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Launching the Freshers Fest in the Square on Monday were, Joseph Kavanagh, Petrina Comerford, Helena McMahon, Jason O'Byrne, Paul Ruane, Mary Lucey, Ken Tobin, Dale Drosnan, Ruairi Fry, Tadhg Flynn and David Scott. Photo by Dermot Crean

The Square Will Host Live Bands And DJs For ‘Freshers Fest’ Next Month

August 21, 2019 at 9:42 am Comments are Disabled

TRALEE will host the 1st annual ‘Freshers Fest’ from Tuesday, September 10 to Thursday, September 12. This brand-new festival will see a stage erected in the ‘festival square’ hosting live acts until 10pm on two nights, followed by live music in the bars of Tralee, and a host of events […]

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Kerry Group Gives €500,000 To Kerry Sports Academy Project At IT Tralee

Kerry Group Gives €500,000 To Kerry Sports Academy Project At IT Tralee

January 9, 2018 at 4:24 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Group has announced that the Group will contribute €500,000 to assist completion of the €16.5 million Kerry Sports Academy at the Institute of Technology Tralee, North Campus. The Kerry Sports Academy development is the largest educational capital project to be undertaken in Kerry in recent years. Scheduled to open […]

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Models Ciara Dolan, Mags Griffin, Cassie Ryan and Jessica Hamilton at the IT Tralee SVP Society's Fashion Show at Ballyroe Heights Hotel on Thursday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: ITT Students Take To The Catwalk For St Vincent de Paul Society

November 24, 2017 at 11:54 am 1 comment

FASHION and fun were served up in equal measure on Thursday night as IT Tralee students strutted down the catwalk for a great cause. The students at the St Vincent de Paul Society in the Institute of Technology Tralee organised their special annual fashion show at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel […]

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Little Keely Flaherty gets a science lesson from Angelika Starosz as Sarah Flaherty looks on at the IT Tralee STEM Family Day at the ITT on Saturday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Science Events For All Enjoyed At IT Tralee Over The Weekend

November 20, 2017 at 2:22 pm Comments are Disabled

IT Tralee hosted two interesting and very well attended events at the weekend as part of the Kerry Science Festival. Friday night saw the North Campus host a STEM Enterprise and Career Expo from 6pm-9pm which aimed to connect students, graduates and job seekers with STEM businesses and enterprise from across […]

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IT Tralee Will Be Open Tomorrow But KCFE To Stay Closed

October 16, 2017 at 5:56 pm Comments are Disabled

DESPITE the fact that the Department of Education  has decided that national and secondary schools will not open tomorrow, this does not apply to third level institutions. A case in point is our local college in Tralee. They have issued the following on their Facebook page; “The IT Tralee will […]

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Jason Cannon, Certificate in Culinary Skills; Mark Sullivan, General Manager, The Rose Hotel, Tralee; Louse Langan, Higher Diploma in Applied Computing, Laurie O'Shea, Higher Diploma in Applied Computing; Robin Kirk, Head Chef, The Plaza Hotel, Killarney; Sean Ryan, CEO, Aspen Grove Solutions

Eight New Courses Added To ITT Springboard Programme

May 26, 2017 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

THE Institute of Technology Tralee has announced that they have successfully tendered for eight new courses under the Government’s Springboard+ initiative. The courses, which will run from September 2017 are in the areas of Software Development, Computer Services Management, Culinary Skills, Food Business Innovation, Biopharmaceutical Processes, Industrial Instrumentation, Mechatronics and Quality Management. […]

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Kerry Student Wins Apprentice Chef Competition

Kerry Student Wins Apprentice Chef Competition

May 12, 2017 at 11:46 am Comments are Disabled

A KENMARE secondary school student was winner of a culinary competition in the IT Tralee yesterday. Students from across Munster travelled to the ITT for the final service in the 2016/2017 Flogas Ireland and Failte Ireland sponsored Schools Apprentice Chef Programme. Seventeen year old Pádraic Randles from Pobalscoil Inbhear Scéine, Kenmare, Co […]

