Keith Pigott takes Second Prize in the National Knorr Student Chef of the Year Competition

Keith Pigott takes Second Prize in the National Knorr Student Chef of the Year Competition
IT Tralee Students takes Second Prize in the National Knorr Student Chef of the Year Competition Keith Pigott from IT Tralee, took 2nd Prize in the 15th annual Knorr Student Chef of the Year competition.
Apr 25, 2012 Read More


IT Tralee offers new MA in Creative Media for September 2012

IT Tralee offers new MA in Creative Media for September 2012
Department of Creative Media and Information Technology offers new MA in Creative Media for September 2012. Applications now invited for new Masters Programme in Creative Media. Deadline for applications Friday 8th June, 2012.
Apr 25, 2012 Read More


Irish Whale and Dolphin Group Co-ordinator, Dr. Simon Berrow visits Tourism Students

Irish Whale and Dolphin Group Co-ordinator, Dr. Simon Berrow visits Tourism Students
Irish Whale and Dolphin Group Co-ordinator, Dr Simon Berrow visits Tourism Students @ IT Tralee. Organised by Fiona Tobin, the lecture was attended by students of BA Adventure Tourism, BA Travel and Tourism & BA Wildlife Biology.
Apr 25, 2012 Read More


Spin South West and The Fanzini Brothers 'as Gaeilge' at ITT!

Spin South West and The Fanzini Brothers 'as Gaeilge' at ITT!
Spin South West and The Fanzini Brothers will provide music and lively entertainment to launch Seachtain na Gaeilge in the ITT on Monday, March 12th at 1pm in the stylish new Plaza area in the North Campus in Dromtacker.
Apr 25, 2012 Read More


European Congress of Adapted Physical Activity 2012

European Congress of Adapted Physical Activity 2012
We have extended the deadline for abstract submissions to January 15th at midnight so why not submit a Presentation, Poster, Video or a Practical and get a chance to showcase your work to a European/world audience.
Jan 5, 2012 Read More


FITTSPORT 2012 Conference details announced by IT, Tralee

FITTSPORT 2012 Conference details announced by IT, Tralee
As the new year begins and as resolutions are made by many in terms of their exercise activity, this week the IT Tralee announced details of their annual FITTSPORT Conference which takes place on Fri Feb 17th at the Carlton Hotel.
Jan 12, 2012 Read More


IT, Tralee's New Mature Student Study Skills Guide

IT, Tralee's New Mature Student Study Skills Guide
This week saw the launch of The IT, Tralee's new Mature Student Study Skills guide. The guide forms part of a larger project resourced by the Dormant Accounts Fund which provides learning support for mature students at the Institute.
Jan 30, 2012 Read More


Proposal to establish The Munster Technological University

Proposal to establish The Munster Technological University
Three Institutes of Technology in the region are coming together to create the Munster Technological University (MTU), a new university which will draw on, and enhance, this reputation by providing world class education and research.
Jan 31, 2012 Read More


Empowerment through Sport - from Research to Action

Empowerment through Sport - from Research to Action
EUCAPA Conference, 6-8th May 2012, will have a strong focus on national and international research and case studies which inform day to day practice in relation to the inclusion and empowerment of people with disabilities in sport.
Apr 24, 2012 Read More


Hospitality and Bar Students at IT Tralee

Hospitality and Bar Students at IT Tralee "Shaken, not stirred"
Recently students on the Bar Supervision, Hospitality Studies and Restaurant Operations Management programmes at the Hotel Culinary and Tourism Department at IT Tralee, received a Master Class in the Art of Cocktail Making
Feb 1, 2012 Read More


Students Marshall Plans into place at Young Entrepreneur Buissness Boot Camp

Students Marshall Plans into place at Young Entrepreneur Buissness Boot Camp
An entrepreneur told students in Tralee that her idea will top £1million in sales in 2012. Jane Ni Dhulchaointigh, told 600 students at the YEP Business Boot Camp that naivety is probably the best asset that young people have.
Feb 3, 2012 Read More


