|11th Annual UL Alumni Awards|
University of Limerick Alumni have bestowed their highest honour on four of the university’s outstanding graduates at the 11th Annual UL Alumni Awards gala dinner held on Saturday, November 12.
Waterford-based Patsy Carney and Tom Brennan, co-founders of Eirgen Pharma were presented with a joint award for their contribution to business. Former Minister for the Diaspora and All-Ireland winning Kerry footballer Jimmy Deenihan received a Personal Achievement Award for his contribution to art, culture and sport. Ghanian Dr Mark Mantey, Director of the Padre Pio Rehabilitation Centre, an agency whose work is primarily based around the rehabilitation and reintegration of leprosy survivors and their families, was presented with a Humanitarian Award for his contribution to society.
You are invited to read the inspiring stories behind each of the 2016 UL Alumni Award Recipients here (click on names below).
- Outstanding Achievement UL Alumni Award - Sport, Arts & Culture and overall Personal Achievement
- Outstanding Achievement UL Alumni Award - Business
- Outstanding Achievement Alumni Award -Society/Humanitarian
To view a slideshow of images from the night, click here
(Back row l-r) UL Alumna, Ms Juliette Gash form Today FM, Event MC, representing the Headline Sponsor (Bank of Ireland) Ms Liz Horgan, Ms Hilda Mulvihill (Stryker) Mr Diarmaid Gavin (Ronan Daly Jermyn Solicitors), Ms Majella O'Connell, Executive Director UL Alumni, Ms Catherine Wixted (GECAS)and Mr Peter Real (Analog Devices). (Front row l-r) UL President, Prof Don Barry, 2016 UL Alumni Awards Recipients Dr Mark Mantey, Mr Patsy Carney, Mr Tom Brennan, Mr Jimmy Deenihan and UL Alumni Chairman Mr Bobby O'Connor.
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