'TCS Four' go to All-Ireland Linguistics Olympiad Final
Congratulations to James Gooding (6th Year), Luke Hayes (TY), Adam Nolan (TY) and Darren Scanlon (5th Year) who qualified for this year’s All Ireland Linguistics Olympiad (AILO) final. They were among the top 100 problem solvers in Ireland. This year over 1.300 students took part in Round 1 of the Linguistics Olympiad. AILO is run by the ADAPT Centre, a leading international research centre for Content Technologies based at TCD, DCU, UCD and DIT.
James, Luke, Adam and Darren will represent Tallaght Community School in the All Ireland Linguistics Olympiad final on Tuesday, 13 March, in DIT. On the day there will be a two-hour individual competition in the morning and a two-hour team competition in the afternoon. The top four students in the individual round at the national final will qualify to represent Ireland at the International Linguistics Olympiad (OL) in Prague.