Joanna, Class of 1974 is currently semi-retired. At the moment she is living in a Hotel that is closed and hoping she can pay the next bill that comes in. 

What 3 words best describe your experience as a student of Shannon College?

A good 😌 experience.

What college memory still makes you smile?

Mr Blum making us all stand in line to check our uniforms, hands 🙌 nails, and hair.

If you had to re-live your time in Shannon College, would you do anything differently?

More study 📖.

What advice would you give to your 20 year old self?

Work harder 😓 .

In your life, what achievement are you most proud of?

My three children.

What qualities do you think are most important to have for a rewarding career?

Happy to serve and honesty in all your dealings with others and lots of ambition.

What has been the biggest challenge you have faced during Covid-19?

Keeping everything together.

Do you have words of wisdom that you try to live by?

Keep strong and never give up.

What advice do you have for current SCHM students who are looking for inspiration and hope?

This time will soon be over and everything will be back to normal.

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