News Archive 2019

Dr Aodh Quinlivan: "Why politics matters?", a talk in Christ the King Secondary School

26 Feb 2019
L-R: Mary O’Leary (Transition Year Co-Ordinator), Councillor Mick Finn (Lord Mayor of Cork); Martha Cashell (Transition Year Prize Winner); and Dr Aodh Quinlivan (CLRG, Department of Government and Politics).

On Monday 25 February, Dr Aodh Quinlivan spoke to students in Christ King Girls’ Secondary School about civic engagement, active citizenship, and why politics matters.

The Lord Mayor, Councillor Mick Finn, addressed the students about the future of Cork following the recent city boundary extension. Transition Year student, Martha Cashell, was presented with a certificate to mark her success in winning a trip to Strasbourg in a competition run by The prize was sponsored by Cork City Council.


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