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Bloomsday 2015 @ UCD

UCD hosted an early morning breakfast and a recital of Ulysses to it’s students and staff, the first event in Dublin on Bloomsday 2015. To mark the occasion, as always, participants arrived wearing the dress code of Joyce’s day and this year they also had an old vintage parked outside the library. Here are some […]

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Minister English announces over €30 million SFI investment in scientific research

Minister for Skills, Research and Innovation, Damien English TD today announced over €30 million of research funding for 23 major research projects. The funding will be delivered by the Department of Jobs, Enterprise & Innovation through the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Investigators Programme. The Programme will provide funding over a four to five year period, […]

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Undergraduate Curriculum at Maynooth University

New curriculum features increased flexibility, allows study across arts and sciences, prioritizes languages, and offers a radically different first-year experience Minister for Education and Skills Jan O’ Sullivan TD joined Maynooth University President, Professor Philip Nolan, today in launching the University’s new undergraduate curriculum, a model unlike any other in the Irish university sector. The […]

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Maynooth University’s €150 million Campus Master Plan

Maynooth University has announced a €150 million investment to develop academic, research and residence facilities as part of its Campus Master Plan. The investment is backed by new support from the European Investment Bank (EIB), which will provide €76 million for the scheme, alongside financing from University resources. Among other projects, the long-term loan from […]

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