Limerick students from all over the county attend Limerick for Engineering…

first_imgTwitter 1 of 6 Paschal Meehan, Dean, Work Based Learning, Vice President of International Engagement and Chairperson of Limerick for Engineering described this year’s showcase as exceptional, attracting the largest ever number of attendees.“Limerick for Engineering is a unique collaboration between industry and education which  informs the next generation of engineers. The industry displays at this year’s showcase were interactive and informative and generated great interest among those who attended.” said Mr Meehan.Barry O’Sullivan, General Manager, Johnson & Johnson Vision & President of the American Chamber of Commerce Ireland said the Mid West Limerick for Engineering Showcase demonstrated the various interesting and exciting careers in engineering available throughout the region.“The key contributor to the success of established companies in the region has been the availability of engineering graduates from the regional education and training institutions including the Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT), University of Limerick (UL),  and the Limerick Clare Education and Training Board (LCETB)” Mr. O’Sullivan said.Following on the success of the this year’s event the fifth Mid West Limerick for Engineering Showcase 2018 will return to Shannon Airport in 2019.More about education here. Pictured at the Limerick For Engineering event, Shannon Airport were, Sinead O’Regan, Molex and Patrick Molloy, Crescent Comp Limerick. Picture: Alan Place Pictured at the Limerick For Engineering event, Shannon Airport were, Conor Foster , Crecora National School with Clodagh Somers, Cook Medical. Picture: Alan Place Pictured at the Limerick For Engineering event, Shannon Airport were, Morad and Mohamed Bashir Sati. Picture: Alan Place Picture: Alan Place NewsEducationLimerick students from all over the county attend Limerick for Engineering ShowcaseBy Staff Reporter – March 13, 2018 2812 Urgent action needed to ensure Regional Air Connectivity WhatsApp Pictured at the Limerick For Engineering event, Shannon Airport were, UL students, Rebecca Clarke, Zara Madden and Jane Marslan with Megan Moloney, Croom Precision Medical. Picture: Alan Place Print Picture: Alan PlacePrimary and secondary school students from all parts of county Limerick were among the one thousand who attended Mid West Limerick for Engineering Showcase 2018 at Shannon Airport on Thursday last.The event which had been postponed one week due to Storm Emma, also attracted parents of school going children, teachers, career guidance councillors and those curious about the ever developing world of engineering.In its fourth year, this free showcase is the brainchild of the Limerick for Engineering consortium – an industry led collaboration between 30 leading companies in the mid west and the region’s education providers. Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR TAGSJohnson & JohnsonLimerick for Engineering ShowcaseLimerick Institute of TechnologyShannon airportStorm EmmastudentsUniversity of Limerick Shannon Airport “has been abandoned” Email Advertisement Previous articleEastway Remote Monitoring Ltd secure win in Limerick final of the National Enterprise AwardsNext articleCroí Glas to launch fun filled event on St. Patricks Day Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up During the three hour event, students engaged with the companies (indigenous and multi national); viewed the most cutting edge technologies, witnessed demonstrations by full time engineers, and learned first hand about the multiple career opportunities available in the Mid West to young people with an interest in engineering.Staff and students from Limerick Institute of Technology, the University of Limerick, the Limerick, Clare ETB and Griffith College were on hand to outline the various courses and routes that are available to students wishing to pursue a career in the engineering field. Pictured at the Limerick For Engineering event, Shannon Airport were, Sean McGuinness, Regeneron and Aaron Kelly, Crescent Comprehensive Limerick. Picture: Alan Place Aer Lingus needs to clarify Shannon plans – Crowe Sad day for Limerick and Mid-West following Aer Lingus announcement – Mayor Michael Collins One of the world’s most unusual aircraft arrives at Shannon Airport Linkedin Limerick’s Student Radio Station Wired FM Celebrates 25 Years on Airlast_img read more

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Alex Iwobi responds to Arsenal’s moves for Wilfried Zaha and Yannick Carrasco

first_img Read More Read More Skip Ad Wilfried Zaha and Yannick Carrasco are both on Arsenal’s radar (Picture: Getty)Alex Iwobi has welcomed the addition of ‘great’ players such as Wilfried Zaha and Yannick Carrasco to Arsenal’s ranks.Unai Emery is looking to strengthen in central defence, at left-back and on the wing this summer despite only having a budget of around £40million following Arsenal’s failure to qualify for the Champions League.The Gunners have bid £40m for Zaha, 26, and Crystal Palace were reportedly left ‘furious’ and ‘incensed’ by the offer for a player they have no intention of selling.Carrasco has also been heavily linked in recent weeks, but Dalian Yifang have informed Arsenal that the 25-year-old Belgium international is not for sale.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT PLAY Coming Next Comment Rio Ferdinand tells Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop struggling by Metro Iwobi is not worried for his place at Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Iwobi thanked Emery for giving him the opportunities to prove himself in the Spaniard’s first season as manager.‘I was involved quite a lot last season,’ Iwobi said.‘Obviously you want to start as many games as you can but it doesn’t work that way when you have a team like Arsenal, you just have to do well and whenever the opportunity comes, do your best.More: FootballBruno Fernandes responds to Man Utd bust-up rumours with Ole Gunnar SolskjaerNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira moves‘I just have to say thank you for the opportunity he is giving me.‘I’m happy to play anywhere [for Arsenal], I’ll play wherever I’m told to play.‘I’ve always seen myself as a midfielder, like an attacking midfielder but I’ll always give my best whether I’m told to play in the middle or somewhere else.’MORE: Saint-Etienne president sends message to Arsenal over William Saliba Full Screen / Top articles SPONSORED Read More Read More Skip 1 min. story Read More Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 2 Jul 2019 2:25 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link517Shares Alex Iwobi responds to Arsenal’s moves for Wilfried Zaha and Yannick Carrasco Advertisement Visit Advertiser website GO TO PAGE About Connatix V67539 1/1 More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityAsked if such rumours raised questions about his future at Arsenal, Iwobi told Goal: ‘I don’t have any idea of going anywhere else, I’m an Arsenal player.‘For a big club like Arsenal, you mentioned two great players so it will be exciting to have them.‘I don’t know anything that’s going on behind closed doors.’ Advertisement Video Settings Manchester United captain Harry Maguire last_img read more

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Tipp defence vital for Galway clash

first_imgFormer Waterford star John Mullane says Fox deserves a place in the Tipp defence.Throw-in is at 4 o’clock on Sunday afternoon in Croke Park.Tipp FM’s live coverage comes in association with Mulcahy Car Sales, Ardcroney, Nenagh and Connolly Man, O’Connell Street, Clonmel. Michael Ryan has some tough decisions to make about the Tipp defence ahead of Sundays All Ireland semi-final against Galway.There are calls for Eire Og Annacarty’s Tom Fox to be included in the starting 15He came on as a sub in the qualifier against Westmeath just over a month ago.last_img read more

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