Congratulations to Midleton College students Leo and Alice who recently won prizes in the Annual Irish Austrian Society
essay competition. Leo received first prize in the Senior Category for his essay on “1916 - an Important Year for Ireland and Austria.
"Alice achieved second place in the Transition Year Category for her essay on Climate Change in the Alps. As part of their prize, they were invited to the Austrian Embassy in Dublin last week to meet the Austrian Ambassador to Ireland, Dr. Nader.
Ms. Schöller, from the Irish Austrian Society, travelled to Midleton on Monday to present Leo and Alice with their prizes. Leo will be
travelling to Austria in the summer to partake in a two week language course courtesy to the Irish Austrian Society.