The Rockwell College Union was pleased to announce this year the return of the Union Cup this year, giving members the opportunity to compete in the high quality surrounds of Kilkenny Golf Club.
A conversation between Cormac English and Donal Higgins
The President and Governing Body of Rockwell College Union are pleased to present the Annual Report of the Union for the Year 2015/2016
Overall the focus for the term 2015/2016 was to define the Unions offering to past pupils and improve how we communicate the valuable resource that the Union is in supporting the Spiritan Mission and development of the college, as well as creating opportunities to renew old friendships and the forming of new ones.
The IRFU has announced the World Cup squad to pay in the u20s competition in Manchester this June. It includes two Rockwell College past pupils :Sean O'Connor andBill Johnston, who were (respectively) the Captain and Vice Captain of the Munster Senior Cup-winning team of 2015.
At the Annual Prize Day event this year, Rockwell College welcomed Ms. Muriel McAuley, granddaughter of Thomas McDonagh as Guest of Honour.The Principal, Ms. Audrey OByrne, in her opening speech, spoke of Thomas Mc Donagh spending a number of years at Rockwell and his poetry being influenced by the beauty of the scenes he enjoyed every day.