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IT Tralee Hosts ‘Steps To Success’ Networking Event For Students

IT Tralee Hosts ‘Steps To Success’ Networking Event For Students

May 10, 2017 at 2:55 pm Comments are Disabled

LAST week saw the annual Institute of Technology of Tralee’s Steps to Success Networking Event for the Computing and IT Departments take place. This is a unique careers module delivered to final year students to assist in the transition from the world of college to the world of work. The aim […]

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WATCH: Forget Star Wars, ‘Shtar Wars’ Kerry Shtyle Is More Fun!

WATCH: Forget Star Wars, ‘Shtar Wars’ Kerry Shtyle Is More Fun!

December 19, 2016 at 2:25 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS is very good indeed. Remember when the guys at IT Tralee did Pulp Fiction Kerry Schtyle a few years back? Well more students from the college have given Star Wars the Kerry accent treatment in this new video. It was recorded, edited and mixed by third year Music Technology BA group […]

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Kerry Students Urged To Get Checked For STDs After Increase In Cases At UL

Kerry Students Urged To Get Checked For STDs After Increase In Cases At UL

December 16, 2016 at 11:34 am Comments are Disabled

AN increase in sexually transmitted diseases at the University of Limerick campus has prompted a call for Kerry students, who have been in the area recently and were sexually active, to get checked out. A rise in cases of gonorrhoea and chlamydia has been reported at the university, which is working with the […]

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New Chairperson Appointed To Governing Body Of IT Tralee

September 23, 2016 at 10:31 am Comments are Disabled

MINISTER for Education and Skills, Mr. Richard Bruton, T.D. has appointed Mr. Lionel Alexander as Chairperson of the Governing Body of the Institute of Technology, Tralee. Mr. Alexander has been selected by the Minister having come through the process run by the Public Appointments Service. The appointment is for a period of five years. Continued below…   […]

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PHOTOS: Getting Active For European Week Of Sport With CARA At The ITT

PHOTOS: Getting Active For European Week Of Sport With CARA At The ITT

September 15, 2016 at 2:40 pm Comments are Disabled

TO celebrate the 2016 European Week of Sport, the CARA Centre based at the South Campus of IT Tralee organised an event themed ‘Bring Back The Mile’ this week. The 2016 European Week of Sport and Physical Activity is being celebrated across Ireland from 10-18 September. The week is for […]

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Centre At IT Tralee To Receive €200,000 In Funding

Centre At IT Tralee To Receive €200,000 In Funding

July 12, 2016 at 3:25 pm Comments are Disabled

A CENTRE at the Institute of Technology Tralee will receive €200,000 in government funding it was announced recently. Minister of State for Tourism and Sport, Patrick O’Donovan TD and Minister of State for Regional Economic Development, Michael Ring TD announced last Thursday an investment package of almost €1.5 million in Dormant Accounts […]

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IT Tralee Students Celebrate Two Wins At USI Student Achievement Awards

IT Tralee Students Celebrate Two Wins At USI Student Achievement Awards

April 29, 2016 at 12:32 pm Comments are Disabled

IT TRALEE students came away with two gongs last night at the Union Of Students in Ireland Student Achievement Awards. Held in Dublin Castle, the awards, now in its fourth year, are the annual opportunity for the Student Movement in Ireland to recognise the contribution of students to the life of Ireland and the student […]

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ITT Plans To Move Out Of South Campus And Up To Dromtacker

ITT Plans To Move Out Of South Campus And Up To Dromtacker

March 24, 2016 at 10:55 am Comments are Disabled

THERE are plans to sell the IT Tralee South Campus in Clash and move students up to their north base in Dromtacker. In a presentation to Kerry County Council on Monday, President of the ITT, Dr Oliver Murphy revealed that the integration of all facilities was their objective and that the […]

