Category: education

Beyond The Horizon in the River Corrib

The high hopes over the water of the River Corrib | Music video recorded at the concert of ‘Beyond The Horizon’ the Irish Pink Floyd tribute playing at Monroe’s Galway on January 18th is blending with the spheres of the River Corrib and moments on the Wolfe Tones Bridge connecting Galway’s Westend with the Latin Quarter being a place of many personal tragedies accidents, ends,… | for #360today #DariusIvan

TOTALY AWESOME 80’s + 90’s Diner and Disco

Cairde Scoil Na bhForbacha would love you to come and join us for a fun night out on Saturday 25th February at Padraicins Bar & Restaurant for a Totally Awesome 80’s & 90’s dinner and disco. Dinner at 8pm followed by disco. Fancy dress optional but we know you want to! Monster raffle on the night with great prizes to be won! Great night promised – Auction on the night for the top 3 prizes we have – a fabulous night away for 2 with B&B and Dinner on the beautiful Inis Bofin, 1 much coveted signed Connacht jersey and this is gonna be Galway’s year hopefully so get your hands […]

GALWAY CITY MUSEUM Saturday, 22 October, 2pm – 4pm TALK & READINGS: Revolutionary Poetry

GALWAY CITY MUSEUM Saturday, 22 October, 2pm – 4pm TALK & READINGS: Revolutionary Poetry. The 1916 Rising is often referred to as a ‘poet’s revolution’. Taking this as her starting point, poet Emily Cullen PhD, will introduce the work of international poets of revolution – historic and contemporary – including Anna Akhmatova, Osip Mandelstam and Rafeef Ziadah. After that Galway-based Albanian poet Ndrek Gjini MA, who lived through the oppressive Enver Hoxha regime in the 1980s, will talk about Communism in the Balkans in the middle of the 20th Century and will discuss the work of Visar Zhiti and Vaclav Havel. He also will read from his work. All Are Welcome!

Gaynor Kane – Eight poems about the infants that died in the Bon Secours Mother and Baby home in Tuam

Gaynor Kane – Eight poems about the infants that died in the Bon Secours Mother and Baby home in Tuam

GRETB Certified Dozens Adult Learners from Moycullen and Oughterard

GRETB service over 20,000 learners, with an annual budget of almost 100 million euro.

FlirtFM & Superpixel Labs Launch Competition for Free Office Space – Co-Working Office Space Galway | SuperPixel Labs

So you are at college, and have come up with a really disruptive technology, great idea to solve x, a new peer to peer platform, or a social entrepreneurial solution….. Now you have the idea, the brains, all you need now is the space to let your baby grow and fly. Space as we know costs money, and money is always a sore point for students. But wait, we have a solution for you……. Well you have come to the right place. Superpixel Labs and FlirtFM are your business fairy godmothers. So for all you business heads listen up – you could win one of 2 hot desking spaces for one […] […]

See an Eye-Popping Selfie From Mars | There is a Life-like Movement There Like Outside of Supermac’s

The Curiosity rover sends a self-portrait home Nothing on Mars comes easy—and that includes the straightforward business of taking a selfie. The Curiosity rover has been trundling through the Martian dunes for three and a half years now, and since its first day on the job it’s been beaming home eye-popping images of the rusty plain, peaks and boulder fields that surround it. What it does less well is photograph itself. Most of the images of all of America’s Mars ships at work have been accidental—a wheel tread or sample scoop that sneaks into the frame as the craft captures a larger, more scientifically important picture. Source: See an Eye-Popping Selfie […]

You Came Out Of Mommy’s Vagina! | I Ate Placenta after | You Know…

Things Parents Should Not Say To Their Kids 2. By Cara Lyons at carasgoodkarmatv our hilarious ‘Dear Candy’ correspondent Some Parents are so crazy and hopefully they don’t say any of this madness to you or any kid you know! 

Superpixel Labs | New Coworking Hub Open in Galway

Superpixel Labs opened February 2016. SuperPixel Labs is a 50-desk coworking space in Galway city. SuperPixel Labs was formed after sister company SuperPixel, a digital product studio, found itself looking for an innovative and original workspace in Galway city.

Wingin’ It – a smashing night showcasing improvised comedy and theatre

Wingin’ It is an exciting monthly night – the only one of its kind in Galway – showcasing Improvised Comedy and Theatre. The shows are hosted by The Sky Babies – an acclaimed Galway Improv Troupe. Improv theatre and comedy is a dynamic art form: where the performers create all the content on the spot. Often fuelled by audience ideas – no two shows are ever the same!    Wingin’ It continues its monthly residency on Tuesday 9th of February in The Loft @ Seven Bridge St. The night is held on the second Tuesday of each month and features guest performers from Galway, Ireland, and indeed the rest of the […]

Money, Money,… |Camera is Rolling | VTOS Students are in Action

The First 30 minutes of footage for 5 minut movie  “Money, Money” was shot today. The project is managed and produced by the students of the Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme – VTOS in Galway.  Every one of this year students of Film and Television Production 5M5158 at VTOS is working on a unique movie project. The production teams for each movie has been created from the students of the course themselves. Watch this page to find out more about VTOS production. I have my own production scheduled to be success of the year!!! I’m a student of the Film and Television Production at VTOS 2015/16. This course introduces participants to the art of film […]