EQUINOX BLOG

JOIN US AT HOLIDAY WORLD SHOW 2020

Equinox Education Services are delighted to be exhibiting at the 2020 Holiday World Show at RDS Simmonscourt in Dublin this Saturday. 25th January, between 11pm and 5pm. Our team will join members of Carlow Tourism on their stand T6 at an event that attracts over 2,000 travel professionals to showcase

ATHY COLLEGE EXCHANGE PROGRAMME

Equinox facilitates the fifth successive Athy College & Sapporo Nishi High School Collaboration Equinox Education Services were delighted to facilitate a 10-day programme which finished in Ireland last week between students of Athy College in Kildare and a group of sixteen high school students and their teacher from Hokkaido in Japan. This was

EQUINOX CELEBRATES 15 YEARS

‘Equinox Education Services celebrates 15 years’ As we head into 2020, Equinox Education Services looks forward to a year filled with many new exciting programmes, plans and initiatives. This year we celebrate our 15th anniversary and in the attached video, Noel and Tomoko reflect on Equinox’s journey, as well as

CAMBRIDGE ENGLISH FIRST CERTIFICATE

Three of our academic year students Oscar, Carmen and Alvaro were in Dublin yesterday to undertake their Cambridge English First exam at the Centre of English Studies on Dame Street. The exam was the culmination of a second, successful 12-week preparation course facilitated by Equinox to assist the students in the improvement of

JOIN EQUINOX AT #THINKLANGUAGES

Equinox Education Services Ltd. are delighted to be exhibiting at #ThinkLanguages, a national Transition Year event at the Convention Centre, Dublin, this Friday between 9.30am and 4.45pm.  Equinox will join over 70 other exhibitors and some 3,000 students who will attend the event that showcases overseas learning opportunities, languages and cultures

THE ITALIAN CONNECTION!

Last week, my colleague Noel Doyle and I travelled through #Italy meeting schools, agents and the Embassy of Ireland, Rome, to discuss innovative ways of promoting #Ireland as an education destination for Italian Students. We also sought out new study abroad options for Irish students wishing to learn Italian immersively. The

EQUINOX’S TIES WITH SPAIN

Equinox Education Services has just completed a very fruitful week in Spain reaffirming existing partnerships and forging new links with others. Over past number of years Equinox have worked with selected partners from Spain and have built up many strong relationships, both personal and professional. In each instance, we strive to provide

MINI-STAY PROGRAMME FOR GERMAN STUDENTS

During the final week of October 2019, Equinox Education Services had the pleasure of facilitating a tailor-made, language and culture, mini-stay programme for 11 high-school students from Stuttgart in Germany. The programme was designed by and delivered in Ireland by Equinox on behalf of our partner Connie von Scholley of ‘go

EQUINOX PROGRAMME AT TYNDALL COLLEGE

Equinox Education Services, in collaboration with our long-standing Japanese partner ISES JAPAN (国際留学生センター), were delighted to facilitate an inaugural Education and Cultural programme for twenty three co-educational students and their teachers from a prominent High School in Osaka, Japan at Tyndall College, Carlow last month. The programme, which was arranged

SUMMER SURVEY RESULTS

This summer 475 students traveled to Ireland under our care to improve their English and enjoy the unique aspects of our culture.  2019 heralded increased numbers (36% up on 2018) for Equinox Education Services’ summer programmes and another great international mix that included students from Spain, France, Italy, Germany, Romania, Japan who were joined by

JOIN EQUINOX AT THE TRANSITION YEAR SHOW 2019

Fresh on the heels of exhibiting at the hugely successful National Ploughing Championships, which recorded an incredible 297,000 visitors to the site in Carlow this week, the Equinox team now turns its attention to next week’s Transition Year Show in Punchestown. The Transition Year Show, Ireland’s only event for students

EQUINOX AT THE PLOUGHING CHAMPIONSHIPS

Equinox to Exhibit at the National Ploughing Championships, Carlow September heralds a very busy month for the Equinox team as it not only marks the start of our busy academic year period, but also our exhibitions and conference season. Without even drawing breath on what has been our most successful