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TUI Strike Action At ITT ‘Inevitable’ Unless Govt Negotiates On Critical Issues

TUI Strike Action At ITT ‘Inevitable’ Unless Govt Negotiates On Critical Issues

December 16, 2015 at 2:44 pm Comments are Disabled

TUI members in Institutes of Technology, including IT Tralee, have voted by a margin of 92% to engage in a campaign of industrial action in order to tackle a number of  issues in their sector. In a vote with a 56% turnout of members, announced yesterday, the Union said strike […]

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ITT Students To Put On Fashion Show In Aid Of St Vincent De Paul

ITT Students To Put On Fashion Show In Aid Of St Vincent De Paul

December 2, 2015 at 10:12 am Comments are Disabled

IT Tralee’s St. Vincent de Paul Society is holding their annual Fashion Show this Thursday night at the Ballyroe Heights Hotel. All the clothes modelled on the night by students are from St. Vincent de Paul shops nationwide and they aim to prove that you can be on trend with clothes that are reasonably priced. […]

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ITT Lecturers And Students Hold Protest Over Concerns

ITT Lecturers And Students Hold Protest Over Concerns

December 1, 2015 at 10:51 am Comments are Disabled

LECTURERS and students at IT Tralee held a protest last Thursday outside the South Campus over funding and educational concerns. It was part of the national protest by the Teacher’s Union of Ireland against the cutbacks in education, as the TUI Branch Secretary of ITT, Anne M Courtney explained. “On a daily basis, lecturers […]

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Katie Guiney, Edona Neziri, Noreen Guiney and Noreen Kissane at the ITT Travel and Adventure Tourism Management students' charity race night at The Greyhound Bar on Tuesday night. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: ITT Students Raise Funds For Homeless Charity At Race Night

November 25, 2015 at 12:58 pm Comments are Disabled

IT Tralee students enjoyed a night at the races in The Greyhound Bar on Tuesday night, all for a great cause. It was organised by students from the Travel and Adventure Tourism Management course at the college as Marguerite O’Brien from Ballylongford explained. “As part of our events management module […]

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IT Tralee lecturers and students launch 'Christmas on Campus'/

ITT Students To Attempt World Record During ‘Christmas on Campus’ Shenanigans

November 23, 2015 at 11:16 am Comments are Disabled

IT TRALEE students are holding their annual ‘Christmas Away From Home’ for all the students on Tuesday, December 1. The day entitled ‘ITT’s Christmas on Campus’ raises valuable funds for well- deserving charities. This year the ‘ITT’s Christmas on Campus’ is being organised and managed by the 3rd year Event […]

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Busy Week At The IT Tralee With Information Days

Busy Week At The IT Tralee With Information Days

November 11, 2015 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

THE IT Tralee will this week host a number of events to assist students and their families as they consider their college options. On Thursday from 7.30pm to 9pm the Institute will host an information evening for parents of Leaving Certificate students or anyone considering a college application in 2016. Guest […]

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ITT Students To Stage Sit-In Protest This Thursday

ITT Students To Stage Sit-In Protest This Thursday

October 6, 2015 at 2:32 pm Comments are Disabled

THE IT Tralee Students’ Union will be holding a sit-in protest on campus on Thursday in response to what they describe as unsatisfactory library hours which are having a direct effect on the student experience in the college. “IT Tralee is currently riding high on the crest of a wave that was […]

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Macroom Bypass On The Way As IT Tralee Gets €7.5m In Government’s €42bn Plan

Macroom Bypass On The Way As IT Tralee Gets €7.5m In Government’s €42bn Plan

September 29, 2015 at 3:01 pm 1 comment

FUNDING has been approved for works on the N22 Ballyvourney to Macroom road and a bypass of Adare. This comes as part of a €6bn investment in the road network announced by the Government today in its €42bn capital investment plan for the country. Meanwhile, €7.5 million has been allocated to […]

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Members of Kerry ETB and IT Tralee at the signing of the MOU between both parties in the North Campus on Monday evening.

