The History of Video Games By Joseph McCabe

The history of video games goes back to the early 1950s, when engineers began designing simple computer games as part of their computer science research. However video gaming did not reach mainstream popularity until the 1970s and 1980s, when arcade games, gaming consoles and home computer games were introduced to the general public. Since then,...
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Leonardo da Vinci By Jade Arthurs

Leonardo da Vinci By Jade Arthurs   Leonardo da Vinci was the “most famous artist of the Italian Renaissance artist” and he is known for his famous works "The Last Supper" and "Mona Lisa." However, Da Vinci was also interested with the laws of science and nature, which helped his work as a painter, sculptor, inventor and draftsmen....
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RCC goes Orange


Riversdale Community College Shines a Light on Suicide Awareness

RCC Students raise awareness by holding up orange card while TY students stand in a circle shining light  in support for Suicide  Awareness Day.
Many thanks to Mr Boyle, Ms O' Donovan and Mr Mansfield for their help.
Ms. Boyle...
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TY Graphic Typography Project

    TY Oscar Red Carpet Night

    Congratulations to all the TY students who looked amazing last night at their Oscar Night. Lots of laughs were had from parents, staff and students as the films premiered in the Library. They ranged from craziness of ‘Suitcase Suzie’ to the horror of the ‘Hooded Zombies’ Film Production was introduced as part of a new initiative...
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    Energy Flag

    The Green Schools committee have been working hard on the second theme, Energy, since last year. The Environmental review was carried out and an action plan was put in place. We are now on the final steps of the Energy flag. This month is awareness month. As a lead up to our Action Day we will run Green-Schools...
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    3rd Year Life Drawing

      Headstrong Awards 2015

      On Tuesday 10th March 2015, some 5th and 6th year students were awarded certificates by Headstrong - a youth mental health promotion agency based over the Library in Blanchardstown Centre.  The students received their certificates for completing training in delivering mental health awareness talks to classes in Riversdale.  So far the students have delivered presentations...
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