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Alec Fennell 5km race to take place from Dundalk IT on Tuesday

The North East Runners will host the 13th annual Alec Fennell 5km race from Dundalk IT on Tuesday July 18th at 7pm. The chipped event is €5 to enter with

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Over €900,000 in funding announced for Dundalk IT’s apprenticeship programme

Dundalk IT’s apprenticeship programme received a huge boost today with the news that it has been awarded over €900,000 in capital funding. News of the finance was announced by Minister


Dundalk IT to return to Sigerson Cup in 2018

Dundalk IT are set to return to the Sigerson Cup competition next year. The college, who hosted the finals in February 2005, haven’t competed in the top third level GAA

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Former Louth VEC chief executive Dr Peter Connolly passes away

The death has occurred of former Louth VEC chief executive Dr Peter Connolly. The Dundalk-born former Coláiste Rís student passed away on Monday peacefully in Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital

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Incoming DkIT Students’ Union president and vice president meet with TDs in Leinster House

Incoming Dundalk IT Students’ Union president and vice president Pauraic Renaghan and Aaron Geagan travelled to Leinster House earlier this week to lobby TDs and senators on the Union of

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20 students attend first ever Entrepreneurship Summer Programme for second level students in Dundalk IT

Twenty secondary level students from across the North East and Midlands regions attended DkIT’s inaugural Entrepreneurship Summer Programme which was uniquely designed by the Institute’s School of Engineering to help

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Nova Leah announces 78 new jobs for Dundalk

Dundalk has received a significant jobs boost this morning with the news that Nova Leah are set to create 78 new jobs in the town. Lero researchers from the Regulated

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Cars and Coffee North East event returns to Dundalk this Sunday

The fifth Cars and Coffee North East event will take place at Dundalk IT this Sunday morning. The event runs from 9.30am to 1pm with the organisers hoping to have

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Dundalk parkrun celebrates its second birthday this Saturday

Dundalk parkrun will celebrate its second birthday this Saturday June 3rd. The first parkrun in Dundalk took place on June 6th 2015 when 84 people turned up for the first

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Fís exhibition launches in Dundalk IT this Wednesday

The Department of Creative Arts, Media and Music at Dundalk Institute of Technology will launch their annual Fís exhibition this Wednesday at 6pm at the Carroll Building. The building houses

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New president expected to be appointed at Dundalk IT this August

A new president is expected to be appointed at Dundalk IT by this August. That’s according to Minister for Education and Skills Richard Bruton. Responding to a parliamentary question from

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Financial contribution of students to Dundalk IT up by more than 350% since 2007

The level of student contributions to the running of Dundalk Institute of Technology has jumped by almost €8.3 million in the space of the last nine academic years. New figures,

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Road Safety Authority discuss new roadside drug tests with Dundalk IT students

The Road Safety Authority of Ireland recently travelled to Dundalk IT to discuss the new roadside drug tests that Gardaí are able to carry out. In a video released on their

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Dundalk IT students aim to challenge the stigma around schizophrenia with Realign project

A group of fourth year Creative Multimedia students at Dundalk IT are inviting people to ‘Realign’, a practice based research project that is tackling stigma in Irish media, specifically the stigma

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Man killed in Swords attack studied in Dundalk

The man who passed away on Monday after a violent attack outside The Wright Venue nightclub in Swords, Co Dublin, in the early hours of Sunday morning was a former