CAO: Many Choices, One Decision: Choose IT, Tralee
5.1.2011 In preparation for the CAO closing date of February 1st, the IT, Tralee will host a series of Student Information Sessions and CAO Online Workshops on Tuesday the 11th and Wednesday the 12th of January at the ITT, North Campus.

ITT Confirms discussions with other educational Institutes
18.1.2011 IT, Tralee has today confirmed that it is in discussions with a view to the creation of a Technological University with Cork and Waterford Institutes of Technology.

Business Boot Camp - Young Entrepreneur Programme 2011
27.1.2011 Friday the 4th of February will see some of Ireland's top entrepreneurs descend on the Brandon Hotel in Co. Kerry for the annual Business Boot Camp, part of the Young Entrepreneur Programme 2011.

Unique Programme sees ITT and KTP Connect
2.2.2011 The IT, Tralee in partnership with the Kerry Technology Park (KTP) are pleased to announce details of a new initiative called ITT/KTP Connect. This innovative programme, will see third year students on the Instituteâ¿¿s programmes assume the role of Media Consultants for companies within the Park from now until May 2011.

Health & Leisure Students Artic Adventure
18.2.2011 Third year students from the BSc in Health, Fitness and Leisure at IT,Tralee are completing a ten day journey in Arctic Finland. Departing Ireland on 23rd February

Adult Learners Festival at IT, Tralee
23.2.2011 The fifth annual nationwide Adult Learners' Festival will take place from February 21st to February 25th 2011.  The festival is a week-long celebration of adult learning coordinated by AONTAS, the National Adult Learning Organisation. 

IT, Tralee Students to Represent Ireland in CIOB Finals in the UK
3.3.2011 A group of students from the IT, Tralee were recently announced winners of the Chartered Institute of Builders (CIOB) Regional Student Challenges and will now represent Ireland in the UK & Ireland finals which will be held on March 31st in the CIOB Head Quarters, Englemere, England.

Course Opportunity for Redundant Apprentices and Craft Person
30.3.2011 The Institute of Technology, Tralee is pleased to announce details of the Certificate in Craft Transferable Skills Programme which will commence at the Institute on Monday April 18th.

European Culinary Tourism Conference
31.3.2011 The Institute of Technology Tralee recently attended the inaugural European Culinary Tourism Conference, held in Vienna, Austria this month.

IT Tralee Culinary Arts Student wins National Pork Recipe Competition
5.4.2011 Keith Pigott, a First Year Culinary Arts student at IT Tralee, won the national competition for best pork recipe, as part of the Pork experience, which is a nationwide initiative run by Bord Bia.

IT, Tralee Volunteering Fair 2011
12.4.2011 Third year Youth and Community Work Practice students at the Institute of Technology Tralee hosted a ⿿Volunteering Fair⿝ in the IT, Tralee North Campus, on Tuesday the 5th April, 2011.

Experiential Taster Programme in Professional Cookery
13.4.2011 On Friday, April 1st at 2.30pm at the Institute of Technology, Tralee  Hotel, Catering and Tourism Building, North Campus, TJ O'Connor, Head of Section and Lecturer of the Hotel, Catering and Tourism Department presented Certificates of Achievement to a group of 16 Traveller Women from Killarney ...

ITT President welcomes opportunity for University in Kerry
13.1.2011 The President of IT, Tralee Michael Carmody welcomed the publication of the National Strategy for Higher Education to 2030,  commissioned by the Minister for Education and Skills, Mary Coughlan which was officially launched in Dublin on Tuesday.

Steps-2-Success Programme
15.4.2011 A new Institute of Technology, Tralee initiative entitled the â¿¿Steps-2-Success⿝ Programme has won the 2011 AHECS* Employability Award. The announcement was made at the Gradireland Graduate Recruitment Awards in the Mansion House in Dublin on Wednesday night last, the 13th April. 

Tralee Culinary Students experience the best Ireland has to offer
6.5.2011 Our group trip away to MacNean House (Blackloin, Co. Cavan), The Organic Centre (Rossinver, Co. Leitrim) and Kettyle Irish Foods (Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh) was a great experience for all participants.

