Our annual alumni gathering for 'culture vultures'! Don't miss our special 20th anniversary Alumni Summer Soirée on 8 June focused on Irish Film and the music behind it. Beginning with a wine reception at 7pm, invite a friend and enjoy the start of summer back at your alma mater.
When: Thursday, 08 June 2017
The Department of Geography Seminar Series 2016-17 Land, landscape and lifestyle: middle class boundary work in suburban Dar es Salaam Dr. Claire Mercer Associate Professor of Human Geography, Department of Geography and Environment, London School of Economics
When: Thursday, 27 April 2017
Book Launch - ‘Near Abroad: Putin, the West and the Contest over Ukraine and the Caucuses’ (2017, Oxford University Press)
Book Launch and Seminar by Professor Gerard Toal (Virginia Tech University) on his recent publication ‘Near Abroad: Putin, the West and the Contest over Ukraine and the Caucuses” .
When: Monday, 24 April 2017
April 17 is International Day of Peasant Struggle – a day to recognise and acknowledge the difficulties faced by diverse food producers in a world in which one-tenth of humanity experiences hunger. There is no better time discuss how we can create alternative food futures in Ireland and beyond.
When: Thursday, 13 April 2017
Bringing together academics and fans of Eurovision alike, to examine what makes it special and what, if anything, it says about the modern European landscape.
When: Tuesday, 11 April 2017
In 1932 Charles Gehlke and Katherine Biehl reported that the correlation between juvenile delinquency rates and median income for census tracts in Cleveland OH increased as the tracts were aggregated into larger and larger areas. Charles Yule and Maurice Kendall’s experiments in 1950 with agricultural yield data reported that ‘modifiable’ spatial units could be created to furnish correlations ranging from 0 to 1.
When: Thursday, 06 April 2017
The Department of Geography Seminar Series 2016-17 Restoring water quality in an intensively managed agricultural landscape Dr. Patrick Belmont Associate Professor in the Department of Watershed Sciences Utah State University
When: Thursday, 30 March 2017
Prof. Stuart Elden Professor of Political Theory and Geography, University of Warwick, UK and Monash Warwick Professor, Faculty of Arts at Monash University, Australia
When: Thursday, 23 March 2017
Recent developments in the Irish housing market (rise in homelessness, mortgage arrears, and government and local authority policy developments such as austerity, the privatisation of social housing provision through the private rental sector and new Public Private Partnerships on former social housing estates) are a useful case study to explore the actually existing forms of post-crisis neoliberalisation and financialisation.
When: Thursday, 09 March 2017
Meet our Masters and Postgrad Course Coordinators and current Resarch Postgrads to discuss options for the future!
When: Tuesday, 21 February 2017