Mary Ryan ScholarshipsSix students were awarded with Mary Ryan Scholarships on Friday 20th January 2012 The School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures would like to congratulate the following students, who were awarded the ‘Mary Ryan Scholarship’ in a ceremony held in UCC on Friday 20th January 2012.
Ciara Brickley, German and Italian
Luke Nolan, French and Italian
Aideen O’Connor, French and Spanish
Niamh Riordan, French and Spanish
Rachael Mooney, French and Italian
Patrick O’Callaghan, French and German
These students were among those with the highest level of CAO points entering UCC this year. These awards commemorate Mary Ryan, Professor of Romance Languages in UCC from 1909 to 1938, and the first woman appointed to a Professorship in Ireland and the UK.