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Independent Colleges unveils new president

Posted in Governance and administration with tags on 14 March 2011 by Steve

“Independent Colleges has appointed Professor John Kelly as president and chair of its academic board. He is Professor Emeritus at University College Dublin and a former dean, registrar and deputy president of UCD …” (more)

[Peter Flanagan, Independent, 14 March]

INM showed ‘disregard’ for college governance

Posted in Legal issues with tags on 15 November 2010 by Steve

“Independent News & Media’s (INM) involvement in the dismissal of the co-founder of Independent Colleges showed a ‘total disregard’ for the college’s corporate governance, Miss Justice Mary Laffoy has found …” (more)

[Samatha McCaughren, Sunday Business Post, 14 November]

€7 million invested in Independent Colleges

Posted in Legal issues with tags on 25 October 2010 by Steve

“Almost €7 million has been invested in the loss-making educational company Independent Colleges, which is backed by media group Independent News & Media (INM). Financial details of the venture emerged in a High Court case last week …” (more)

[Samantha McCaughren, Sunday Business Post, 24 October]