August 18, 2011, Róisín
received the results of her advanced leaving GCSE
exams in Art, French, Chemistry and Math. She
received 2 A Stars and 2 As. One of the projects
she completed to satisfy the requirements of the
exams was doing a painting on cloth of Father Paddy
O’Donnell. Father O’Donnell was the oldest
Redemptorist priest in Northern Ireland. He was 90
years old at the time and was in residence at
Clonard monastery in Belfast. She began her
university training in September 2011 at The School
of Architecture at Glasgow University.
Róisín is the great-granddaughter of James Tinneny
Kenna of Belturbet, Co. Cavan, Ireland.
Photo: Courtesy of Eibhlin