Accommodation at Marino Institute ‘neither clean nor liveable’

Posted in Governance and administration on September 6th, 2017 by steve

Ireland“Student accommodation at Marino Institute of Education in Dublin has been described as ‘neither clean nor liveable’. Niall O’Donovan, welfare officer of the college’s student union, said it is experiencing ‘a huge volume of complaints’ from students living in the Ziggurat student accommodation in Marino …” (more)

[Sarah Burns, Irish Times, 5 September]

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Teacher training reform on track

Posted in Governance and administration on February 4th, 2013 by steve

“Substantial progress has been made in implementing radical changes to teacher training – according to a forthcoming report from the Higher Education Authority. But the plans are meeting stiff resistance from a minority of colleges …” (more)

[Seán Flynn, Irish Times, 4 February]

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Merging of musical talents

Posted in Governance and administration on January 19th, 2013 by steve

“Sir, – Your music critic, Michael Dervan, has drawn attention (Arts Ideas, January 8th) to simultaneous productions this month of Benjamin Britten operas by the two Dublin third-level music performance colleges, the RIAM and DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama …” (more)

[Gerard Gillen, Irish Times, 19 January]

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Programme 75, Visual Arts Education, & News (12-12-10)

Posted in Teaching on December 22nd, 2010 by steve

“… The guest on this week’s programme was Dr. Michael Flannery who is a senior lecturer with responsibility for the visual arts in Marino Institute of Education, Dublin …” (mp3)

[Inside Education on 103.2 Dublin City FM, 21 December]

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