St Brigid's College, Loughrea

Past Pupils

Past Pupils

PhD Graduates

Pictured above are former St.Brigids College students L to R: Dr.Brian Sheil, with his brother Dr Conor Shiel after his recent graduation from NUIG.


Dr. Brian Sheil graduated from St. Brigid’s College in 2006 and was awarded an entrance scholarship to study Civil Engineering at National University of Ireland, Galway. After graduating with First Class honours, he returned to NUIG to pursue a PhD in Geotechnical Engineering funded by a four-year university fellowship. Brian Sheil is now a Lecturer in Engineering Science at the University of Oxford where he lectures on structures, mechanics, and dynamics, and conducts research in the area of underground construction.

Dr. Conor Sheil completed his Leaving Certificate in St. Brigid’s College in 2008 and was awarded an entrance scholarship to National University of Ireland, Galway. He completed his B.Sc. in Physics and Applied Physics in 2012 with 1st class honours. Subsequently, he was awarded an Irish Research Council Scholarship for a PhD in Optics, from which he graduated in Nov 2016. Dr. Conor Sheil is now a research scientist in photonics at NUIG.

To see some of the scholarships and other awards that past students from St. Brigid's College have achieved, click here

Events
Jan
31 2022
TY Self Defence
20-Dec-2021
Senior A Boys All Ireland Champions 2021
20-Dec-2021
Pictured are our Senior B Boys volleyball team who competed in the VAI All Ireland championships held in Kilkenny on Thursday 16th of December.
15-Dec-2021
Congratulations to 6th Year Student, Thomas Rushe who was the Silver Medal Winner in the Inaugural Mary Elmes Essay Writing Competition.
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Baunoge,
Loughrea,
Co. Galway,
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091 841 919

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