Keith Pigott takes Second Prize in the National Knorr Student Chef of the Year Competition Apr 25, 2012

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.

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IT Tralee offers new MA in Creative Media for September 2012 Apr 25, 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.

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Irish Whale and Dolphin Group Co-ordinator, Dr. Simon Berrow visits Tourism Students Apr 25, 2012

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.

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Spin South West and The Fanzini Brothers 'as Gaeilge' at ITT! Apr 25, 2012

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.

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European Congress of Adapted Physical Activity 2012 Jan 5, 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.

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FITTSPORT 2012 Conference details announced by IT, Tralee Jan 12, 2012

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.

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IT, Tralee's New Mature Student Study Skills Guide Jan 30, 2012

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.

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Proposal to establish The Munster Technological University Jan 31, 2012

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.

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Empowerment through Sport - from Research to Action Apr 24, 2012

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.

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Hospitality and Bar Students at IT Tralee Feb 1, 2012

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

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Students Marshall Plans into place at Young Entrepreneur Buissness Boot Camp Feb 3, 2012

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.

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IT HCT Students gain Top International Scholarships May 21, 2012

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.

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Keith Pigott Culinary Arts gets Scholarship to Germany Nov 20, 2012

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....

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Now Calling Applicants for Phase 2 of the New Frontiers Programme Apr 26, 2012

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.

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German-Based Chefs delivered a series of Culinary Master Classes Feb 20, 2012

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.

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Shannon ABC's Open Innovation 2012 Feb 2, 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.

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IT Tralee to offer New Frontiers Enterprise Programme Mar 28, 2012

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.

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20% of Kerry Technology Park Workforce are IT Tralee Graduates Mar 5, 2012

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.

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CAIPE definition for Interprofessional Education Mar 7, 2012

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.

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Minister Jimmy Deenihan in attendance at Industrial Site Visit to Mark Collaborative Research Activities Mar 13, 2012

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.

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Adventure Tourism Management Hit the Surf in Portugal Apr 19, 2012

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.

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Mar 22, 2012

"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.

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2nd Year Culinary Arts Students Food Tour Apr 11, 2012

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.

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B'SPOKE KERRY SEMINAR - Developing Cycle Tourism in Kerry - The Challenges & Opportunities Apr 27, 2012

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.

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EUCAPA Conference 2012 hosted by IT, Tralee May 22, 2012

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.

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A lecturer in applied social studies at IT Tralee has co-edited a major new book  May 24, 2012

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.

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ITT improve job prospects with 8 new Springboard courses May 24, 2012

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...

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Transition Year Media Awards May 29, 2012

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

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Learning Programming from Scratch Jun 6, 2012

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.

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IT Tralee Computing Student wins first MONEX Financial Services Award Jun 7, 2012

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.

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Culinary Lecturers from IT Tralee present at Gastronomy Symposium Jun 8, 2012

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.

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IT, Tralee launches Irish Academy of Hospitality and Tourism Jun 8, 2012

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.

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The Computing Department, IT Tralee Nov 20, 2012

The Department of Computing in IT Tralee has been aware of a decline in the number of students studying programming at third level.

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Traveller Pride Week acknowledged by Certificates Awarded to the Traveller Community at the IT, Tralee Jun 22, 2012

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.

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IT, Tralee launches BSc in Agricultural Science Jun 22, 2012

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.

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IT, Tralee Brings Dance Performance to Krakow Jul 18, 2012

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...

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International Medical Commencement Programme ( IMCP ) receives NUI Accreditation Aug 9, 2012

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).

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IT, Tralee, Kerry Education Service and FÁS Announce Collaborative Publication Aug 13, 2012

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.

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INCLUSIVE KERRY! Aug 28, 2012

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.

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ITT Careers Fair Wednesday 3rd October 2012 11.00am - 2.00pm Sep 5, 2012

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

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The Apprentice Chef is launched at the Hotel Culinary and Tourism Department at IT Tralee Sep 17, 2012

The Apprentice Chef creates a wonderful opportunity for Secondary Schools - a culinary blend of cooking demonstrations, internship and €1,000 prize money!

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IT Tralee Chef is part of Celtic Cook off winning team 2012 Sep 17, 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.

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IT, Tralee Host Food 4 Thought Event On Wednesday 17th October Sep 19, 2012

On Wednesday 17th October the Hotel, Culinary and Tourism Department at the Institute of Technology, Tralee will host the inaugural Food 4 Thought event.

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New Engineering Orientation Programme for Students at IT, Tralee Oct 16, 2012

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

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New Frontiers Success at IT, Tralee Oct 24, 2012

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....

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DUBLIN IS THE DESTINATION FOR ITTRALEE TOURISM STUDENTS Nov 14, 2012

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....

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HCT students attend the Association of Irish Festivals & Events Conference in Galway Nov 28, 2012

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.

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Enda Grennan's Show Nov 2, 2012

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.

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Dr Pat Doody, Board Chairman of RFID in Europe received the ID Community Award in Frankfurt Nov 7, 2012

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.

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Congratulations to our 1,000 graduates 0f  2012 at IT,Tralee Nov 9, 2012

The Governing Body, Management and Staff of the Institute of Technology, Tralee wish to congratulate our 1,000 graduates.

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IT, Tralee Welcomes over 1,000 Potential Students at Open Day 2012 Nov 9, 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

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Department of Creative Media and Computing - Open Day 2012 Nov 16, 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.

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IT, Tralee Graduate named Euro-Toques Young Chef of the Year 2012 Finalist Nov 21, 2012

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.

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Creative Media Lecturer Produces Second Album! Nov 26, 2012

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”.

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Bank of Ireland Sponsors Lunch Clubs @ Tom Crean Business Centre Dec 4, 2012

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.

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ITT- first worldwide to receive UNESCO Chair in Inclusive PE, Sport, Recreation and Fitness Dec 4, 2012

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.

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IT, Tralee Music Technology Students Create a World Wide YouTube Hit Dec 14, 2012

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.

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Students' Fields of Dreams - ITT Announces Sports Scholarships for 2012/2013 Dec 17, 2012

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.

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