Multimillion-dollar hinterland dormitory to be commissioned soon

first_imgThe $186 million Hinterland Student Dormitory located at Liliendaal, Greater Georgetown, is set for commissioning in early March.The Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Ministry is currently finalising preparations for this monumental occasion. The spanking new facility which is aback the current Hinterland Student Dormitory is the first of its kind for hinterland students who are pursuing tertiary education.The spanking new dormitoryThese include students currently attending the University of Guyana (UG); the Cyril Potter College of Education (CPCE); the Government Technical Institute (GTI); the Guyana School of Agriculture; Carnegie School of Home Economics; the ER Burrowes School of Art and the Guyana Industrial Training Centre.The 16-apartment facility boasts a male and a female dormitory, with each apartment housing eight students at any given time and a kitchenette, toilet and bath area and also a study area, while the dormitory itself has a cooking area, a library and a play area as well as accommodation for two dormitory supervisors.Administrator Valerie DavidCurrently, several students attending tertiary institutions are housed at the Secondary Student Dormitory, Liliendaal and at the Indigenous Residence in Princes Street.Last year, Indigenous Peoples’ Affairs Minister Sydney Allicock said the Ministry was eagerly awaiting the completion of the facility, since students would be able to advance their education in a more conducive environment.Meanwhile, 55-year-old Retired Head Mistress Valerie David from Mabaruma, Region One (Barima-Waini) is the Facility’s Administrator. David is a retired Head Teacher who has given 38 years to the teaching profession.One of the rooms in the dormitoryOver the past 10 years, an estimated 600 students have benefited from hinterland scholarships to attend a number of tertiary institutions in Georgetown.The contractor executing the project is BK International, and it is being supervised by Kalitech Inc, a consultancy firm.last_img read more

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first_imgUPDATED: COMÓRTAS PEILE NA GAELTACHTA – CLG GHAOTH DOBHAIRSóisir. Scór deiridh.An Tearmann 3-22 Na Gaeil Óga 0-03Cluiche aontaobhach go leor, An Tearmann níos láidre ó thús go deireadh. Fuair Paddy Mc Daid agus Aodán Mac Suibhne cúl an duine sa chéad leath. Is é Henry Geff a fuair an dá phointe do na Gaeil Óga.Ag tús an dara leath d’aimsigh Dáire Mac Daeid cúl don Tearmann agus thosaigh na scóranna ag teacht go tiubh agus go tréan ó sin go deireadh. Is é Eoghan Mac Aodha a fuair pointe do na Gaeil sa dara leath. Sinsir. Scór deiridh.An Daingean 2-13 An Cheathrú Rua 2-9Sa chéad leath, bhí An Daingean láidir le cuidiú na gaoithe. Cuireadh neart seanseanna amú. Bhí seans ag Peadar Ó Conghaile ar chúl do CR ach chuir sé ar foraíl é. Chuir An Cheathrú Rua 7 n-iarracht ar foraíl agus 5 iarracht ar foraíl ag an Daingean.Ag tús an dara leath bhí 10 mbomaite gan scór. D’aimsigh Niall Ó Briain dhá chúl agus bhí an CR chun tosaigh. Ach fuair An Daingean tréimhse maith ansin agus lár na páirce in uachtar. Fuair Colm B Ó Muircheartaigh cúl. Chuir pointe ó Phól Ó Dubháin an Daingean chun tosaigh ach chothromaigh Cillian De Paor an scór le pointe roimh an deireadh.In am breise sa chluiche cruaidh seo fuair Dáithí Ó Géibheannaigh an cúl