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Digital Pathways into Learning Languages – National Forum Seminar 2

Úna Carthy welcomed second and third level teachers of language to the second seminar in the National Forum series Digital Pathways into Learning Languages.  She summarised the contributions of Brendan Colleran and Neil O Sullivan who were guest speakers at … Continue reading

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Digital Pathways into Learning Languages- National Forum Seminar 1 – 23 November

Úna Carthy welcomed language teachers from both third and second level to the seminar.  She explained the role of the  National Forum for the Enhancement of Teaching and Learning and the great work it does to highlight important issues and … Continue reading

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Gaeil Goer na seachtaine

To mark Seachtain Na Gaeilge, the Lingo Club held a competition at Letterkenny Institute of Technology to encourage students to learn some Irish. Transition Year pupils from Coláiste Ailigh and Loretto convent volunteered to participate in the event.  Amy Nic Giolla … Continue reading

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German cooking demo

Sandra Niemeyer and Jennifer Prieske were active members of the Lingo Club during their Erasmus stay at Letterkenny Institute of Technology.  In this recording they demonstrate how to prepare a German dish which is typical for their locality in Bremerhafen … Continue reading

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Professor Feldmeier visits LyIT

Professor Feldmeier, vice Rector of the Hochschule Bremerhafen, gave an extremely interesting and highly entertaining lecture during his recent visit to Letterkenny Institute of Technology on 26 and 27 February 2014. There were two main sections to the professor’s lecture; … Continue reading

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Lingolaf at LyIT

    On Friday 3 May, the Lingo Club hosted a unique event at the Institute of Technology.  Both Erasmus and LyIT students invited local second level students to engage in language learning activities.  The two hour long event was … Continue reading

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Estella Oncin on working in Spain

On 13 December the club welcomed guest speaker Estella Oncin, a Spanish PhD student from Queens University Belfast. Estella Oncin holds a degree in Translation Studies from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) in Spain and a MA in European Studies … Continue reading

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Derry Trip – Take Two

After the great feedback we got from our previous Derry outing, we ran to tour again in November. Unfortunately, the weather wasn’t as good as last time, but the nice hot cup of tea, coffee or hot chocolate at the end … Continue reading

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Magda’s Polish Dumplings

Polskie ”Pierogi z kapusta i grzybami” Farsz 1 kg kapusty kwaszonej szczypta soli szczypta pieprzu ziołowego 20 g grzybów suszonych 1 paczka pieczarek 1 cebula Ciasto 560 g mąki pszennej lub orkiszowej 1 jajo 0,5 szklanki ciepłej wody szczypta soli … Continue reading

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Lá na Gaeilge – 13 March 2012

To celebrate Lá na Gaeilge The Lingo Club organised a quick Irish Dance lesson for those in the club. A lot of fun was had by all and a big thank you to Sharon McGlinchey (4th yr. LIB) for teaching … Continue reading

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