How Two Men Bridged 50 Years - Class of 1967

How Two Men Bridged 50 Years - Class of 1967

A look at how two of our Alumni - Sean Carter and Patrick Mulcahy - went about reconnecting with former classmates, and the challenges and successes of their endeavour.

Joe Gough RIP

Joe Gough RIP

We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Fr. Joe Gough, former pupil of the college. Final Year 1962

President’s Welcome to the Annual Dinner in Cahir

President’s Welcome to the Annual Dinner in Cahir

"The Union has taken some bold moves in the past few years and the fruits of these changes are beginning to blossom"

Recent-Graduate Event

Recent-Graduate Event

A very successful Recent-Graduate event was hosted on March 1st in Dicey's Bar Dublin. Our thanks again to all those who attended

Rockwell College Newsfeed

Rockwell College Newsfeed

A collection of articles and updates relating to the College and its alumni

Dominic Lynch - RIP

Dominic Lynch - RIP

Dominic was a teacher in Kerry. Rockwell College class of '61

Tipperary’s Greatest Golfing Ambassador

Tipperary’s Greatest Golfing Ambassador

On March 31st Rockwell College Union will present its Rockwell Person of the Year Award to past pupil Arthur Pierse. Final year 1971

Rockwellians reunited after 50 years

Rockwellians reunited after 50 years

Patrick McCabe and Ninian Mellamphy, Rockwellians from the class of 1955, met with each other after 5 decades.

Rockwell outgunned by more experienced Glenstal side

Rockwell outgunned by more experienced Glenstal side

Munster Senior Cup Q-Final Glenstal 18 Rockwell 0

Munster Senior Ladies Football Final

Munster Senior Ladies Football Final

Congratulations to the Rockwell senior ladies on their Munster football final win.

Munster Senior Cup 1st. Rd. Rockwell v St. Munchins

Munster Senior Cup 1st. Rd. Rockwell v St. Munchins

Rockwell 28 St. Munchins 18

The HOPE Foundation and the Rockwell College Union

The HOPE Foundation and the Rockwell College Union

Over the last number of years, the Rockwell College Union has given important and much needed support to the HOPE Foundation,

Brendan Cullinane is joining the Wanneroos

Brendan Cullinane is joining the Wanneroos

Brendan Cullinane is relocating to Perth, Australia to continue his rugby career with the Wanneroos.

Walter Swinburn RIP

Walter Swinburn RIP

We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Walter " Wally " Swinburn on Tuesday, December 12th 2016. A horse racing great and a former pupil of Rockwell College. Our three-time Derby-winning Champion Jockey died aged just 55 years old. He will be truly missed.

Bowen Shield Win for Rockwell College

Bowen Shield Win for Rockwell College

Bowen Shield Final, Munster U18 A. Rockwell’s storming finish sees them over the line. Rockwell 26 Bandon Grammar 8

World Masters Marathon Champion

World Masters Marathon Champion

Sean Cooney won the World Masters Marathon Championship (age category 75-79) Sean hails from Mullingar and was in the class of 1959

Gwenda Hurst Award for Rockwell College alumnus

Gwenda Hurst Award for Rockwell College alumnus

Rockwell pupil wins top Geography Award in Ireland. Pictured Michael Doyle (Geog. teacher), Peter Lydon (President of A.G.T.I.) , Aine Heffernan (recipient)

Rockwell the anchor school for 2017 Cycle Against Suicide.

Rockwell the anchor school for 2017 Cycle Against Suicide.

"It's ok. not to be ok. and it's absolutely ok. to ask for help"

Past Pupils- Where are they now?

Past Pupils- Where are they now?

The Rockwell College Union takes great pride in the exploits and achievements of its past pupils, who participate at the highest level across many fields and professions. In light of this, we would like to take the opportunity to note some of the more recent accomplishments of our alumni, who continue to exemplify the Rockwell traditions of excellence and perseverance.

Dr. John Anthony (Jack) Jolley RIP

Dr. John Anthony (Jack) Jolley RIP

The death has occurred of Dr. John Anthony (Jack) JOLLEY. Stamullen, Meath / Valentia Island, Kerry On November 26th. Final Year: 1936

Drone footage of Rockwell College

Drone footage of Rockwell College

In October the Rockwell College Union arranged for some aerial footage by drone. Enjoy!

Rockwell Qualifies for Tipp 'A' schools football final

Rockwell Qualifies for Tipp 'A' schools football final

From the throw in Abbey C.B.S. were quick into their stride and got the opening score after 4 minutes through Shane Ryan.

Rockwell girls reach All Ireland 7's semi finals

Rockwell girls reach All Ireland 7's semi finals

The Rockwell Senior Girls Sevens rugby team competed at the All Ireland Finals, the Gx7's which was held in Donnybrook on the 18th of November, having qualified through a number of matches in the Munster region

Future Entrepreneurs?

Future Entrepreneurs?

Congratulations to the 10 pupils from Rockwell College who were recognised at a ceremony in WIT in October for their achievements in the Junior Certificate Business examination

Max Wachman Victorious

Max Wachman Victorious

Max Wachman, a First Year student at Rockwell College, has won at the prestigious South View Grand Prix, held this year in Chesire

Dr David Sheahan RIP

Dr David Sheahan RIP

It is we great sadness that we say goodbye to a sporting hero and Rockwell legend. Dr David Sheahan, final year 1957, was the first amateur to win a Tour professional event, in 1962

The Rugby Weekend in Chicago

The Rugby Weekend in Chicago

Join a number of past pupils that are meeting up in Chicago for the Rugby Weekend. Rory Smith (Final Year 1974) is organizing it. Could this be the first time Ireland beat the All Blacks? Will you be there to witness it?

Aerial drone footage of Rockwell College

Aerial drone footage of Rockwell College

We have some good video and photo footage from above the college.

Rockwell College Pavilion Campaign

Rockwell College Pavilion Campaign

An interview with Gay Mangan, discussing the new Rockwell College Pavilion

Union Cup Interview

Union Cup Interview

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