"The long awaited #NTUTORR STUDENT DIGITAL BACKPACK has officially launched & is now open to all ATU Students to complete short, non-accredited courses to complement their studies & earn #digitalbadges Complete the #AcademicIntegrity course & enter a prize draw to win a Fitbit, AirPods, or iPad! #transforminglearningLink To: My Digital BackpackThe Student Digital Backpack is an online platform in the form of a Virtual Learning Environment (VLE) for students across the Technological University (TU) sector to sign up to complete short non-accredited courses. The platform, developed by N-TUTORR, is a user-friendly, self –directed learning interface and includes a badge award on completion of a short course. The Student Digital Backpack will provide students across the TU sector with additional skills to complement their existing programmes of study, embed the N-TUTORR project themes (e.g., Digital Transformation, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, Academic Integrity, Education for Sustainability, Universal Design for Learning) and support the project deliverables of the N-TUTORR programme.All you need to do is log in using your ATU Student details and complete the courses to attain the badges. We really encourage all Class Reps to complete these courses as they translate well to your futures in industry. "
"Well done to everyone that competed over the weekendHere are the final scores:Levente Szamoly - Barbow Intermediate Open: score 233Eoghan O'Neill - Recurve Beginner Open: score 405 You've earned your first 2 badges in just one IV. Well Done Eoghan! collect them at our next training sessionConor McCan - Recurve Intermediate Open: score 364Patryk Milkiewicz - Recurve Intermediate Open: score 443April Kearans - Barebow Beginner Female: score 25 Well done on your first IV!Ashley Yeo - Barebow Beginner Female: score 190 Well done on your first IV!Jennifer Nally - Compound Female: score 415"
"Class Rep Training PowerPoint 2023Please find attached the PowerPoint that was created as visual support for Class Rep Training 2023/24. We have made this PowerPoint visible for all Class Reps as a point of reference, and we ask that you go through it, especially if you did not attend Class Rep Training...If anyone has any issues or questions please email me: SUEducation.GalwayMayo@atu.ie "
"https://atlantictu-my.sharepoint.com/:w:/r/personal/sueducation_galwaymayo_atu_ie/Documents/Work%20Report%20June%201st-%20Nov%206th%20Caoimhe%20Miley.docx?d=w180780fd82df4fa1a081bab35045d6af&csf=1&web=1&e=NUdOFgIncluded in this News Item is the Work Report of Education Officer Caoimhe Miley.This report includes information dating from the 1st of June to the 6th of November."
"EU Green will be holding a Citizen Science & Biodiversity Webinar on Wednesday the 15th of November from 9am -12pm. We really encourage anybody that is interested to visit atu.ie/eugreen to find out more and to register!About EU Green:EU Green believe in the development of the empowerment, capabilities, opportunities, and cooperation of society for a better and more viable environment in the long run. They defend a fairer model based on the concept of distributed excellence.They embrace a mission of actively doing good and placing societal responsibility at the heart of their mission as a guiding principle. Their vision goes beyond building a European University. They aim to train citizens and to deliver research and innovation that contributes to the development of our collective local and/or regional ecosystems, thus providing answers to pressing challenges for society at large"
"This year, our men's and women's teams had the opportunity to participate in Intervarsities hosted by University of Galway from October 27-29th. Both teams played exceptionally well with the men's biggest win being against Maynooth and the women's against UG Black. The women's team secured their spot in the quarter-final but suffered a loss, coming 5th place in the tournament. The men's team fought hard but lost in the semi-finals against TUD, securing 3rd place in the plate. Darren, one of our players got awarded best middle of the tournament with the help of the team. Everyone who took part showed that they have the ability to improve and aim to reach high goals in their college years.Players that took part in this competition were:Eric Luwaga 1. Trisha SharmaJose Santos 2. Caitlin HamiltonXin Hao Hoo 3. Megan OlleyMikolaj Mitera 4. Christine Calanoc Maan D'Hammers 5. Ivana MaopisRian Casey 6. Yousra KebayliMichaelangelo Ojeani 7. Jane WalshSamuel Mickey 8. Izzy KavanaghBartek Tatol 9. Diana KudrjavcevaDarren Ajayi 10. Aleksandra LewandowskaPaul VonderscherRaymond LooTamer Zraiq"
"Hi Guys, we will have a chess meet up on Wednesday 25.10.23 at the earlier time of 5.30pm until 7pm in the canteen. You can join in at any time. We will aim to play 3 x 20/30 min games each.It would be great to have some beginners attend this week and I will do some lessons with rules and basic openings.Also, I will have some delicious fresh Belgian chocolate doughnuts for all that attend. "
