University of Limerick shows pride of place with rainbow flag

first_imgHousing 37 Compulsory Purchase Orders issued as council takes action on derelict sites TechPost | Episode 9 | Pay with Google, WAZE – the new Google Maps? and Speak don’t Type! TAGSCommunityLGBTLimerick City and CountyNewsPride Limerick on Covid watch list Facebook Twitter Advertisement Is Aer Lingus taking flight from Shannon? RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR UNIVERSITY of Limerick has today hoisted an LGBTQ+ Pride Flag on the iconic UL flagpoles, the tallest flagpoles in the country at the entrance to the UL campus.  The flag was specially commissioned to support the Limerick Pride festival running from Friday, July 5th – Sunday 14th, 2019, with the Limerick LGBTQ Parade taking place on Saturday, July 13th, 2019. UL President Dr Des Fitzgerald said: ‘I have always felt that a University should be the natural home of diversity.  Not only should we accept diversity in all of its forms but we want to actively support and foster diversity among our community.  I am very happy to have the Pride flag now flying on the tallest flagpoles in Ireland here at University of Limerick.’Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up UL student and ‘Out in UL’ President Orla McDermott welcomed the flying of the Pride Flag from the iconic UL flagpoles for the first time. “It is great to see our University celebrating the diversity of students and staff by proudly flying the rainbow flag during pride week in Limerick.  This show of solidarity is particularly important on the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots that sparked the fight for equality.  This shows that UL is continuing to work towards all students being able to proudly be who they truly are in our University.”center_img Email Previous articleEY matching Limerick city’s ambitious growthNext articleTests underway on GAA water supply after Limerick, Wexford, and Kerry camogie players “feel ill” Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Linkedin NewsCommunityVideoUniversity of Limerick shows pride of place with rainbow flagBy Staff Reporter – July 2, 2019 321 Print WhatsApp Local backlash over Aer Lingus threat Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow last_img read more

The 6th Forum of the Croatian Congress of Industry has been announced

first_img11:00 – 12:30Topic: COOPERATION BETWEEN MEDICAL AND CONGRESS INDUSTRIES IN THE ORGANIZATION OF SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS· Croatian Medical Association (HLZ)· Association of Employers in Healthcare (UPUZ)· Health Tourism Community at the Croatian Chamber of Commerce· Innovative pharmaceutical industry (IFI)· Medical equipment (CROMED in the establishment) 10:30 – 11:00Annual awards ceremony AMBASSADOR OF CROATIAN CONGRESS TOURISM 09:50 – 10:00Review of the Ambassador Program 09.00-09.30Registration The Croatian Association of Congress Tourism Professionals (HUPKT) is organizing the sixth in a row CROATIAN CONGRESS INDUSTRY FORUM 2017 – annual gathering of the profession of business (congress-incentive-event) tourism, which will be held on Tuesday, 5. December 2017. in Hotel DUBROVNIK, in Zagreb. The forum will also be an opportunity to award the prize AMBASSADOR OF CROATIAN CONGRESS TOURISM.The forum is open to all colleagues from business (congress-incentive-event) tourism and participation is free with mandatory registration via link. More information at [email protected] 12:45 – 13:30Review of the Minister of Tourism on the Forum 13:30Closing and socializing with a reception 10:00 – 10:30Refreshment breakcenter_img CROATIAN CONGRESS INDUSTRY FORUMHotel Dubrovnik, Zagreb, Tuesday, December 5, 2017 XOpening of the Forum 12:30 – 12:45Presentation of a new project for 2018 PRELIMINARY PROGRAM 09:35 – 09:50Review of HUPKT activities in 2017 and Work Plan for 2018 CERTIFICATION OF PROFESSIONALS IN BUSINESS TOURISMCertification programs for professionals in the convention industry are nothing new. The most famous in the world – CMP (Certified Meeting Professional) and CMM (Certified Meeting Manager) – are very demanding and can bring you certain advantages if you are oriented to the international market. There are no individuals holding these certificates in Croatia yet, so it is Croatian Association of Congress Tourism Professionalsa (HUPKT) since 2015 has developed its own certification program called CCMEP (Certified Croatian Meetings and Events Professional). Already two generations of professionals have successfully completed the certification program, so 58 colleagues received the certificate. The list of certified colleagues has been published on numerous foreign and domestic professional portals and is also available on the website http://www.hupkt.hr/clanstvo/.Only natural persons, participants from the congress-incentive-event industry, with a minimum of two years of experience in the MICE sector can apply for certification. The certificate is valid for five years, after which recertification is done based on the collected educational points, by participating in educational events organized by HUPKT. Certification brings additional competitiveness and a certain guarantee to customers that their service provider is a professional, who approaches each project according to the rules of the profession. It was recognized and accepted and supported by the Faculty of Economics Zagreb – Department of Tourism, Croatian Chamber of Commerce – Sector for Tourism and the European Federation of Congress Organizers – EFAPCO. HUPKT is also Preferred Provider za Events Industry Council (EIC) who recognized the value of the program and awarded it certification points, and collecting points is one of the steps towards CMP certification.HUPKT will organize certification for the third time this winter: first round 5-6. December 2017 and the second round in late January 2018.Related news: The Croatian Medical Association and the Croatian Association of Congress Tourism Professionals have signed a cooperation agreementlast_img read more