IT HCT Students gain Top International Scholarships

IT HCT Students gain Top International Scholarships
Two Students from the IT have been chosen to take part in two International Scholarships. They are Thomas Enright a 2nd year Culinary Arts student at the Institute from Listowel and Keith Pigott also a 2nd year Culinary Arts student.
May 21, 2012 Read More


Keith Pigott Culinary Arts gets Scholarship to Germany

Keith Pigott Culinary Arts gets Scholarship to Germany
Having finished college in May I was due to start work in Global Village in Dingle pretty much straight away however after winning the IT Tralee pastry competition....
Nov 20, 2012 Read More


Now Calling Applicants for Phase 2 of the New Frontiers Programme

Now Calling Applicants for Phase 2 of the New Frontiers Programme
Applicants who have innovative business idea and plan to establish and run their own company are now invited to apply for Phase 2 of the programme, which can help accelerate their business development to start and grow a company.
Apr 26, 2012 Read More


German-Based Chefs delivered a series of Culinary Master Classes

German-Based Chefs delivered a series of Culinary Master Classes
Top German-Based Chefs Liam McMahon and Thomas Kraus delivered a series of Culinary Master Classes to 2nd year Culinary Arts students at IT Tralee last week. Chefs and students cooked up a storm for the 80 guests.
Feb 20, 2012 Read More


Shannon ABC's Open Innovation 2012

Shannon ABC's Open Innovation 2012
Shannon ABC are hosting a Conference on Open Innovation on the 4th and 5th of April which will bring together leaders in Industry with the world class research and development scientists operating in Ireland.
Feb 2, 2012 Read More


IT Tralee to offer New Frontiers Enterprise Programme

IT Tralee to offer New Frontiers Enterprise Programme
New Frontiers is Ireland's national entrepreneur development programme that is delivered at a local level by the IT. It is designed to help people who have an innovative business idea, to establish and run your own companies.
Mar 28, 2012 Read More


20% of Kerry Technology Park Workforce are IT Tralee Graduates

20% of Kerry Technology Park Workforce are IT Tralee Graduates
A new study has revealed that sixty three of the 350 employees at Kerry Technology Park are graduates of the IT, Tralee almost 20% of the workforce. The graduates, are mostly from Business Studies and Technology disciplines.
Mar 5, 2012 Read More


CAIPE definition for Interprofessional Education

CAIPE definition for Interprofessional Education
The Institute of Technology Tralee has embraced interprofessional education and practice and since the launch of CAIPE IRL in 2007, we have provided annual conferences and/or workshops for professionals in academia and practice.
Mar 7, 2012 Read More


Minister Jimmy Deenihan in attendance at Industrial Site Visit to Mark Collaborative Research Activities

Minister Jimmy Deenihan in attendance at Industrial Site Visit to Mark Collaborative Research Activities
Friday March 9th, Dairymaster Technical Director Dr. Edmond Harty hosted a visit to the company by a group from Enterprise Ireland and IT Tralee to mark the collaborative research activities of Dairymaster and the Institute.
Mar 13, 2012 Read More


Adventure Tourism Management Hit the Surf in Portugal

Adventure Tourism Management Hit the Surf in Portugal
Our 4th year Adventure Tourism Management students recently returned from a cycle and surf expedition in Portugal. The group cycled between the main surf hotspots on the south west coast carrying all their gear on the bikes.
Apr 19, 2012 Read More


"If the euro fails, Europe fails" motion of annual EU debate at the IT, Tralee
"If the euro fails, Europe fails" is the motion for debate at this year’s annual EU debate at the IT, Tralee. The event takes place in the North Campus, Solas building 7p.m. Monday 26th March.
Mar 22, 2012 Read More


2nd Year Culinary Arts Students Food Tour

2nd Year Culinary Arts Students Food Tour
Second year Higher Certificate in Arts in Culinary Arts students had the pleasure of attending and meeting with some of Kerry and Corks finest purveyors of artisan produce and products on Wednesday 21st March.
Apr 11, 2012 Read More


B'SPOKE KERRY SEMINAR - Developing Cycle Tourism in Kerry - The Challenges & Opportunities