IT Tralee And Kerry ETB Reaffirm Their Partnership

June 16, 2015 at 11:17 am Comments are Disabled

IT TRALEE and the Kerry Education and Training Board reaffirmed their partnership on Monday evening in the North Campus. Both organisations signed a Memorandum of Understanding to continue to maximise opportunities for learners in Kerry. The MOU reaffirms both organisations commitment to working collaboratively as they have done since 2007. […]

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IT Tralee And Cycle Against Suicide Up For European Sport Tourism Awards

IT Tralee And Cycle Against Suicide Up For European Sport Tourism Awards

May 8, 2015 at 10:04 am Comments are Disabled

IT Tralee and the Cycle Against Suicide are among Kerry nominees in the upcoming Shannon Group European Sport Tourism Awards which takes place next week. The shortlist was announced during the week for the Awards which attracted over 200 nominations from across Europe and Ireland. The Institute of Technology, Tralee is up […]

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at the information meeting for the Kerry Rose 2015 contestants in The Meadowlands Hotel on Sunday. Photo by Dermot Crean

Seven Things To Do In Town This Weekend

May 8, 2015 at 9:37 am Comments are Disabled

The bank holiday weekend has come and gone, so many of us will have to make do with just the two days off…here’s a few ways to spend your time…  FRIDAY 1. Running from Thursday, May 7 to Saturday, May 9 at the ‘R Block’ at IT Tralee North Campus, final year […]

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Colin Pope, Enterprise Ireland, Michael Crawley, Mór Active and Oliver Kirwan of Elite Events at the Kerry LEO Free Seminar on ‘Building a Business on Your Ideas’ at the ITT on Thursday. Photo by Dermot Crean

PHOTOS: Kerry LEO Holds ‘Building A Business’ Seminar

April 17, 2015 at 9:54 am Comments are Disabled

SIXTY-FIVE businesses  availed of the opportunity to attend a Kerry Local Enterprise Office free seminar on Thursday entitled, ‘Building a Business on Your Ideas’ at the Sólás Building at the ITT. The seminar, which was delivered in conjunction with the Irish Patents office, provided an insight into intellectual property rights (patents, trade […]

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PHOTOS: Glamour In Ballyroe At The ITT NAGS Ball

PHOTOS: Glamour In Ballyroe At The ITT NAGS Ball

March 27, 2015 at 11:26 am Comments are Disabled

OVER 100 students from the IT Tralee put on their gladrags last night for the NAGS Ball. Taking place in the Ballyroe Heights Hotel, the student were dressed to impress for this annual event for students of Nursing and Agricultural Studies. They enjoyed a four course meal followed by entertainment. We were […]

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Pupils of Tralee Educate Together enjoying a fun day in the woods.

Fun Day Of Outdoor Learning For Pupils Of Tralee Educate Together

February 9, 2015 at 4:09 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE children of Tralee Educate Together National School enjoyed a day of outdoor learning activities in the woods next to the school last week. The lecturer and students of the BA in Outdoor Education, IT Tralee worked with the teachers from Tralee Educate Together to provide this great opportunity […]

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Some of the 2nd year, Creative Writing for Digital Media students in IT Tralee, front row, from left: Audrey Houlihan, Lianne Ahern, Sharon Cahill, Stephen Roche, Cayleigh Chan. Back row: Conor McCarthy, Jack Godley, Eamonn Hickson, David Rusk and Rosie Browne. Photo by GavinO'Connor.

Students Try To Persuade People To Get Creative On Their Course

January 23, 2015 at 3:02 pm Comments are Disabled

IT’S the time of year when leaving cert students CAO decisions weigh heavily on their minds. The students of one course particular course at IT Tralee are trying to persuade LC students to choose their course, as they’re afraid the course is in danger of being discontinued in the future. The uptake for […]

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