Talented Tipperary Students Win Texaco Awards

Two Tipperary students have been presented with top awards in this year’s 63rd Texaco Children’s Art Competition. Pictured is Evan Phelan (15), from CBS High School, Clonmel, who won a Special Merit Award in the competition. Presenting him with the award is James Twohig, Director Ireland Operations of Valero. Another Tipperary winner, who also received a Special Merit […]

Tipperary Students Win Top Prizes In Texaco Art Competition

Two Tipperary students have won top prizes in this year’s 63rd Texaco Children’s Art Competition.   Both winners of Special Merit Awards, they are Evan Phelan (15), from CBS High School, Clonmel, and John Carey (15), from Coláiste Dún Iascaigh, Cahir, for their works entitled ‘’Self Portrait With Stuff Going On Like’ and ‘Wisdom’ respectively. […]

Tipperary Student Enterprise Awards top prizes to Nenagh, Templemore and Clonmel

St. Mary’s Secondary School Nenagh, Our Lady’s Secondary School Templemore and the CBS High School Clonmel win the top prizes at the Tipperary Student Enterprise Awards.     The 3 winners, Senior Category: St. Mary’s Secondary School Nenagh with their entry ‘The Safety Squad’, promoted by Marie O’Connell, Ella Kennedy, Ciara Grace and Leah Heffernan, […]

Maths challenge for Tipperary students returns with €20,000 prize fund for students and schools

The eagerly anticipated All-Ireland maths challenge that has taken Ireland by storm for the past two years is back, with a prize fund of €20,000 for students and schools. Registration for students and teachers throughout Tipperary is now open for LearnStorm Ireland. Originally called MATHletes, the challenge was started in 2014 by technology entrepreneur Sean […]

Calling all Tipperary students – The Bord Gáis Energy Student Theatre Awards are open for entries

Bestselling author Sarah Webb and critically acclaimed playwright Marina Carr have been revealed as judges for the 2016 Bord Gáis Energy Student Theatre Awards and are calling on students from Tipperary to get involved and enter the awards. The two new judges, both writers will be on the lookout for keen writing skills and attention […]

Tipperary Students set to Perform in the 3 Arena as part of Junk Kouture

What do Taylor Swift, One Direction and students from Clonmel all have in common? Well on the 24th of April 2015 they can all say that they have performed in the 3 Arena Dublin! Creative teams from Presentation Secondary School and Loreto Secondary School will take to Ireland’s most prestigious stage to showcase their couture […]

Griffith College offering Tipperary students innovative solution to offset the cost of third level education fees

Griffith College has launched an innovative programme, the Griffith College Student Exchange Initiative, whereby an Irish student can offset their tuition fees for one year, in return for their family providing accommodation and board to an international student from the college. Flexibility exists for the Irish host family as the international student can stay with either the student’s […]

Tipperary Students Recognised at Leinster School of Music & Drama Excellence Awards

Niall Treacy Selected as Quarter Finalist from 15,000 Students   Niall Treacy from Cashel; Julie Holland from Clonmel; and sisters Ruth and Maeve Hassett from Nenagh Co. Tipperary have all been recognised for their outstanding performances at the 2012 Leinster School of Music and Drama (LSMD) Excellence Awards which were recently held at Griffith College […]

Help Tipperary students to collect tokens from Irish potatoes, fruit and vegetables this May

May is an important month for students across Tipperary participating in Agri Aware’s healthy eating and growing initiative, the Incredible Edibles. May is Incredible Edibles Healthy Eating Month and primary school students in Tipperary are recording their potato, fruit and vegetable intake each day for the entire month of May to complete the final task […]

Tipperary students to take on the teachers for GOAL

Transition year students throughout Tipperary are being challenged to ‘take on the teachers’ as part of a new annual multi-sport challenge taking place during May in aid of humanitarian agency, GOAL. Launched nationwide this morning, the ‘GOAL Sports Challenge’ provides all school-goers – from junior infants right up to Leaving Certificate level – with the opportunity to […]