B'SPOKE KERRY SEMINAR - Developing Cycle Tourism in Kerry - The Challenges & Opportunities
The ITT runs a Certificate in Tourism Entrepreneurship under the Labour Market Activisation Programme to equip students with a skills set to consider setting up their own tourism businesses.
Apr 27, 2012 Read More


EUCAPA Conference 2012 hosted by IT, Tralee

EUCAPA Conference 2012 hosted by IT, Tralee
President of The Institute of Technology, Tralee Dr. Oliver Murphy today announced plans for sixteen million euro international sports academy building creating one hundred and fifty construction jobs.
May 22, 2012 Read More


A lecturer in applied social studies at IT Tralee has co-edited a major new book

A lecturer in applied social studies at IT Tralee has co-edited a major new book
Dr. Colm O'Doherty is the co-editor of Community Development: Theory, Policy and Practice, which has been launched by Fergus Finlay, CEO of Barnardos. The new textbook introduces the theories and practices of community development.
May 24, 2012 Read More


ITT improve job prospects with 8 new Springboard courses

ITT improve job prospects with 8 new Springboard courses
IT, Tralee announced 8 new Springboard courses that will be delivered by the Institute from 17th September. The Institute was awarded €300,000 on a range of courses from Export Sales/Marketing, Quality Management...
May 24, 2012 Read More


Transition Year Media Awards

Transition Year Media Awards
The Dept. of Creative Media and Information Technology held a Transition Year Media Awards night on 29th May. Attended by transition year students, their parents and families, transition year co-ordinators and school principles
May 29, 2012 Read More


Learning Programming from Scratch

Learning Programming from Scratch
Thur. 24th May saw 150 Transition Year students from around Kerry participated in the first IT Tralee Scratch Day. Scratch is a programming language that makes it easy to create interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art.
Jun 6, 2012 Read More


IT Tralee Computing Student wins first MONEX Financial Services Award

IT Tralee Computing Student wins first MONEX Financial Services Award
IT Tralee 3rd Year BSc. Computing with Software Development student Kevin Smith, received the award for Outstanding Third Year C# Programmer sponsored by MONEX Financial Services.
Jun 7, 2012 Read More


Culinary Lecturers from IT Tralee present at Gastronomy Symposium

Culinary Lecturers from IT Tralee present at Gastronomy Symposium
On June 5th and 6th DIT held a major gastronomy symposium. The aim was to attract gastronomic and food researchers to discuss and present papers regarding gastronomy: past, present and future.
Jun 8, 2012 Read More


IT, Tralee launches Irish Academy of Hospitality and Tourism

IT, Tralee launches Irish Academy of Hospitality and Tourism
Today, Friday 8th June sees the launch of the Irish Academy of Hospitality & Tourism (IAHT) at the Hotel, Culinary & Tourism Restaurant at the Institute of Technology, Tralee.
Jun 8, 2012 Read More


The Computing Department, IT Tralee

The Computing Department, IT Tralee
The Department of Computing in IT Tralee has been aware of a decline in the number of students studying programming at third level.
Nov 20, 2012 Read More


Traveller Pride Week acknowledged by Certificates Awarded to the Traveller Community at the IT, Tralee

Traveller Pride Week acknowledged by Certificates Awarded to the Traveller Community at the IT, Tralee
Monday 18th June saw the presentation of certificates to members of the Traveller Community at the IT, Tralee. 14 women successfully completed a HETAC Level 6 Module in Culinary Operations from the BA in Culinary Arts Programme.
Jun 22, 2012 Read More


IT, Tralee launches BSc in Agricultural Science

IT, Tralee launches BSc in Agricultural Science
IT, Tralee announced on Friday 22nd June that a BSc in Agricultural Science will be offered and delivered by the Institute from September. The 3 year course will provide students with a strong scientific and business foundation.
Jun 22, 2012 Read More


IT, Tralee Brings Dance Performance to Krakow

IT, Tralee Brings Dance Performance to Krakow
A group of dancers recently represented the Institute of Technology, Tralee at a special performance in Krakow, Poland. The performance was part of an innovative Grundtvig Learning Partnership project X-TREAT...
Jul 18, 2012 Read More


