The Institute of Technology in Tralee is hoping to secure an upgraded status shortly which will allow the college confer its own degrees. Over 2,000 leaving cert students in the county will get their results tomorrow and competition among colleges is intense. A high percentage of this year’s leaving certs are not expected to apply for third level. Oliver Murphy is Registrar at the Institute.
The artist and former TV host is seeking the support of Kerry County Council in his bid to contest the Presidential election. http://media.radiokerry.ie/upload/radiokerry/audio/kevinsharkey.mp3