Raymond is an ex-construction worker, who returned to education through the NUI Maynooth access programme, Return to Learning (RTL) for mature students. Upon undertaking a full-time degree course he enrolled in a Politics course which also included Sociology and Philosophy in the first year. In the second year Raymond retained Sociology alongside Politics as a double honours degree. He has won the highest mark in examinations in Politics in his first and second years at NUI Maynooth.
Undergraduate Award Overall & Programme Winner in 2013
University: Maynooth University
Course: Media & The Arts