Born To Run IT Tralee Marathon Club
6.5.2011 On May 1 st 2011, the first 13 members of the Born To Run IT Tralee Marathon Club successfully completed the full 26.2 miles of the Great Limerick Run

IT Tralee Commences Innovative EU Project
9.5.2011 The Institute of Technology, Tralee are pleased to announce details of an innovative project they have just embarked upon with a number of European partners from Austria, Poland, Spain, Romania and Italy. The project involves engagement across various educational organisations and development agencies in each of the partner countries.

SciFest 2011 at IT Tralee
11.5.2011 Post-primary students from schools in Kerry attended the SciFest 2011 exhibition at the Institute of Technology, Tralee on May 10th. SciFest is a series of one day science fairs funded by Intel Ireland and Discover Science and Engineering as project partners and hosted nationwide by the Institutes of Technology.

New competition programme for Culinary Students at I.T.T
19.4.2011 This year the Institute of Technology Tralee initiated a new training programme for their first year student chefs, encouraging them to participate in competition work. The idea behind the initiative is to begin a programme which will be run annually training first year chefs in the art and skill of competition work.

South West Specialist Training Programme in General Practice this July
23.5.2011 July will see the first cohort of trainees graduate from the South West Specialist Training Programme in General Practice; one of 14 programmes run nationwide by the Irish College of General Practitioners. 

IT Tralee Students lead the way in Creative Media
23.5.2011 The Institute of Technology Tralee, have teamed up with Mercy Secondary School and CBS The Green, Tralee to run an innovative Transition Year Teaching Programme (TYTP), where third year students from the IT, Tralee facilitated Media workshops for Transition Year pupils from both schools.

IT, Tralee Appoints Acting President
8.2.2011 The Institute of Technology, Tralee is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Oliver Murphy as Acting President. This follows the appointment of the current President Michael Carmody as President of Galway-Mayo Institute of Technology.

IT Tralee hosts annual EU Debate on Wednesday February 23rd 2011
15.2.2011 The Institute of Technology, Tralee’s 8th Annual EU Debate takes place on Wednesday 23rd February in L108 (Solás Building) at the Institutes North Campus at 7.30 p.m.

IT, Tralee Annual Sports Awards celebrating Student Achievement in Sport
18.4.2011 The highlight of the student sporting calendar, the IT Tralee Annual Sports Awards were held last night in the Earl of Desmond Hotel, Tralee.  Four hundred guests attended the function as students, staff, sponsors and invited guests assembled to celebrate student achievement and participation in sport.

4th Annual Adapted Physical Activity Conference
13.5.2011 The IT, Tralee in partnership with the CARA Adapted Physical Activity Centre and the Irish Sports Council are pleased to announce details of the 4th National Adapted Physical Activity Conference which will take place at the Institute of Technology, Tralee on the 6th and 7th of May.

Adventure Tourism Students Guide the Way
23.5.2011 Participants of the KDYS â¿¿Just Us⿝ youth programme were blessed by the good weather during  their recent two day walking expedition in the Macgillycuddy's Reeks under the guidance of Adventure Tourism Management students from the Institute of Technology, Tralee.

Springboard 2011 New Programmes for Unemployed at ITT
26.5.2011 As part of the Governmentâ¿¿s new Springboard initiative The Institute of Technology, Tralee today unveiled a range of programmes which will be offered on a part-time basis this September. Nationally, Springboard will provide 6,000 new places on higher education programmes for unemployed people.

IT Tralee Culinary Arts Degree student in National Food Innovation Awards final
2.6.2011 The inaugural National Third Level Student Innovation Awards (Food Product Development), were hosted by GMIT on Wednesday, 1st Jun,e and ITT can be proud of Kay Lanigan Ryan (BA Culinary Arts 200), who was one of seven finalist, from across the countr,y chosen to compete for the grand final prize.

Institute of Technology, Tralee Appoints President
2.6.2011 The Institute of Technology, Tralee is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Oliver Murphy as President. Dr. Murphys appointment was ratified at a meeting of the Institute’s Governing Body on Tuesday June 2nd 2011 for a five year period.

IT Tralee hosts the Irish Innovative User Group Conference
8.7.2011 IT Tralee hosted this year’s Conference on Thursday 30th June to Friday 1st July, and with over 70 delegates in attendance, the event was both informative and thought provoking, focusing on how library services can be best maximised through co-operation and innovation.

Creative Computing Summer Camps 2011
19.8.2011 For a number of years now, the Department of Computing and Mathematics at the Institute of Technology, Tralee has been delivering a “Lego Robotics Summer Camp” for children aged 7-12yrs, during the months of July and August.

