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“In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.” Coco Chanel

Last Friday I received the results of my Masters in Journalism from NUI Galway.  I was a nervous wreck opening the envelope. I knew I had not failed BUT I was not convinced I had achieved the high standards I always set … Continue reading

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Last hurdle on road to masters

Sorry I have not posted in awhile but I am have been overwhelmed in the last few weeks with work, family and study.  I have now completed my placement with Education Matters.  You can read some of my posts on … Continue reading

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My Favourite Teacher

My favourite teacher, without doubt, was my English teacher, Ms. Imelda Lennon. Ms. Lennon was my English teacher for my full five years at the Convent of Mercy, Longford. She was simply amazing. She  introduced me to Shakespeare, to Bronte, Shelly and Keats, … Continue reading

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Starting my masters placement at Education Matters

This week I finished the first part of my masters in journalism programme at NUIG. This means all the exams are done.  All the lectures are done. My radio documentary is done.  My portfolio is done and submitted. The next stage … Continue reading

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Spring has arrived in Galway

At last, after a long, wet, winter spring has arrived on the west coast of Ireland. The day dawned bright and warm and you just really felt like getting out and about.  Hope this is the beginning of a nice … Continue reading

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Farmers and Social Media

Anyone following my blog or twitter account would know that I am currently working on my radio documentary.  Each student on the Masters in Journalism programme has to complete a 30 minute radio documentary on a subject of their choice.  I … Continue reading

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Reverse Mentoring

Over the Christmas break I had a wonderful get together with my former college classmates, now my best friends.  These get togethers are always great fun but also really interesting and thought provoking.  We all work in different sectors so … Continue reading

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