Today the Seanad is hosting the final of this year’s Essay Student Challenge where about 45 students will take part in a two hour debate.

With Ruairi Quinn, TD, Minister for Education and Skills and Frances Fitzgerald, TD, Minister for Children and Youth Affairs in attendance, 10 students are presenting their essays as the rest of the group take part in an Order of Business style debate.

The event, which takes place from 12.30pm-2.45pm, will be streamed live on and broadcast live on UPC Channel 207.

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