Bertie O'Hanlon RIP

Bertie O'Hanlon RIP

We are deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Bertie O’Hanlon, a rugby great and a former pupil of Rockwell. Our gland slam hero can be found sitting middle row, second from the right.

Ireland U-18s Ladies' selection for Rugby Sevens

Ireland U-18s Ladies' selection for Rugby Sevens

Congratulations to Aoife O'Shaughnessey (6th Year) on her selection to the Ireland U-18s Rugby Sevens squad. Aoife will be competing in Loughborough University on August 24th

Past Pupils feature prominently in recent sports events

Past Pupils feature prominently in recent sports events

It is difficult to avoid Rockwell College past pupils in the area of sports currently. Apart form the great achievments of Bill Johnston and Sean O Connor (2015) in the U20s World Cup, past pupils on the Tipperary football team scored a historic victory over Cork to reach the Munster Final against Kerry. Conor Sweeney and Peter Acheson (2008), with Jimmy Feehan (2014) and Colm O Shaughnessey (2015) all featured on the team that took its first win...

Rockwell Union Annual Report 2016

Rockwell Union Annual Report 2016

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.

Past Pupils selected for Ireland U20s World Cup

Past Pupils selected for Ireland U20s World Cup

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.

Prize Day at Rockwell College 2016

Prize Day at Rockwell College 2016

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.

Hugh Garvey RIP

Hugh Garvey RIP

It is with the deepest regret that the Rockwell College Union has to inform you of the passing of our dear friend and Past President Mr. Hugh Garvey (class of 1984).

Finbarr Egan RIP

Finbarr Egan RIP

The Rockwell College Union was saddened to learn recently of the death of Finbarr Egan (Class of 1961).

Daniel Gerrard RIP

Daniel Gerrard RIP

Final Year : 2010 Country : Ireland The Rockwell College Union was saddened to learn recently of the death of Daniel Gerrard (Class of 2010).

Liam O Duibhir

Liam O Duibhir

It is with great sadness that Rockwell College announces the death of An t-Uas. Liam O Duibhir, former Deputy Principal and teacher of Irish. May he rest in peace.

Kenneth Kelly RIP

Kenneth Kelly RIP

The Rockwell College Union is deeply saddened by the passing of Kenneth Kelly (1989).