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UCD International Study Tours 2016

Once again, 2016 was a huge success for the ‘Summer at UCD’ programme with large numbers of students from international universities residing on campus over the summer period as they attended lectures in Physics, Computer Science, Nursing, etc whilst using their free time to explore everything Ireland has to offer. The Summer at UCD Instagram […]

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Maynooth University Prospectus 2017

Every year Maynooth University release new prospectus and undergraduate handbooks for the coming year. As new buildings are completed, more courses introduced, and better facilities incorporated into students’ daily learning, it becomes more important to update existing photography both of the campus, as well as everything the University has to offer. I’ve been very lucky […]

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Joe McNally ‘Language of Light’ workshop

  In a much earlier blog post, I spoke about how important it is to continually upskill and keep your body of work fresh and exciting. It is only by challenging ourselves to push the boundaries and move outside our comfort zone can we ever hope to improve and succeed within our chosen fields. One […]

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Haven Livelihood Programmes in Haiti Video

We not back long from Haiti where myself and Jenny Barker were shooting a short film for the well known Irish charity Haven. The filming took place on the island of ílle a Vache, approx 6.5 miles off the south west coast of Haiti where Haven have being implementing livelihood programmes for the locals since […]

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Maynooth University conferring bonanza

  Maynooth University recently underwent it’s annual conferring ceremonies on it’s campus. This year was a very busy year for the university with multiple ceremonies over many weeks, including honorary conferrings bestowed on well known people including former Children’s Ombudsman Emily Logan, Professor William Desmond, Former Governor of Mountjoy Prison John Lonergan, Irish Ambassador to […]

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Maynooth University’s new €20.6m research centre ‘EOLAS’

Maynooth University’s new €20.6m research centre is expected to drive innovative teaching methods, foster collaboration with industry and deepen a culture of ‘spin-out’ companies Eolas houses two of the University’s world-renowned research institutes, the Hamilton Institute and the Innovation Value Institute (IVI); the Maynooth University Departments of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering; MaynoothWorks, the University’s […]

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Celebrate Tetra Pak Tree Day by planting a tree this October

The Tree Council of Ireland supported by Tetra Pak, celebrated Tetra Pak Tree Day themed ‘Be a True Friend of the Environment’, which which took place Yesterday (Thursday 8th October). Pic shows Abigail L’Estrange (8), Mia Singleton (8), and Denise Joshua (7) from OLOC Donnycarney 2nd class as they celebrated Tetra Pak Tree Day in […]

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Minister Bruton meets NAO the robot

Minister for Jobs, Enterprise, and Innovation, Richard Bruton TD and Maynooth University President, Professor Philip Nolan, met a special resident at the opening of the €20.6 million Eolas Building – Maynooth University’s new enterprise and technology hub. The Nao robot is from the Departments of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering. It’s sophistication has won Maynooth University […]

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Drone Research takes off at Maynooth

By 2020 the civilian drone market could be worth  between $5 billion to $15 billion, so it’s hardly surprising that the number of drone patents  filed in recent years  has risen exponentially. Dr Tim McCarthy and his research team at the national centre for geocomputation at Maynooth University are ensuring that Ireland isn’t left behind […]

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UCD International Study Tours film

If you are planning a Faculty-led Study Tour next summer look no further than University College Dublin. It is Ireland’s largest university, with a ranking traditionally in the Top 100 World Universities and a history reaching back over 150 years. Set on a beautiful, woodland campus, UCD offers world-class academic and sporting facilities, and is […]

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