On Sunday the 11th of October, the book "Against the Odds" was featured on RTE Radio 1, The History Show with Myles Dungan. Dr Sinead McCoole talks about a group of Salesian sisters who set up a school in Limerick at the height of the War of Independence in 1920. Listen to the interview now
2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the arrival of the Salesian Sisters in Ireland and throughout this Centenary Year members of the religious community, past and current pupils and teachers of Salesian schools and the wider community will come together to celebrate the huge impact of the Order on education in Ireland.
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The Salesian sisters have been in Ireland for almost 100 years working with young people and their families. Our approach to young people is in the tradition of Don Bosco, a reasonable, spiritual and loving approach.