Well done to the BCS speakers who took part in the first BCS In-House Mace Final. The motion for the final was 'THW arm all members of an Garda Siochána'. The motion was defeated. The first opposition team Luke and Shane were the overall winners. The runner up team was the first prop, David and Adrienne. The best speaker award was given to Luke. The best first year speaker award was given to Elena. Thank you to our chairperson for the evening Cavan-Monaghan TD Ms Niamh Symth. Thank you to our adjudicators, Mr Seamus Sheridan (B.O.M), Mr Kenny (Deputy Principal) and Mr Shane Farrelly (Student Representative).
Well done to all our first and second year speakers who took part in the Loreto, St. Stephen's Green debating competition for first and second year students. The motions for the day were- Round one 'THW make maths an optional subject'. Round two- 'THB that the internet does more harm than good'. Round three- 'THW ban fee-paying schools'. Well done to the BCS speakers, Luke and Shane who took on three Belvedere College teams in the grand final of the Loreto on the Green Mace for junior speakers. The motion for the final was 'This house would ban misogynistic media'.