28/2/11 ***PICTURES WITH COMPLIMENTS***.Taoiseach Brian Cowen pictured with left: Dom Richard Purcell, Abbot, Mount Saint Joseph Abbey and Dom Peter Garvey, Abbot Bolton Abbey at Mount Saint Joseph Abbey, Roscrea while the Taoiseach was on a visit to Cistercian College, his alma mater. Also in picture is Dom Richard Purcell. The Taoiseach was a student of the college from 1972 to 1977. The Taoiseach said that "Our school days are the time for nurturing the person, feeding their spirit and equipping us for that epic journey, long or short, which is the life allotted to us.".. Pic: Sean Curtin Press 22.