cinniúna don Daingean. Liathróid ard isteach sa bhosca ó chic saor ach thit sí as lámha an chúl báire na Ceathrúin Ruaidh Tomás Ó hAilín agus ghlac Dáithí an deis ar chúl. Bua sa deireadh ag An Daingean. Sinsir. Scór deiridh.Clg Chloich Cheann Fhaola 1-17 An Rinn 2-08Taispeántas mhaith ó churaidh an chomórtais. Tús bríomhar leis an chluiche. D’aimsigh Feargal Ó Ceallaigh cúl chun an Rinn a chur chun tosaigh ach tháinig CCF ar ais le cúpla pointe agus chríochnaigh siad an leath go láidir. Fuair Brian Mac Dhuibh an cúl daofa sa chéad leath.Sa dara leath fuair CCF ceithre phointe gan freagra agus bhí lámh an uachtar acu ó sin amach. Cé go bhfuair An Rinn cúl ó chic pionóis in am breise, bhí bua maith ag fir Cloich Cheann Fhaola. Sár chluiche acu uilig mar fhoireann, go háirithe Seán Mac Gairbheith.Réamhbhabhta Sóisir na mBanNa Gaeil Óga 1-13 Laochra Loch Lao1-05.Thosaigh na Gaeil Óga go maith le 4 phointe. Fuair Lesley Ni Fhaoláin pointe sa 4ú bomaite. Cic saor ansin le Muireann Ní Dheá sa 6ú bomaite. Lesley Ni Fhaoláin le pointe eile sa 7ú bomaite agus Katie Ní Loinsigh pointe eile sa 9ú bomaite. Sa 14ú bomaite thainig Loachre isteach sa cluiche le pointe ó Bronagh Ni Raithaille agus cúl sa 16ú bomaite. Fuair Caoimhe Ní Craith pointe sa 18ú bomaite agus fuair Caitlin Nic Aoidh pointe eile sa 23ú. Thánig na Gaeil Óga ar ais sa 24ú bomaite le pointe ó Muireann Ní Dheá. Leath amSa cead bomaite den dara leath fuair Muireann Ní Dheá pointe do Na Gaeil Óga agus pointe eile do Katie Ní Loinsigh. Fuair Caoimhe Nic Craith agus Caitlin Nic Aoidh pointe an duine do na Laochra. Sa 12ú bomaite fuair Lesley Ní Fhaoláin cúl agus Muireann Ní Dheá pointe ó cic saor. Ni bhfuair na Laochra scór ar bith ina dhaidh sin. Fuair na Gaeil Óga 4 pointe indhiaidh sin sa 26ú bomaite Lesley Ní Fhaoláin, Niamh Ní Dhroighnáín chead bomaite de am brise, Katie Ní Loinsigh sa dara bomaite agus scór eile do Niamh Ní Dhrighnáin sa 3ú bomaite.Sóisir.Scór deiridh.Laochra Loch Lao 2-07 Naomh Náille 1-11Thosaigh na Laochra go maith, chuaigh siad 3-1 chun tosaigh. Fuair Bréandán Breen cúl do Naomh Náille. Fuair na Laochra cúl ansin ó Phádraig Mac Giolla Bhríde. Ach ansin fuair Naomh Náille 5 phointe roimh leath ama.Sa dara leath d’aimsigh Seán Mac Corraidh cúl do na Laochra. Bhí cluiche teannta go leor ann, na foirne cothrom sa 17ú, 23ú agus 28ú bomaite. Chuaigh Naomh Náille dhá phointe chun tosaigh ansin. Fuair na Laochra pointe amháin in am breise, ach ní leor é. Bhí an bua ag Naomh Náille le pointe amháin.Sár chluiche ag Steven Griffen a d’aimsigh 8 bpointe do Naomh Náille.Sóisir. Cill tSéadhna 0-7 An Cheathrú Rua 3-09Scóráilithe.Ceathrú Rua:Pádraig Ó Flatharta 1-2 Bréandán Ó Loideáin 0-1 Maitiú Ó Domhnaill 1-0 Aonghas Mac Donncha 1-2 Conall Ó Máille 0-1, Pádraig de Paor 0-3 Cill tSéadhna:Stiofán Ó Gallchóir 0-2, Barra Mac Aindriú 0-2, Mícheál Ó Dúisigh 0-1, Kyle Mac Thomáis 0-1, Alan Ó Ciardha 0-1Sár-chluiche ag Ciarán Phetie Mac Donncha, Máirtín Ó Conghaile, Mícheál Antaine Ó Loideáin, Conall Ó Máille, Caoimhín Ó Gionáin, Oisín Breathnach, Maitiú Ó Domhnaill, Pádraig Ó Flatharta don Cheathrú Rua.Séamus Ó Conaire, Alan Ó Ciardha, Kyle Mac Thomáis, Stiofán Ó Gallchóir, Barra Mac Aindriú do Chill tSéadhna.COMÓRTAS PEILE NA GAELTACHTA was last modified: June 2nd, 2012 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:COMÓRTAS PEILE NA GAELTACHTANÓTAÍ CLG GAOTH DOBHAIRlast_img read more