Entries by Patricia Greene

LONDONDERRY ROTARY SCHOLARSHIPS at ULSTER UNIVERSITY – INCORE 2016

Back in May 2013, The Rotary Club of Londonderry, in association with INCORE, the International Peace and Reconciliation school of Ulster Univerity, hosted an International Peace Conference, attended by then RI President Sukuji Tanaka. Surplus funds from the conference were made available to INCORE to award Rotary Scholarships to deserving students studying International Peace and […]

Certificates awarded for more than 25 years of service

At my last meeting as Club President, I was honoured to present Certificates awarded for more than 25 years of service to quite a few of our Members. Congratulations to Robbie Dunn, Andrew McCartney, Vincent Grant, Graham Hunter, Bernard O’Kane, John MacCrossan, Scott Buchanan & James Buchanan. Missing from photograph were John Doherty, Frank Lawrance, […]

Marie Lindsay Principal of St. Mary’s College Visit

We welcomed Marie Lindsay, Principal of St. Mary’s College to our meeting. We congratulated her on her being awarded Principal of the year 2016 at the recent Blackboard awards. Marie outlined her career as a science teacher at St. Peter’s College before joining St. Mary’s where she has been for over 30 years. After a […]

Rotary Club of Londonderry Peace Scholarship Applications Now Open

INCORE Announcement – 27 April 2016 The Rotary Club of Londonderry Peace Scholarship at Ulster University’s International Conflict Research Institute (INCORE) is now open for applications. Deadline for applications is 31 May 2016, midnight. 2015/16 was the first year of this scholarship which is supported by the Rotary Club of Londonderry as a legacy to the […]

North-West Migrants Forum

At our meeting on Monday, we welcomed Lilian Seenoi, a refugee from Kenya, Projects Director of the North-West Migrants Forum. In 2014, Lilian was recognised as Woman of the Year for her work setting up the only migrant forum in Derry/Londonderry, from her kitchen table. Lilian sought asylum in the UK after her work rescuing […]