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Refurbished computers end up in Schools

The Discipline of Information Technology recently donated 50 refurbished computers to primary schools and community resource centres in Galway City and County – they were Doughiska, Kinvara, Knocknacara Athenry, Gort and Tuam.

Sinéad Nic Giolla Chionnaigh, principal of Gaelscoil Riada in Athenry ( who were very pleased to receive 11 computers donated by the Discipline of IT. Martha Fahy installed Kubuntu Linux on them and they are set up in the Halla.

They have acknowledged them on the school website also:

“The college of Engineering and Informatics at National University Ireland Galway have kindly donate 11 computers to Gaelscoil Riada. A sincere thanks to Martha Ní Fhathaigh who has assisted in setting up the computers and is teaching computing skills to the children. Táimid an bhuíoch ar fad. ”

News last updated : Thursday 22nd December 2011