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GTI Footballers Fall Short Against DIT

GTI Footballers Fall Short Against DIT

by Michael Heneghan Photos: Elina Peura GTI took part in a seven-goal thriller against Dublin Institute of Technology at Fahy’s Field today. Johnny Glynn’s men lost 4-3 in a tightly contest semi-final. GTI struggled in the first half, whilst playing against a strong wind found themselves 3-0 down, but the Galway outfit managed to grab two


GTI Ease To Victory

Image: Eoin Togher by Brian Donnellon and Shane Brennan After a slow start to the match, GTI put on a dazzling second half performance worthy of the victory as they pulled away to win 5-1 on the day. Poor weather conditions and a lack of early intensity allowed DCU to put pressure on and were


Bake Sale Raises Over €600 for Pieta House

Photos:Jake Rabbitte and Lukasz Langowski Front Row:Darragh Lally and Joe Burke(Pieta House) Middle Row:Chloe Benson, Aaron Coniry, Taylor Murphy, Chelsea Fogarty and Ruairi Waldron Back Row: Cain Toombs, Evan Greaney and Noel Melia Thursday’s GTI Student Union Bake Sale, in aid of Pieta House, raised in excess of €600! Great work was done by students involved, with


Security Students Visit Leinster House

by Catherine Brennan-Fahy As part of college awareness week, GTI’s Security Studies class visited Leinster House. The students study how laws are made by government as part of their Legal Practice and Procedures module. The visit included viewing of Leaders Questions. At this, Taoiseach Enda Kenny had to answer questions on topics such as water charges


Security Students Visit Renmore Barracks

by Catherine Brennan-Fahy Students from GTI’s Security Studies class visited the first infantry battalion in O’Malley Army Barracks in Renmore recently. They were given a careers talk by Lt. Catherine Smyth, who has a degree in security management. They were then given a tour of the barracks and saw a display of army weapons. Many past students have


GTI Student Receives NUJ Press Card

GTI journalism student Ollie Mullins received his NUJ press card yesterday. This card now shows that he is a member of the union. This was a proud moment for the talented journalist, as he becomes the first person in the class to obtain one of these cards. More information about the NUJ press card can


GTI Stages Annual Fire Drill

GTI held its annual planned fire drill on Thursday 13th October. The security studies class used this as part of their applied learning and assessment for their door security procedures module. Students assisted with raising the alarm, guiding others from classrooms to assembly points and monitoring and collecting roll call sheets at assembly points. Over