New Cork pharmacy technicians graduate from Irish Pharmacy Union course

New Cork pharmacy technicians graduate from Irish Pharmacy Union course

9 March 2017, Thursday By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie On Monday 6th March new pharmacy technicians enjoyed their graduation ceremony from a comprehensive two-year course, which is delivered and administered by the Irish Pharmacy Union. The course prepares pharmacy technicians to “assist pharmacists in ensuring the delivery of a high quality pharmacy service efficiently and safely […]

University College Cork School of Nursing and Midwifery and the Pharmacy & Pharmacology ranked in top 100 worldwide

9 March 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie UCC’s School of Nursing and Midwifery and the Pharmacy & Pharmacology have been ranked in the top 100 in the international QS World University Rankings by Subject 2017 published this week. UCC has increased its number of subjects that feature in the top tier of QS Subject rankings […]

Department of Tourism & Hospitality at Cork Institute of Technology wins award at Food Safety Assurance ceremony in RDS

7 March 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie The Department of Tourism & Hospitality at Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) has been recognised for excellence in food safety at the Food Safety Assurance award ceremony in the RDS, Dublin. They were amongst award-winners who received awards based on excellence across a number of criteria, including structural […]

Education Minister presents Cork Community Training Centres Award

7 March 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie The achievements of ‘Community Training Centres’ nationwide over the past 40 years were yesterday celebrated at a special ruby anniversary event in the Printworks Room of Dublin Castle. Representatives from Community Training Centres in Blackpool and Mayfield, were on hand to receive a specially-commissioned plaque from the Minister […]

UCC President Professor O’Shea announces state of the art Cork University Business School building

6 March 2017 By Tom O’Sullivan tom@TheCork.ie Almost 900 delegates attended the inaugural Cork University Business School (CUBS) Conference which featured leading international experts from the spheres of finance, business, technology and politics in Cork Opera House today. The day-long event, ‘Shaping Ireland’s Future’ was Ireland’s largest student-led, student-focused conference. It was organised by students […]

Cork Institute of Technology’s Innovation Week 2017 begins today

6 March 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork Institute of Technology’s Innovation Week 2017 begins today with an official launch taking place in ‘Nexus’. Innovation Week will see a series of events, and activities, promoting entrepreneurship and innovation take place across CIT’s five campus locations. The schedule includes a wide range of seminars, exhibitions, workshops […]

Cork University Business School (CUBS) Conference 2017

Cork University Business School (CUBS) Conference 2017

24 February 2017 By Bryan Smyth bryan@TheCork.ie Title: ‘Shaping Ireland’s Future’ When: Monday, March 6th 2017 What does a productive, creative and innovative workplace demand from graduates? How do firms grow during periods of chaos, uncertainty and rapid change? What does the future of business look like? These are just some of the questions that […]

University College Cork appoints new Head of Food Business – Professor Thia Hennessy

University College Cork appoints new Head of Food Business – Professor Thia Hennessy

13 February 2017 By Elaine Murphy elaine@TheCork.ie University College Cork has named Professor Thia Hennessy as the new Head of the University’s Department of Food Business and Development. The Department, which is part of the Cork University Business School (CUBS), undertakes teaching and research in the subjects of food business and marketing, international development and […]

2,837 .ie domains registered in Cork in 2016

2,837 .ie domains registered in Cork in 2016

3 February 2017 By David O’Sullivan david@TheCork.ie Cork registrations up 3% on 2015, Munster registrations up 4% More than 220,000 .ie domains now registered in Ireland 2,837 .ie domains were registered in Cork in 2016, according to the latest dot ie Domain Profile Report, published by the IE Domain Registry (IEDR), the company responsible for […]