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Liberal Arts Commencement Ceremony at St Mary's


Jarlath Burns gave the keynote address at the annual Commencement ceremony for Liberal Arts students at St Mary’s University College.

Jarlath studied Education and Irish at St Mary’s from 1986 to 1990 and was a member of the winning Sigerson Cup gaelic football team in 1989. He spoke of his strong sense of affiliation with the College.

The Valedictory Address was given by joint-Students of the Year Danielle O’Neill and Mairtin McGann. Bishop Anthony Farquhar represented the Trustees of St Mary’s at the family orientated ceremony.


Jarlath Burns, Judith Sharvin, Professor Peter Finn, Danielle O'Neill, Mairtin McGann, Micheal Martin

Pictured Left to Right

Jarlath Burns (Commencement Speaker), Judith Sharvin (International Prize Winner), Professor Peter Finn (Principal), Danielle O'Neill (Enterprise Prize Winner and Joint-Student of the Year), Mairtin McGann (Joint-Student of the Year), Michael Martin (Senior Tutor for Student Services)