Financial pressure on students will impact on Letterkenny – USI

first_img By News Highland – November 6, 2012 Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Facebook WhatsApp Financial pressure on students will impact on Letterkenny – USI Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Pinterest 70% of Cllrs nationwide threatened, harassed and intimidated over past 3 years – Report Twitter Newscenter_img Facebook Previous articleFuneral of murdered prison officer taking place today in CookstownNext articleDerry man charged with armed robbery News Highland Minister McConalogue says he is working to improve fishing quota Letterkenny’s local economy will lose almost 4 million euro over the next four years as a result of increased college fees, and cuts to the student maintenance grant.That’s according to the Union of Students in Ireland.There are currently 3,000 students attending Letterkenny IT, 2,004 of these students recieve a maintenance grant, while 996 students pay full fees.The President of the USI, Letterkenny man John Logue, says the town’s businesses will lose out……..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/11/studs.mp3[/podcast] WhatsApp Google+ Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme Twitter Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powerslast_img read more