October 2017

Taster Session for incoming First Years

Sun, Oct 29, 2017

A Transition  programme has been run very successfully over the past few years for incoming First Year students. This year  we are running  four sessions: three before Christmas and one after Christmas.

Mercy College Fitness Centre

Thu, Oct 26, 2017

Mercy College Fitness Centre

New classes commencing

Tuesday evenings 6.15 p.m. – Zumba with Barbara

 Starts Tuesday 7th November for 5 Weeks (€40 for 5 sessions or €10 per individual session)

Thursday evenings 7.30 p.m. – Flow Yoga

TY Physics Experience at Trinity College Dublin

Wed, Oct 25, 2017

Congratulations to  Catherine Flanagan and Eve Lunn  who have bben awarded a place on the TY Physics Experience at Trinity College Dublin from November 6th to November 10th. We wish them well in this marvellous opportunity and look forward to hearing of their experiences.

BT Young Scientist Exhibition 2018

Wed, Oct 25, 2017

Congratulations to the two Fifth Year groups who have qualified to take part in the BT  YoungScienceist Exhibition in the RDS Dublin in January 2018.The two groups are : Julie Gaine, Grainne Redmond, and Carol Ann Monaghan and Rosaleen Keehan, Amy Keenan and Molly Budd.

We wish them well in their preparations.

Fitness Classes at Mercy College

Wed, Oct 25, 2017

Mercy College Fitness Centre

New classes commencing

Tuesday evenings 6.15 p.m. – Zumba with Barbara

 Starts Tuesday 7th November for 5 Weeks (€40 for 5 sessions or €10 per individual session)

Thursday evenings 7.30 p.m. – Flow Yoga

DCU Presentation

Tue, Oct 24, 2017

Mr John Cooper of Dublin City University recently gave a presentation on the College and its facilities to 5th and 6th Year students.

First Year Parents Mass

Tue, Oct 24, 2017

The First Year Parents Mass was celebrated by Fr Declan Boyce. Music  was under the direction of Ms McIntyre  and Ms Dufficy. After the Mass a presentation on the new Junior Cert. was given by Ms Jackie Dillon , Donegal Education Centre.The evening was a very fitting start to the new academic year.

Senior Hockey Connacht League

Tue, Oct 24, 2017

Mercy College played against Salerno Galway in the Senior Hockey Connacht League Competition on Tuesday 10th October. After a tightly fought match Salerno emerged as winners with a score of Salerno 1 to Mercy 0.

LCA class visit Abbvie

Tue, Oct 24, 2017

The LCA class recently visited Abbvie Finisklin as part of the Business in the Community Programme.