Without confidence, everything is harder. We stop trying and start looking for excuses. In this article, Dr Ann Farley, Director of Cross Faculty Initiatives, suggests that strategies practised and perfected in the good times when confidence levels are high will enable us to respond with persistence and discrimination when faced with life’s challenges.
On the eve of this year's Gala Concert, Mr Mark Sullivan, Director of Instrumental Music, reflects on what makes Gala a memorable experience and why it has such a lasting, powerful impact for the participants.
Director of Health and Physical Education, Mr Stephen Fogarty, examines our society’s love of nostalgia and how it influences our ability to acknowledge change and embrace the present.
Ms Rachael Christopherson, English Teacher, presented the following address at a school assembly on Wednesday 7 October 2015 to mark International Day of the Girl Child.