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Meet Caoimhe!

14th November 2014 Caoimhe O'Hagan

My names Caoimhe O’Hagan and I’m from a small parish called Drumgath in County Down.   I went to Our Lady’s in Newry for seven amazing years and now study computer science in Queens Belfast. I’m the eldest of four children with one brother and two sisters; Oisin who’s 12, Orlaith who’s 10 and Annie who’s […]

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Niomhi February Blog

12th April 2013 john

Hey guys Time is going ever so quick with lent begun and it’s now the countdown until the Easter holidays. As for anyone, being a student during lent is no different it is a time to make a sacrifice , give up something while for others it is a time to do something positive in […]

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Rosemary February Blog

12th April 2013 john

As the month of February draws to a close it is a most interesting time for the Catholic Church. Just days ago Pope Benedict XVI’s time as pope can to an historical end, as he became the first pope to resign in 598 years. With the number of Catholics being around 1.2 billion world wide, […]

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Eilis February Blog

12th April 2013 john

Dia daoibh, February has been an extremely busy month but I have enjoyed every single last minute of it. We have visited Amsterdam, went on a day visit to a secondary school in Turnhout, had two international dinners and moved to Leuven but most importantly I have met great people and made good friends stemming […]

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Niomhi December Blog

4th February 2013 john

Hey guys! A lot has happened from my last blog – a new year has begun and 2012 has now drawn to a close. Reflecting on 2012 it has been a year of joy, laughter, and sadness and has left us individually with both happy and sad memories. As a student, December was a short […]

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Niohmi November Blog

12th December 2012 john

Hey guys, this past month has flown in and I feel it is safe to say it has been pretty hectic, for me anyway, between uni life and social events. We students are all well settled back into college now and at half way through the first semester, the workload has began to pile up […]

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Eilis November Blog

12th December 2012 john

November has been a very busy month all round, as the student workload increases and we get further and further into the semester the nights in the library are becoming more frequent. Having applied to the Erasmus course I was notified that I was successful in gaining a place and would be traveling to Belgium […]

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Eilis Blog 5

3rd October 2012 john

It’s hard to believe that it’s now September, for some of us we might savour the thought of being back into some kind of routine following the summer holidays but for me it’s a sign that I will soon be packing the boot and returning to Belfast to start my second year of teaching at […]

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Rosemary Blog 5

3rd October 2012 john

As per every summer the weeks have flown in and it’s surreal that the start of September and my second year of University are so near. I’m moving back up to Belfast this weekend and the excitement is already mounting as Fresher’s Fortnight comes increasingly near. I remember Fresher’s last year to be great craic. […]

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Niohmi Blog 5

3rd October 2012 john

We are now at the stage where our summer holidays are drawing to a close and the excitement of fresher’s week is beginning to kick in. Starting university is a new chapter in your life and it’s a rather busy time with all the forms and confirming places deciding where to live and all those […]

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