Ojo sends emotional message to Rangers fans

first_img The 22-year-old has enjoyed huge popularity from the Gers supporters since teaming up with the side temporarily last summer from the Premier League leaders. Ojo made most of the opportunity afforded him by manager Steven Gerrard and ignited his career after struggling during his loan move to French outfit Reims last term. The Anglo-Nigerian put smiles on the faces of the fans with goals, assists and other dazzling displays. He found the back of the net five times and set up seven others. The 22-year-old was a consistent performer for the Gers during his temporary stay, featuring in 34 games across all competitions. Ojo helped the Ibrox Stadium outfit finish second in the Scottish Premiership after the league was ended abruptly due to the outbreak of coronavirus. With the forward set to return to his parent club Liverpool after the expiration of his loan deal, he has taken to the social media to thank Rangers fans, who have been there for him all through the season and captured his best moments for the club. “Best fans in the world no doubt. You guys gave me love & some moments in my life I’ll never forget. Thank you Rangers,” Ojo tweeted. Promoted Content7 Non-Obvious Things That Damage Your Phone7 Gadgets & Inventions That Could Save Our PlanetThe Network’s Greatest Shows On HBOYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Anime11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table TopWho Earns More Than Ronaldo?10 Hyper-Realistic 3D Street Art By Odeith8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its Growth14 Hilarious Comics Made By Women You Need To Follow Right Now7 Facts About Black Holes That Will Blow Your MindReal World Archaeological Finds That Would Stump Indiana Jones2020 Tattoo Trends: Here’s What You’ll See This Year Ojo joined the Liverpool academy in 2011 from Milton Keynes Dons and after impressing in the youth set-up he was promoted to the first team but has only made eight Premier League appearances for the side. The forward has mostly spent time away from the Reds on loan, featuring for Wigan Athletic, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Fulham, Reins and Rangers. The Anglo-Nigerian will hope to fight for a place in Jurgen Klopp’s team on his return to Anfield by delivering stunning performances during pre-season games. Ojo has featured for England U16, U17, U18, U19, U20 and U21 teams but he still eligible to play for the Super Eagles as he is yet to turn out for the Three Lions. A number of former England youth players are currently excelling with the African giants like Alex Iwobi and Ola Aina while former internationals Victor Moses, who won the Africa Cup of Nations with Nigeria and Shola Ameobi have also played for the English youth team in the past. Chuba Akpom and Ademola Lookman, who indicated their interests to play for the three-time African champions, have completed their paperwork to switch to Nigeria. read also:Sheyi Ojo to Rohr: I want to play for Eagles The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) have failed in the past to persuade Tammy Abraham and Fikayo Tomori to play for the Super Eagles, however, should Ojo decide to team up with Gernot Rohr’s side, he will have his friends to make him feel at home. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Loading… On-loan Liverpool winger Sheyi Ojo has sent an emotional message to Rangers fans as his departure draws near.last_img read more