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Thursday 7 December 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# graduation

This year
'I won't lie, I started crying': Two University of Sanctuary students graduate from DCU
The students both came through the Direct Provision system.
Queen's students outraged as hundreds won't have degrees confirmed due to marker's strike
‘Is this seriously the best you can do?’, one impacted student said.
25 Ukrainian doctors graduate from English course run by St. Vincent’s Hospital
The 8-week course was delivered by a Ukrainian lecturer in response to the significant language barrier faced by Ukrainian doctors arriving in Ireland.
How Stephen Kenny’s protégé became a master in his own right
A look at the rise of Ruaidhrí Higgins, from dejection as a teenager at Coventry to his current status as one of the top managers in Ireland.
All time
21-year-old Mick Schumacher to make his Formula 1 debut next week
Schumacher will take part in opening practice for the Alfa Romeo team at Nurburgring.
Shamrock Rovers announce signing of highly-rated UCD winger Neil Farrugia
The Hoops have also added the Students’ Gary O’Neill.
Taoiseach tells new gardaí: 'Your loyalty is not to the person in the uniform. It is to the uniform and all that it stands for'
A change in the culture of gardaí in which ‘no-one ever hesitates in speaking truth to power’ is needed, according to Leo Varadkar.
'Check what happens when you Google yourself': Essential tips to land your first job after college
Thousands of young people around Ireland are just starting their job search after finals. We asked the experts for some advice.
Max Deegan awarded senior contract as Leinster recruit five Ireland U20s to academy
It brings the number of players promoted to senior contracts at the province to eight.
Emer Glanville left school when she was 16 - today she graduates from Medicine in Trinity
Emer is a graduate of the Trinity Access programme which gives people a second chance at education.
Students: Be productive and make the most of your breaks from college
It’s not all about binging on box-sets: this is the time to feather your CV for future employers.
This woman gave her 100-year-old mother the school graduation she never had
The Great Depression prevented her from finishing school. But now she has her diploma!
This mam let her daughter choose her own graduation cake, and immediately regretted it
Trust no one.
This deeply unfortunate graduation photo sequence is going viral
Oh shite.
93-year-old woman who was kicked out of school finally graduates
Dorothy Liggett was surrounded by her five children at the surprise ceremony in Ohio.
This man's inspiring graduation photo is going viral
This guy is seventy and achieving more than you.
Mr Belding graduates from college at the age of 65
He left university as his acting career was taking off.
Khloe Kardashian has explained the guy 'doing coke' at her little sister's graduation
“No one was doing coke at a graduation party in broad daylight with teenagers…”
Nude painting of NCAD professor removed from student's exhibition
The student says he felt pressured into making the decision.
Girl faceplants at graduation, demonstrates the perils of high heels
Every girl will feel this fall in her very bones.
Students can now buy 'digital slimming' to make them look skinnier in graduation photos
Does my gown look big in this?
Student strips at graduation and is stripped of his diploma
WARNING: leopard print undies inside.
Playschooler gives the cutest graduation speech ever
Short and sweet.
Girl could be banned from graduation because of rude science joke
Back that ass up.
Woman called in a bomb threat to graduation - to stop her family finding out she had left college
Unsurprisingly, it didn’t work.
Loyal service dog walks in deceased owner's place during graduation ceremony
What a moment.
This graduation ceremony backflip fail will strain all your cringe muscles
Why did he DO that?
College bans students from taking selfies at graduation ceremony
The students have been told they have to wait ’til afterwards.
7 things all recent graduates know to be true
So you’ve got a degree. Now what?
Thai university apologizes for putting Hitler and Superman on banner
The banner was congratulating graduating students.
Happy 'Graduataion': Students get misspelled school diplomas
The principal of a US school said the typo was an “inadvertent mistake”.
Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.