International Medical Commencement Programme ( IMCP ) receives NUI Accreditation

International Medical Commencement Programme ( IMCP ) receives NUI Accreditation
The International Medical Commencement Programme ( IMCP ), jointly delivered by the RCSI and the IT Tralee , has been accredited by the National University of Ireland as a Certificate in Biomedical Sciences (a Special Purpose Award).
Aug 9, 2012 Read More


IT, Tralee, Kerry Education Service and FÁS Announce Collaborative Publication

IT, Tralee, Kerry Education Service and FÁS Announce Collaborative Publication
The IT, Tralee, Kerry Education Service and FÁS recently announced their first collaborative publication 'Kerry Adult Education and Training Course Directory 2012' The directory lists the adult  training courses in Kerry.
Aug 13, 2012 Read More


INCLUSIVE KERRY!

INCLUSIVE KERRY!
The CARA Centre are running a Disability Inclusion Training (DIT) Course on Sat 1st of Sept in Presentation School Hall. The course is designed to give people inspiration to adapt their sessions for participants with a disability.
Aug 28, 2012 Read More


ITT Careers Fair Wednesday 3rd October 2012 11.00am - 2.00pm

ITT Careers Fair Wednesday 3rd October 2012 11.00am - 2.00pm
ITT Careers Fair Wednesday 3rd October 2012 11.00am - 2.00pm (10.30am Setup) Main Library, North Campus, Institute of Technology Tralee.
Sep 5, 2012 Read More


The Apprentice Chef is launched at the Hotel Culinary and Tourism Department at IT Tralee

The Apprentice Chef is launched at the Hotel Culinary and Tourism Department at IT Tralee
The Apprentice Chef creates a wonderful opportunity for Secondary Schools - a culinary blend of cooking demonstrations, internship and €1,000 prize money!
Sep 17, 2012 Read More


IT Tralee Chef is part of Celtic Cook off winning team 2012

IT Tralee Chef is part of Celtic Cook off winning team 2012
200 food enthusiasts packed West Cork Hotel in Skibbereen Wed 12th Sept and watched six top chefs representing Ireland, Scotland, Brittany, the Isle of Man, Wales and Cornwall cooked their best to win the 2012 Celtic Cook Off.
Sep 17, 2012 Read More


IT, Tralee Host Food 4 Thought Event On Wednesday 17th October

IT, Tralee Host Food 4 Thought Event On Wednesday 17th October
On Wednesday 17th October the Hotel, Culinary and Tourism Department at the Institute of Technology, Tralee will host the inaugural Food 4 Thought event.
Sep 19, 2012 Read More


New Engineering Orientation Programme for Students at IT, Tralee

New Engineering Orientation Programme for Students at IT, Tralee
First year engineering students from the School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) at the Institute of Technology, Tralee recently took part in the first Engineering Orientation Programme
Oct 16, 2012 Read More


New Frontiers Success at IT, Tralee

New Frontiers Success at IT, Tralee
Companies participating on the New Frontiers entrepreneur development programme at IT, Tralee recently raised funding in excess of €60,000. Caroline McCarron of Niche Protein and Lorraine Scroope of wizZki were both awarded....
Oct 24, 2012 Read More


DUBLIN IS THE DESTINATION FOR ITTRALEE TOURISM STUDENTS

DUBLIN IS THE DESTINATION FOR ITTRALEE TOURISM STUDENTS
Second Year BA Travel and Tourism Management and BA Adventure Tourism Management students had Dublin in their sights as they travelled from Tralee to experience the Culture and Heritage product on offer in the capita....
Nov 14, 2012 Read More


HCT students attend the Association of Irish Festivals & Events Conference in Galway

HCT students attend the Association of Irish Festivals & Events Conference in Galway
Thirteen third year travel and tourism management and adventure tourism management degree students from IT, Tralee , recently attended the two day Association of Irish Festivals & Events conference in Ballinasloe, Co. Galway.
Nov 28, 2012 Read More


