The Director of The Higher Education Authority is in the county today to present IT Tralee with its new delegation of authority. The IT has been given approval to grant its own awards at higher certificate, ordinary degree, honours degree and taught master`s level.It’s a huge step in the development of the institute and means that in future if they wish to progress any of their courses they can do so without having to gain approval. Seamus Puirseil Director of He-Tac will make the formal presentation which brings IT Tralee in line with universities around the country. Director of the IT Michael Carmody says today’s presentation is hugely significant for the county.
Chair of Kerry Pro-Life, Cllr John Joe Culloty FF spoke about the removal by the council of posters for pro-life meetings. http://media.radiokerry.ie/upload/radiokerry/audio/2018_02_16_kcc.mp3
David Buttimer, retired economist disagrees with Frank McDonald’s analysis. http://media.radiokerry.ie/upload/radiokerry/audio/2018_02_16_frankmac.mp3