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Crescent Past Pupils Photographic Archive now launched

We are delighted to announce the launch of our NEW Crescent Past Pupils Photographic Archive. The Archive has been setup to store photographs from the old and new Crescent Colleges for future generations.  All photos are being scanned at the highest possible detail and in full colour.   We will be expanding the archive in the coming weeks and months …

Crescent Past Pupils Annual Dinner 2nd November 2013 just 35 Euro per ticket

The Crescent PPU Annual Dinner will be held on Saturday 2nd November in the Castletroy Park Hotel, Limerick. The dinner will include a drinks reception at 7:30pm followed by a four course dinner in the Hotel ballroom.  The evening will include induction of an honoured past pupil to the Past Pupils Roll of Honour.  This is a great chance to …

Crescent Past Pupils Annual Dinner 2013 – Menu

DINNER MENU Traditional Caesar Salad Crisp cos lettuce, smoked bacon, herb croutons, caesar dressing, parmesan shavings ~~~ Cream of Winter Soup ~~~ Roast Stuffed Turkey with Honey Baked Ham Cranberry jus and served with traditional accompaniments Oven Roasted Shannon Salmon Creamed spinach & leek, crispy pancetta, sauce vierge ~~~ Individual Lemon Tart Candied pistachios, raspberry sorbet & raspberry coulis ~~~ …

Crescent Past Pupils Annual Dinner 2013 – Book Tickets

Annual DinnerSat. 2nd November 2013 @ 7:30pm Castletroy Park Hotel, Limerick BOOK ONLINE NOW   PLEASE NOTE: Tickets may also be purchased at the Reception office in Crescent College Comprehensive, Dooradoyle, Limerick OR through any member of the CPPU Committee OR at through Don Reddan , CPPU President Tickets MUST be presented on the evening to attend the Annual Dinner.

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Donal Lynch RIP

Mr. Donal Lynch, a popular woodwork & technical drawing teacher in C.C.C. Dooradoyle,  died on Tuesday 14th February 2012.  He had been ill in recent months and the Crescent Past Pupils Union wish to send Donal’s wife Mary, son Denis, daughters Michelle, Linda and Emma our sincerest sympathies. Reposing at Thompson’s funeral home, Thomas street, this Thursday 16th Feb evening from …

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Class of 1961 – 50 Year Reunion Report

On 19th November a 50-year reunion for the Rhetoric Class of 1960/61 at The Crescent was held in Limerick.  Our only previous reunion was that for 30 years held in 1991.  The final class was quite small (only 20) so we included as many as we could trace of those who had spent some time with us over an 11 …

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New Hartnett Centre at LIT

Mr. John Hartnett (Crescent Class of 1980) was honoured at the Limerick Institute of Technology on June 28th, when the Enterprise Centre was named the Hartnett Enterprise Accelleration Centre.

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Crescentians Across The Decades

When Crescent College moved from its Limerick, Ireland city centre location to the suburbs in 1972, it was felt by some former pupils that a carefully nurtured Jesuit ethos and tradition could be diminished. That would have been a shame as friendships and loyalties forged in school often last a lifetime.