Early education: You’re never too young to get a start in the arts

The Irish Times – Sam Keating “Thomas Johnston is a traditional musician and educational specialist. By day he works at St Patrick’s College, researching diversity in music education by documenting primary-school children’s experience of music in the...

Get a job in 2020: Follow your heart, or follow the money

The Irish Times – Peter McGuire “The advice is clear: study languages, go for an IT course, get a job in construction, think about science and engineering. This, students are told, is where the jobs will be when they graduate in 2019 or 2020. The advice...

Could Ireland become a leading country for studying Chinese?

TheJournal.ie – Staff Writer “THE TIES BETWEEN China and Ireland are growing thanks to two new initiatives being introduced by Trinity College Dublin (TCD)…The university said that the new MA programme “aims to produce graduates equipped with the...

Lack of language skills hurting Irish jobseekers

Irish Examiner – Conall Ó Fátharta “Irish jobseekers are missing out on careers and business opportunities due to a lack of foreign language skills… large multinationals such as Google, Facebook, and Twitter had their European headquarters here due...