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Donegal Student- Peak Position -Randox Pinnacle Placement Awards

Christina McFadden – Engineering at Randox Teoranta & John Fitzgerald (Award winning student) & Dr Ciaran Richardson – Head of Operations Randox Teoranta

Global biotechnology firm Randox is celebrating the success of its placement students through the newly established Randox Pinnacle Placement Awards.  Randox works closely with a number of universities throughout the UK to support the professional development of students, including providing work placements in its world-leading Engineering, Science and Business departments.

Students, past and present, have been recruited from... Read more.

Project

Announcing participation from international students from LYIT in Ireland at MassDiGI¹s Summer Innovation Program

The Competition is Worldwide when it Comes to Fun and Games at MassDiGI’s Summer Innovation Program  Student interns from across the country and across the Atlantic arrive at Becker College for a summer of game development,... Read more.

credit Linda Brownlee

Remote Photo - A brand new arts festival for Ireland

Remote Photo is a new international photography festival, dedicated to photographers creating work in a remote or rural context. Based in stunning Donegal, the inaugural festival takes... Read more.

Place

Aerial view of Gweedore with sand and blue green water

Cloughaneely, Gweedore and the Rosses, locally known as, ‘The Three Parishes’ make up a large part of west Donegal.  Together they form a unique social and cultural region we know as the ‘Gaeltacht’.  The first language of most people in the... Read more.

Aerial View of Glenveagh Castle

At this time of year Glenveagh National Park is coming into its own with visitors taking advantage of the wonderful resource bequeathed the people of Donegal by Henry McIlhinney.   The Spring display of Snowdrops, the walks up to the 19th century... Read more.