Lecturer made a lasting contribution to Irish musical life

Posted in Life on May 27th, 2017 by steve

Ireland“Donal Colum O’Cleirigh, who has died aged 84, was senior lecturer in music at St Patrick’s College, Dublin City University, and contributed significantly to the musical life and musical education of Ireland, and in particular to the Cork Choral Festival, in the course of a long and fruitful professional career …” (more)

[Irish Times, 27 May]

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College rejects call for tougher teacher entry level

Posted in Fees, access and admissions on February 16th, 2013 by steve

“A leading education college has shot down a proposal to demand higher Leaving Cert grades for primary teaching – saying it would actually cause a drop in standards …” (more)

[Independent, 16 February]

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