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DIT receives Athena SWAN award for gender equality

13 November, 2018

Minister for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, TD commended DIT and the other awardees on their tremendous efforts to drive real change in the higher education sector.

The ceremony was opened by Dr Ruth Gilligan, Associate Director of Equality Charters at Advance HE, the organisation administering the Athena SWAN programme, and featured a number of expert speakers exploring themes such as positive action and breaking bias.