MTU Kerry Campus to host virtual information evening for parents

As the CAO application date of February 1, 2021 approaches, the Kerry campus of Munster Technological University is to host a virtual information evening for parents of Leaving Certificate students or anyone considering a college application in 2021.

The guest speaker on the evening is Catherine O’Connor, education consultant and author of ‘Cracking the College Code’, who will speak about preparing for a successful transition from second level to third level. Catherine O’Connor, MA (Ed), FIITD, education consultant, Trinity College Dublin, has 25 twenty years’ experience in higher level education at both Trinity College Dublin and Dublin City University.

Following a career in financial services, the study of drama led Catherine to a training and development career where she worked in the community, motivating the long-term unemployed and preparing them to return to study and work.