Archive | November, 2015

SCT v Villiers – November 2015

Battle of the Bands – Nov 2015

Photos by Jack Clancy

Death of Fr. Andrew Nugent osb

Fr Andrew Nugent of the monastic community died this morning, November 24th 2015. Fr Andrew had been headmaster of the school from 1980 to 1985 and then worked for many years in formation in the community at Ewu, Nigeria. Fr. Andrew was a familiar sight to the boys in recent months when he delivered the […]

Glenstal 3rd in Munster Schools Swimming Relays

Congratulations to the Glenstal Under 14 Swimming relay team who came 3rd in the Freestyle Relay and the Medley Relay in the Munster Schools Championships held in U.L. The team consisted of Adam O’Reilly, Harry Swan, Art Keane and Uiseann Cooke. Uiseann went on to collect a Bronze in the 200m Individual Medley and a […]

Senior History Trip to France and Belgium – James Enright

The Senior History Trip to Belgium began on Saturday the 14th of November, ethos running through our veins, when we left Glenstal at the unholy hour of 12:30 in the morning. We flew from Dublin to Brussels, where we then made our way to our first World War One experience, the Tyne Cot War Memorial. […]

Back to the 80’s – November 2015

Photographs by Robert Sweeney

First Year Science Week – Nicholas Cunningham- Ashe

Live web chat for Science Week On Wednesday the 11th of November my science class were very fortunate to be able to talk to scientists about what they do and we could ask questions which they would reply to straight away. The whole point of this chat was to talk to the scientists online about […]

TY Science Week – Arthur Moore

On Thursday the 12th of November all of TY went to the UL Science Show as part of their Science Week. We left from the school at 12:30 and the show started at 1:00. The show started with a bit of fire. The two presenters made piles of methane bubbles from blowing into washing up […]

Senior History Trip – November 2015

Photographs by Ms. Foley, Robert Sweeney and Eoin O’Loghlen

Science Week in Glenstal November 9th to 13th 2015

Science Week in Glenstal November 9th-13th 2015  Last week was a busy week for the Scientists and Science Teachers with many activities underway to celebrate the 20th Anniversary of this great celebration of Science Nationwide. The first event of the week was the visit by all 1st year students on Tuesday to the University of […]