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 2023
LC Mock Exams
Feb
13 2023
February Mid Term
Mar
16 2023
School Closed
Mar
17 2023
St. Patricks Day
30-Jan-2023
Well done to our students and staff members who participated in RTE's Mass on Sunday this morning celebrated by Monsignor Cathal Geraghty.
27-Jan-2023
Congratulations to our Cadet B Boys who are the All-Ireland Champions for 2023 after beating Mountrath Community School 2-1 in the final played in NUIG today.
27-Jan-2023
And that's a wrap! Congratulations to everyone involved in our very successful run of Beauty and the Beast - The Musical, which closed with a super final night on Friday last. Well done to our Transition Year students who were excellent throughout.
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Baunoge,
Loughrea,
Co. Galway,
Ireland

091 841 919

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