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Minister for Education in Hipster Glasses Pic of the Day

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EDUCATION MINISTER RUAIRÍ Quinn is a busy man but every now and then he likes to make sure that we are aware that he is down with the kids.

And what better way to do that then to don a pair of trendy glasses, just as he did today at the launch of the Undergraduate Awards, an international academic awards programme which aims to recognises innovation and critical thinking within third-level coursework.

Behold, the Minister in aforementioned glasses with students Richard Shaffrey and Grainne Pollak:

No word yet on whether he’ll be making a permanent switch from his more sedate specs:

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Hugh O'Connell

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