As they are one of the biggest newspapers in the country, we are delighted to have The Irish Examiner as one of our sponsors yet again at this year’s National Student Media Awards. 

The Irish Examiner has been at the fore-front of Irish journalism for over a century, providing the country with national and international news, so it’s fitting that they would be the one choosing our ‘Journalist of the Year’. 

The Irish Examiner reports on a wide array of topics ranging from news, to show business, to sports, and to farming. Their wide variety of engaging stories have kept the country informed and entertained, and has made The Irish Examiner the staple newspaper for many Irish families. 

As they are one of the biggest newspapers in Ireland, The Irish Examiner provides inspiration to Irish media students, and has provided employment and support for up and coming journalists around the country. 

Last year, DCU graduate and former Deputy Editor of DCUs student run newspaper The College View, Gabija Gataveckaite took home the prize of ‘Journalist of the Year’ and has now gone on to work as a reporter for