1,300 New Entrants to the Institute of Technology, Tralee this September
25.8.2011 The Institute of Technology, Tralee will welcome over 1,300 new students this September, the largest intake since the college opened.

Minister Quinn announces eligibility change to Springboard
5.9.2011 The Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn T.D., has announced that the requirement to be out of work for six months or more to access a Springboard programme will be relaxed for the final phase of recruitment to Springboard 2011.

21.9.2011 On Friday, September 16th 2011, DIASPORA – Igniting Kerry’s Economic Future, hosted by Jimmy Deenihan TD, Minister for Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.

Steps-2-Success at IT, Tralee in "Pre-boom era"
22.9.2011 Speaking at the opening of the new “Steps-2-Success” programme in the IT, Tralee on Wed 14 th Sept, Pat Falvey, Adventurer, Speaker and Entrepreneur explained that we are in a ‘ pre-boom ’ period as opposed to a recession.

18 year old entrepreneur wows Kerry students at Blue Sky Day
29.9.2011 An 18 year old entrepreneur who has three employees and a venture capital investment under his belt was the star of the show at the Young Entrepreneur Programme Blue Sky Day on Friday 23rd Sept. James Whelton, (CEO Disruptive Developments) gave a practical lesson on developing an app to the 700 second and third level students.

Dingle Pennisula Food & Wine Festival
4.10.2011 The 2011 Dingle Pennisula Food & Wine Festival was a great success again this year and members of staff and students from the Hotel, Culinary & Tourism Dept., of ITT played an integral part in that success.

I.T. Tralee students receive Galileo Travel Agency Certificates
12.10.2011 Students from the BA in Travel & Tourism Year 3 Programme receive their Introduction to Galileo Certificates and their Galileo Passports from Michael Crossan (Travel Agency Practices Lecturer). The Travel Agency programme is franchised by IT Tralee from the Academy of Travel in Waterford Airport.

Launch of NEW Affinity Credit Card for ITT Graduates
17.10.2011 The popular IT, Tralee Affinity Card has been re-redesigned by the Institute of Technology Tralee Alumni Association in association with Bank of Ireland. The newly-launched card features a striking image of the Business and Information Technology Building by night.

Adventure Tourism and Travel and Tourism Bring Casino Royale to Tralee
15.11.2011 Third year tourism management students at IT Tralee bring to you a ‘Casino Royale’ night! As part of their Events Operations Management Module.

Xcessible Inclusive Leisure Centre Initiative
15.11.2011 The Department of Justice and Equality has announced funding for the CARA Adapted Physical Activity Centre, a collaborative venture between IT Tralee and the Irish Sports Council to run a programme of inclusion for people with disabilities in sport. The initiative will be run in partnership with a number of leisure centres nationally.

IT Tralee Focuses on Culture and Heritage Tourism as Minister addresses students
25.11.2011 The Minister of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht Mr Jimmy Deenihan visited the Institute of Technology on Monday 21st November 2011.

Steps-2-Success Networking Event
25.11.2011 Industry professional mentors and students were formally introduced in the HCT restaurant, IT, Tralee on Wed evening the 23rd of November. The event was organised to assist final year students from third level education to the work place.

My Vision for Europe
9.12.2011 As part of the International Day held on Thursday 1st December, 2011 at the IT, Tralee, Transition Year students were presented with prizes acknowledging their success in the IT, Tralee “My Vision for Europe” competition.

Applications now open for the National Trainee Manager Development Programme
9.12.2011 The Institute of Technology, Tralee in partnership with the Irish Hotels Federation and Fáilte Ireland are pleased to announce details of the National Trainee Manager Development Programme....

Culinary Arts Students for Johnson and Wales Scholarship 2011
9.12.2011 Two students from IT Tralee have just completed a three month scholarship at Johnson and Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S.A. They were John O Connor and Patrick O Grady who graduated from Higher Certificate in Culinary Arts this year.

HCT Lecturers take part in International Development Programmes
19.12.2011 Maurice O'Brien, Lecturer in Culinary Arts with the HCT Dept. and in conjunction with Failte Ireland, attended a Technical Skills Development programme for Culinary Arts Lecturers at Ecole Gregoire Ferrandi (Paris) in June of this year.