Monthly Archives: June, 2013

@arastweets honorary degree @tcddublin

June 29th, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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Pictured on the occasion of the ceremony were: (l to r) The Dominican sister, Dr Margaret Mac Curtain, who was conferred with a Doctor in Literature (Litt.D), Dr Liisa Kauppinen former CEO of the Finnish Association of the Deaf who was conferred with a Doctor in Laws (LL.D), President Michael D Higgins who was conferred with a Doctor in Laws (LL.D), TCD Provost, Dr Patrick Prendergast, Musician and composer John Sheahan of The Dubliners who conferred with a Doctor in Music (Mus.D) and the Chancellor of the University, Mary Robinson.President of Ireland, Michael D Higgins, Irish Historian,  Dr Margaret Mac Curtain, The Dubliners’ John Sheahan and  the former CEO of the Finnish Association of the Deaf, Dr Liisa Kauppinen were conferred with Honorary Degrees at Trinity College Dublin

 

@SamsungMobile 500 balloons released with twenty golden tickets to win a GALAXY S4

June 26th, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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Message in a Balloon….Samsung Ireland Celebrates the Galaxy S4
Pictured shows Django McMahon (aged 8) as Samsung IT & Mobile Ireland celebrated its flagship handset, the GALAXY S4 (which surpassed 10 million unit sales worldwide in its first month) with an impromptu release of 500 multi coloured balloons at Merrion Square, Dublin. Concealed with the 500 balloons released are twenty golden tickets to win a GALAXY S4. Samsung are encouraging people to keep an eye in the Irish skies and subject to wind conditions the rest of Europe to see if a winning balloon floats their way. Who knows where they land or who will find them?
If you are lucky enough to find a Golden Galaxy S4 ticket to claim your prize post a picture of yourself with the golden ticket on Samsung’s Facebook page www.facebook.com/SamsungMobileIreland

@AnseoApp launch

June 26th, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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PIC SHOWS:  Colum Óg Mac Lochlainn – Director Diaga Ltd and Ferdie Mac an Fhailí – CEO Foras na Gaeilge at the launch of The App ANSEO in Dublin today.
ANSEO is a GPS based Irish language App to  connect you to your friends, to market your business and to promote your Cultural group or Irish language organisation As Gaeilge.
Available on the Apple App store and the Android market . A GPS based Irish language App to  connect you to your friends, to market your business and to promote your Cultural group or Irish language organisation As Gaeilge. The App ANSEO gives people a place to meet and chat with new friends, or practise your Irish locally. Users also gain access to local businesses, cultural groups and other organisations with our GPS based map feature, where they can meet up with others with a similar interest or practise their language skills in real life, and all in Irish. Anseo is an mobile application designed and built by Diaga Ltd. which is aimed at Irish language speakers, learners and enthusiasts all around the country. Anseo brings together both individual users with group users, who can be businesses, cultural or community groups, schools or any other organisation which uses Irish, even partially. The aim of Anseo is to bring together all these people and groups to create the digital gaeltacht, a space where the Irish language can thrive both digitally and in the real world.

@ArasTweets 75 anniversary of Presidents of Ireland

June 26th, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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President hosts dinner to commemorate 75th Anniversary of the Presidency of Ireland in Aras An Uachtarain.   Pic shows President Michael D. Higgins with former Presidents Mary Robinson and Mary Mc aleese outside Aras An Uachtarain.

@CentraIRL street party in harty place dublin

June 24th, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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Harty Place Dublin …Pic shows 65 yr old Marie Greene a resident on Harty place for over 20 years as she leads her Neighbours  to the party at Harty Place.The residents  enjoyed a Street Feast with their community today! Today (Sunday 23rd June) saw over 150 Street Feasts, in partnership with Centra, take place across Ireland. Centra Retailers called on neighbours nationwide to organise a Street Feast with the simple idea of dining “al fresco” on their street, green area or local park to rediscover neighbourliness and long-lasting friendships within communities. Centra is at the heart of communities throughout Ireland, and as part of this campaign, supplied Street Feast party packs full of bunting, invitations, balloons and lots more to help get the party started!

#Springboard launch 6,000 back into education and jobs

June 22nd, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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Springboard to launch 6,000 back into education and jobs
‘Qualifications tailored to skills needs’ – Minister Quinn  Launch of Springboard at Government Buildings
PIC SHOWS: Springing into action ,recent Graduate from DCU Ryan Academy Hana Klossova from the Czech Republic  who has just finished a 1 year programme in Business Innovation  pic with
Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn T.D. and Dr.Mary Liz- Trant, Head of Springboard  at the launch  to Springboard 6,000 back into education and jobs in Dublin today (fri)
Another 6,000 free part-time higher education places are being made available to provide re-training opportunities for jobseekers. The third Springboard allocation was announced today by the Minister for Education and Skills, Ruairí Quinn T.D.

@ArasTweets @_JohnFKennedy_ reception with president Higgins

June 20th, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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Pic shows President Michael D. Higgins and his wife Sabina with Caroline Kennedy and from left Tatiana , John , Mr Edwin Schlossberg , Mary Higgins and Rose on the occasion to celebrate the visit of her father to Ireland 50 years ago .

@VodafoneIreland selected to supply a managed high bandwidth fixed data network to Government departments

June 20th, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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Pictured at the announcement were recently appointed Government CIO Bill McCluggage and Anne O’Leary, CEO, Vodafone Ireland.
Vodafone Ireland today announced that it has been selected by the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform to supply a managed high bandwidth fixed data network to Government departments and public sector agencies.  The new network will help accelerate the Government’s implementation of cloud computing to deliver a digital infrastructure that will improve public services and drive a more efficient public sector. Vodafone plans to invest €5m to provide this infrastructure over the next three years.

@ClimateGather

June 19th, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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Pic Shows (l to r) Eamon Ryan, Green Party Leader, Rebecca Harms, MEP and John Ashton CBE, former Climate Advisor to the UK Government,  at the Dublin Climate Gathering at Baily Lighthouse Howth.”

@MichelleObama enjoys visits to @tcddublin and Glendalough

June 18th, 2013 Posted by Photography No Comment yet

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Picture shows from left with their Tour Guide, George McClafferty,Manager of the Glenadlough Visitor Centre at the Deer Stone with Sasha Obama(12) ; the First Lady of the United States of America Michelle Obama ; and Malia Obama (14) ;  at the Monastic Site in Glendalough National Park, Co Wicklow.