Category Archives: First Year

Numeracy Week Winner

Congratulations to Arina Rotari, Rang Liam, who was the overall winner of the ‘Numeracy Moments Record Book’ as part of Numeracy Week.

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Numeracy Week

Some of our first-year students completing paired measuring with the TY students as part of Numeracy Week.

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Desmond College and Coláiste Open Night

Jade and Madison shared their experience of 1st Year in Desmond College and Colaiste at Open Night on 9th October 2019.

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Talk by Limerick Animal Welfare

Congratulations to Nora O’Sullivan for organising a talk for first years delivered by Limerick Animal Welfare.

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First and Second Year Students run in the World Marathon Challenge

First and second year students that took part in the World Marathon Challenge. They completed the 26.2 miles in a time of 2 hours 24 mins and 16 seconds. Well done to all involved.

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First Year Science Students build Models of Cells

First-Year Science with models of cells inspired by Miss Corkery and Miss O’Mahony. #cells #modelbuilding #teamwork #collaboration #teamteaching

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iPad Deployment for First Years

On September 6th, the first years in Desmond College received their iPads – Thanks very much to CompuB and Zuludesk.

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New First Years in Desmond College

Our new First Years 2019.

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Student Awards: First Years

Reading challenge. Certs to be presented by Sinead Broderick 1G Katie Kenneth Kevin and Karen Sic fest: certs presented by Aisling Ryan to: Rhys O Connor. Eamon Conlon Leah Quinlan Sarah Hallett Limerick Garda youth award: presented by Ms Broderick … Continue reading

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First Year PE Trip to the Burren

The PE department organised an exciting overnight trip to the Burren for the First Year students. The students got to take part in a wide variety of physical activities that helped to develop team building skills and student confidence. The … Continue reading

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European Action Week Against Racism

European Action Week Against Racism was the 16th to the 24th of March 2019 as part of CSPE. A poster competition was organised by Ms. Griffin and the CSPE Department to promote Anti-Racism. Winners of anti-racism poster from Rang Katie: … Continue reading

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Desmond College Literacy Week 2019, April 8th -12th

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Student Enterprise 2019

50 different mini-companies from 16 different schools across Limerick City & County descended on the South Court Hotel on March 26th for the annual Limerick Enterprise Office – Student Enterprise Awards. Desmond College was represented by 1st Years, Tara Danaher … Continue reading

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Seachtain na Gaeilge Activities

Comhghairdeas mór to the first year students in Ms. O’Leary’s Irish class who took part in a Tráth an gCeist. The winners were Alannah Heaslip, Nora O’Brien, and Iona Collins. Second place went to Leah Fitzpatrick, Patrick Ó’Grady, Josh Dore … Continue reading

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First Year Boys Soccer

On Tuesday 26th February Desmond College’s First Year boys under the management of Ms Ryan played Newport away. After a very competitive match, our boys were narrowly defeated. Desmond College First Year Soccer Team

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