include in the National Seminar Series 2014 under the theme "Transition to Academic Writing”. </p> <p>The planned seminar is outlined below:</p></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 Hospitality Lecturers present at recent THRIC Conference https://www.dkit.ie/hospitality/hospitality-lecturers-present-recent-thric-conference <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/20140404_135506.jpg"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/20140404_135506.jpg" width="472" height="354" 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"> At the recent THRIC, held in Cork Institute of Technology, three lecturers from the hospitality department at DKIT presented research papers. </div></div></div> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:21:23 +0000 mccabea 10362 at https://www.dkit.ie Invitation to Guest Lecture on Nanoscience https://www.dkit.ie/communications/invitation-guest-lecture-nanoscience <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/crann_rgb.jpg"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/crann_rgb.jpg" width="472" 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"> Dr Colm Faulkner (Technical Specialist) &amp; Allen Bellew (PhD student) from CRANN (the Centre for Research on Adaptive Nanostructures and Nanodevices) will give a guest lecture on Nanoscience this Friday 11th April 12-1pm in NC106. </div></div></div> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 13:09:12 +0000 clarkema 10361 at https://www.dkit.ie Successful Year For DkIT Table Tennis Club https://www.dkit.ie/sportsandsocieties/successful-year-dkit-table-tennis-club <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_2197.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2197.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_2188.JPG"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/IMG_2188.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"> <p>On Saturday, 15th March, DkIT table tennis club competed with two teams in the second leg of the colleges league at UCD.<br /> <br />Team B managed to win the third division beating all of their opponents on the day, even beating IT Tallaght who was the only team they lost out against in the first leg, proving that all the hard training had paid off. This was a great success for the first year that DkIT entered a second team in the league. For next year’s competition, Team B will be seated in the second division. </p></div></div></div> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:58:13 +0000 crillyd 10359 at https://www.dkit.ie Green Week Success https://www.dkit.ie/communications/green-week-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/greenCampus.jpg"> <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://www.dkit.ie/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/greenCampus.jpg" width="321" height="157" 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"> Green Week was held at DkIT during the last week in March with highlights including the launch of Every Can Counts, a talk on Climate Change by Professor John Sweeney and the launch of the Bike Rental Scheme by DkIT’s President Denis Cummins. </div></div></div> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 15:25:14 +0000 clarkema 10357 at https://www.dkit.ie