"Hi EverybodyWe are thrilled to welcome you to the ATU Chess Club family and we're excited about the skills, passion, and unique perspective you'll all bring to our chess community.At ATU Chess Club, we believe in the power of chess to connect people, inspire creativity, and foster friendships. As a valued member, you are an essential part of our vibrant chess family. We have an exciting lineup of activities and events planned, and we encourage you to actively participate. Your involvement not only enhances your chess skills but also enriches our club experience for everyone.Here's a glimpse of what's in store for you:Weekly Chess Nights: Join us for friendly matches, practice sessions, and chess-themed discussions. It's a great opportunity to meet fellow enthusiasts and learn new strategies.1. Chess Tournaments: Get ready for some thrilling chess tournaments throughout the year both online and at meet up venues Test your skills, compete with other talented players, and stand a chance to win exciting prizes2. Chess Club Championships: Organise an annual club championship tournament with prizes for winners.3. Chess Workshops and Lectures: Sharpen your skills with expert-led workshops and lectures. Whether you're a beginner looking to learn the basics or an advanced player aiming to master advanced techniques, we have something for everyone.4. Chess Simultaneous Exhibitions: Challenge yourself by playing against strong players, including titled players, in simultaneous exhibitions. It's a unique opportunity to learn from the best and improve your game.5. Chess Puzzle Competitions: Hold puzzle-solving competitions where members can solve chess puzzles for prizes or recognition.6. Chess Variants: Explore different chess variants like blitz chess, bullet chess, or 960 chess for variety and fun.7. Chess Socials: Organise social events, such as chess-themed board game nights, to build camaraderie among members.8. Chess for Charity: Host charity chess events where funds raised from tournaments or activities go to a good cause.9. Chess Strategy Discussions: Hold open discussions or debates on various chess strategies, openings, and tactics.10. Online Chess Activities: Participate in online chess events or leagues as a club and compete with other universities.Your active participation in these activities will not only enhance your chess skills but also contribute to the vibrant atmosphere of our club. We encourage you to share your ideas and suggestions for future events. Your input is invaluable in shaping the club's activities to align with the interests of our members.To stay updated with our events and announcements, please make sure to join our club's mailing list and follow us on social media platforms we they are up and running.Once again, welcome to the ATU Chess Club! We're looking forward to seeing you at our upcoming events and getting to know you better. If you have any questions or need assistance, feel free to reach out to me or any other club officer.Let's make this chess journey together memorable and enjoyable!Best regards,Karolina"
"Greetings everybody and welcome back to another week! Just a couple announcements to make as always.SESSIONS: Pool sessions on Tuesdays are continuing as normal but Friday sessions will be halted for the foreseeable future due to a change in pool slot openings for clubsA Beginner canal session will be held tomorrow (Tuesday) and each week at 6:15pm. Both sessions have been booked out very quickly but you can join the waitlist incase anyone booked decides not to go. If you're registered for a session and can't attend, could you please unregister for the session on Yourspace to open up a slot for the eager people on the waitlist.We intend on adding more sessions throughout the weeks to come in order to get more of ye out into the cool, crisp, refreshing canal waters.MEETINGS: We will start having our Wednesday evening meetings this very Wednesday the 4th! They won't be every week but if there's anything important to be discussed, it'll be at one of those meetings. This week will be an introduction presentation for all club members, where the outline of the year and what will be made available to you will be discussed. Great time for questions too! Location and exact time TBC for now but can be expected to be in the Concourse (NUIG) building after 6pm. Further info will be sent to the WhatsApp announcements.If you're new to the club and haven't joined our WhatsApp group yet, you can click the link below. There we make frequent announcements, updates and answer any of your queries.WhatsApp Link: https://chat.whatsapp.com/DUHIaPFLLWmGjL1RhxJaTmThat's all for now, we shall see you all on the water!"
"The University of Galway Mountaineering/ATU Galway Club is actively involved in Hiking, Rock Climbing, Walking & Mountain Navigation Skills. The club is open to all students of ATU Galway, and is free to join. Whether you are an international student, or were born and bred in Galway, taking part in club activities is a great way to get active, see the rugged beauty of Ireland, and meet some epic new people! Please check out our website for more information about the club www.ugmc.ie and follow us on Instagram HERE for a glimpse of what we get up to!Hikes take place every Sunday, with tickets available on our webstore. The climbing wall is open Monday-Friday, to become assessed on the wall you must complete two lessons and an assessment which can also be purchased on our webstore. We are currently seeking a new ATU secretary to join our committee, if interested in applying, or have any other questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org.To stay up to date with all club activities, a join our WhatsApp community: https://chat.whatsapp.com/IfVGoCuBT6ZAv7VqKM4VTx, and our ATU Galway Member channel: : https://chat.whatsapp.com/KWbOFp0zgOyLJpCiMeNjfQTo get yourself registered as an ATU member of the club please fill out this form: https://forms.gle/PQynDmpjZr2ZyRvN7"
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