The 7th Annual Catherine McAuley lecture will this year take place on Monday 16th January in St. Leo’s College Carlow. The invited speaker for this year is past pupil Eleanor Cunney, TV Producer, Director and Media Lecturer.
Eleanor currently works as TV Drama Director on the popular RTE soap opera Fair City in tandem with her lecturer position with Kairos Communications at Maynooth University.
She will recall her memories of her school days and reminisce of her education journey from St. Leo’s to her successful career to-date.
Eleanor follows in the footsteps of past presenters of this lecture including Olivia O’Leary, Broadcaster, Professor Hannah McGee, Royal Irish College of Surgeons, Mary Doyle, Department of Education, Alison Miller, Irish Women’s Rugby, Mary Curtis, RTE Digital Director and Patricia Devey, Penguin Publishers.