The new leader of the Jesuits worldwide is Fr Arturo Sosa 'a warm and robust extrovert' from Venezuela...

Nominations invited from alumni, current parents, parents of alumni, the Jesuit community and staff...

Potential members of Rhetoric 2022 arrived down the autumn clad avenue for their first taste of life in Clongowes...

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    Games of Thrones

    While Woody Allen may have quipped that he failed to make the chess team because of his height, the same may not be said of the intellectual giants from Elements and Rudiments who took on the might of St. Kevin’s College, Crumlin last Thursday (20th October) and acquitted themselves with no little distinction…  St.Kevin’s College, […]

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    Past v Present Golf

    In 1978, to mark our success in the Leinster Schools’ Senior Cup, J. Brendan Prendiville (OC’40) presented the Prendiville Plate for annual competition between the Past and the Present. All of these matches have, to date, been played at Portmarnock Golf Club with the addition of a return fixture in Clongowes. This year the Portmarnock […]

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    From a Land Down Under

    This year’s Transition Year Australian Exchange, which takes place from early October to early December, is well under way and all the boys involved have settled in very well and are enjoying finding out about life in the other hemisphere. All of this year’s Australian team are boarders in St. Ignatius College, Riverview and so […]

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    Wellread Clongowes

    It will come as no surprise to visitors to either this website (and the Library Blog in particular) or to the magnificent real world James Joyce Library in the college that the Clongowes reading community was recognised at the Wellread National Award Event on Wednesday, October 12th. Clongowes was among just 33 schools in the […]

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