Enda Grennan's Show

Enda Grennan's Show "Chimaera" advanced interactive dance performance
Congratulations to Enda Grennan, Music Technology Lecturer, Creative Media Department of the Institute of Technology, Tralee whose dance performance "CHIMAERA" was held in the Bell Table Theatre, Limerick, last week.
Nov 2, 2012 Read More


Dr Pat Doody, Board Chairman of RFID in Europe received the ID Community Award in Frankfurt

Dr Pat Doody, Board Chairman of RFID in Europe received the ID Community Award in Frankfurt
Dr Pat Doody, Lecturer in the Computing Department at the Institute of Technology, Tralee and Board Chairman of RFID in Europe received the ID Community Award in Frankfurt, October 16, 2012.
Nov 7, 2012 Read More


Congratulations to our 1,000 graduates 0f  2012 at IT,Tralee

Congratulations to our 1,000 graduates 0f 2012 at IT,Tralee
The Governing Body, Management and Staff of the Institute of Technology, Tralee wish to congratulate our 1,000 graduates.
Nov 9, 2012 Read More


IT, Tralee Welcomes over 1,000 Potential Students at Open Day 2012

IT, Tralee Welcomes over 1,000 Potential Students at Open Day 2012
The Institute of Technology, Tralee, last Friday 9th November, welcomed potential students and their families to its annual Open Day. The ever-popular event was held from 9.30am to 1.00pm at both the North and South Campus
Nov 9, 2012 Read More


Department of Creative Media and Computing - Open Day 2012

Department of Creative Media and Computing - Open Day 2012
The Department of Creative Media and Computing provided a very colourful and exciting exhibition of photographs, films, animations, graphics, computer games, electronics, portfolios and projects for students to examine and explore.
Nov 16, 2012 Read More


IT, Tralee Graduate named Euro-Toques Young Chef of the Year 2012 Finalist

IT, Tralee Graduate named Euro-Toques Young Chef of the Year 2012 Finalist
An IT, Tralee graduate of the Higher Certificate in Culinary Arts, John O’Connor, has been announced as a finalist in the Euro-Toques Young Chef of the Year 2012 competition.
Nov 21, 2012 Read More


Creative Media Lecturer Produces Second Album!

Creative Media Lecturer Produces Second Album!
Congratulations to Donnacha Twomey, Lecturer in TV, Radio and New Media Broadcasting, Creative Media Department of Institute of Technology, Tralee who launched his second album “Level Crossing”.
Nov 26, 2012 Read More


Bank of Ireland Sponsors Lunch Clubs @ Tom Crean Business Centre

Bank of Ireland Sponsors Lunch Clubs @ Tom Crean Business Centre
Today, Friday 30th November sees the launch of a series of networking lunch time events which will be held on the last Friday of every month at the IT, Tralee North Campus.
Dec 4, 2012 Read More


ITT- first worldwide to receive UNESCO Chair in Inclusive PE, Sport, Recreation and Fitness

ITT- first worldwide to receive UNESCO Chair in Inclusive PE, Sport, Recreation and Fitness
The Institute of Technology, Tralee (ITT) is delighted to announce that it has been awarded the United Nations Education, Science and Culture Organisation (UNESCO) Chair.
Dec 4, 2012 Read More


IT, Tralee Music Technology Students Create a World Wide YouTube Hit

IT, Tralee Music Technology Students Create a World Wide YouTube Hit
Music Technology students at IT, Tralee Eoin O'Leary, from Tralee and David Williams, from Killarney have created a YouTube clip entitled 'Pulp Fiction Kerry Shtyle' which has become a world-wide hit viewed over 170,000 times.
Dec 14, 2012 Read More


Students' Fields of Dreams - ITT Announces Sports Scholarships for 2012/2013

Students' Fields of Dreams - ITT Announces Sports Scholarships for 2012/2013
Thirty four of the country’s best young sports stars have been awarded Sports Scholarships by the Institute of Technology, Tralee (IT, Tralee) for 2012/2013 it was revealed last week.
Dec 17, 2012 Read More