News & Statements
Ballinasloe is first stop in the West for Galway-Dublin Cycleway – Dolan
Senator Aisling Dolan has welcomed the announcement of a final preferred route corridor from the Galway to Athlone Cycleway Project Team. Red Route No.5 from Athlone with a link to Ballinasloe and on towards Portumna, Gort, Kinvara to Galway, makes Ballinasloe the first stop in the west on the new Cycleway.
Deserved recognition for organisation promoting involvement of rural women in politics – Dolan
Fine Gael Senator Aisling Dolan said, “I am delighted to see that See Her Elected (SHE) have won this prestigious award in Brussels. Congratulations to the organisation, its staff and volunteers, and all the many women it has supported. This is deserved recognition for an organisation promoting the involvement of rural women in politics.
Entrepreneurship skills key to the future of research – Dolan
The skills of entrepreneurship are key to seeing the impact of research in our day-to-day lives, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Pathways to third-level education promoted through CAO changes – Dolan
Students will be able to see the full range of higher education options on the CAO website from today, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Review of Science Gallery needed to keep the doors open – Dolan
A review into the Science Gallery based in Trinity College Dublin must be conducted to ensure it can remain open and look forward to a sustainable future, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Expansion of apprenticeships and waiving of PLC fees promote new and alternative third-level opportunities – Dolan
With the waiving of PLC fees in Budget 2022, as well as €20 million in funding to expand apprenticeship programmes, let’s put our students first and make them aware of alternative and new pathways to progress to third-level education, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Vital that DEIS identification model is completed urgently to ensure schools receive funding – Dolan
It is vital that the DEIS identification model is completed urgently so that funding can be allocated to support more schools address educational disadvantage, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
New Shannon TU will drive innovation and investment to transform communities in Midlands and West – Dolan
The new Technological University Shannon: Midlands Midwest will drive innovation and investment that will transform communities in the Midlands and the West, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Leaving cert students should consider all options for future careers – Dolan
Leaving Cert students receiving results tomorrow should consider all options for their future careers, a Fine Gael Senator has said.
Increased mental health supports available as students return to college campuses – Dolan
An additional €3 million in funding for mental health supports will help students as they return to third-level education this September, a Fine Gael Senator has said.