The “Steps-2-Success” Programme won the 2011 AHECS* Employability Award. The announcement was made at the Gradireland Graduate Recruitment Awards in the Mansion House in Dublin on the 13th April. Louise Nagle, “Steps-2-Success” Programme Co-ordinator and Mary Lucey Head of Creative Media Department accepted the award on behalf of the Institute.
*The Association for Higher Education Careers Services (AHECS) is the representative body for higher education Careers Services across the 27 Universities and Institutes of Technology in Ireland. The combined member services interact with the 180,000 students studying in the higher education sector, and particularly with the 50,000 students preparing for graduation
L-R Seamus McEvoy (UCC), Minister Frances Fitgerald (TD) Louise Nagle (IT, Tralee), Mary Lucey (IT, Tralee) Mark Mitchell (gradireland)