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Drivers Ed Irish School of Excellence job opportunities

Drivers Ed Irish School of Excellence are Irelands largest driver ed programme and are seeking new applications for work beginning after November mid-term.

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National Transport Authority Smarter Travel Campus Multimedia Awards

 

Entries must showcase the positive aspect(s) of sustainable travel. All forms of multimedia are accepted including for example - text, graphics, video, interactive content, animation, installations and audio to promote any aspect of walking, cycling, public transport or car sharing. Target audience is other third level students.

 

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Radio Awards for MIC Students

 Congratulations to Jason Murphy and Síofra Mulqueen on their recent acheivements!

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New campaign warns of dangers of drink driving the ‘morning after’

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána haver launched a public information campaign to educate drivers about the dangers of driving the morning after drinking alcohol.

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Upcoming Events

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24

10.24.2017 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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26

10.26.2017 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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27

10.27.2017 9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Oct
28

10.28.2017 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Nov
1

11.01.2017 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

 Congratulations to Jason Murphy and Síofra Mulqueen on their recent acheivements!

 

Jason Murphy – Ph.D. student in the Department of Media and Communication Studies.

Following closely on his Prix Italia, Jason’s documentary “No Time to Lose” http://www.rai.it/dl/siti/html/Documentary-on-One--No-Time-to-Lose-RTe-Ireland-300cc86e-e557-4ecb-99cc-c8a63b1239ed.html

he has won the top national award – a Gold in the IMRO radio awards for the same programme

http://www.independent.ie/entertainment/radio/rte-leads-winners-at-imro-radio-awards-2017-with-eight-gold-awards-36205138.html

At the same award ceremony, in the Lyrath Hotel, Kilkenny last Friday,

 

 Fourth year Media and Communication Studies student, Síofra Mulqueen, collected the award for best feature for the Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk. Síofra worked in Newstalk and in Radio Kerry on placements in her third year. You can listen to some of Síofra’s work here. The first clip is a package she researched, recorded and produced when she tracked Graham Norton to West Cork

http://www.newstalk.com/podcasts/The_Pat_Kenny_Show/Highlights_from_The_Pat_Kenny_Show/200782/Hawaiian_skirts_Graham_Norton_and_ODonovan_brothers

And the second clip is a piece profiling the new community radio station in Kinvara:

http://www.newstalk.com/podcasts/The_Pat_Kenny_Show/Highlights_from_The_Pat_Kenny_Show/202528/A_day_in_the_life_of_a_community_radio_station

 

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