Minister for Arts, Heritage and Gaeltacht, Jimmy Deenihan TD paid a visit to Inchicore College of Further Education recently to formally launch the college Open Day for 2014. Minister Deenihan spoke of the high standard of work he encountered throughout the college and was very impressed by displays of dance and drama performed by students on the day. He said the college displayed energy, enthusiasm and happiness.
Photographs show the Minister sharing a joke with Puck from Midsummers Night’s Dream – student Thomas Davis from class TH 2 and other members of the cast. The Minister examines student art material with Kristine McElroy, Head of the Art Department at ICFE and Philip Nolan a local FG member who is standing in the local elections next May.
Minister Deenihan was accompanied by local TDs Catherine Byrne and Michael Conaghan. They were welcomed to the college by Principal Michael Challoner and David Treacy, Education Officer CDETB.
The college is one of the largest providers of creative arts courses in Ireland and interviews for next autumn will take place in early April. Please contact (01) 4535358 for further information or visit www.inchicorecollege.ie