“It’s time to step it up for all women and girls in migration,” according to Maynooth University lecturer in Applied Social Studies Anastacia Crickley, also a member of the Expert Working Group for Addressing Women’s Human Rights in the Global Compact for Migration.
Date: Thursday, 08 March 2018
Climate change lecture is free and open to the public
Date: Monday, 26 February 2018
Maynooth University launches its first J-TERM programme - Dept of Applied Social Studies and International Office deliver an outstanding J-Term programme in the January recess
On January 3rd the International Office and Applied Social Studies Dept welcomed 14 American undergraduate students to its first J-Term (January term) programme, designed around the module “Young People, Youth Culture and Youth Services in Ireland”.
Date: Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Dept of Applied Social Studies took part in a recent meeting in January convened by Anastasia Crickley, Chairperson, UN Committee for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) and hosted by Pavee Point with UN Deputy Hight Commissioner for Human Rights, Kate Gilmore and groups working on women's rights
Date: Friday, 02 February 2018
Chapter by Ciara Bradley in the recently published book 'Re/Assembling the Pregnant and Parenting Teenager: Narratives from the Field(s). Editors Annelies Kamp and Majella McSharry
Date: Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Maria has commenced research for her Doctorate with the Dept of Applied Social Studies on the subject of indebtedness and non-bank lending in Ireland.
Date: Thursday, 14 December 2017
Helen Mitchell, a Maynooth graduate and community worker who has been in the Philippines for 17 years spoke to a group of Community and Youth Work students at Maynooth University this week. She spoke about the WoW bags project with women in the area of Wenceslau in the Pampanga province of the Philippines.
Date: Friday, 24 November 2017
Most young LGBTI people still feel Ireland's schools do not fully include them.
Date: Tuesday, 14 November 2017
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS EXTENDED TO FRIDAY 3TH NOVEMBER 2017. The programme is a partnership initiative of Maynooth University and the National Youth Council of Ireland Arts Programme and leads to an award of the National University of Ireland, placed at Level 7 on the National Qualifications Framework.
Date: Friday, 27 October 2017
Violence on the basis of difference is still a real challenge for both parts of this island. A new book - 'Critical Perspectives on Hate Crime - Contributions from the Island of Ireland' documents victims' experiences and government responses.
Date: Thursday, 26 October 2017