Research sheds light on how childhood obesity inhibits cancer-fighting cells

Paper demonstrates how obesity in children compromises the immune system by depleting and damaging crucial ‘Natural-Killer’ cells

Friday, 22 December 2017

Digital games industry leading the way in the age of free-content

The last decade in the games industry has seen business models that have existed for decades undermined by free online content.

Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Eurovision comes to Maynooth

Ar an 11 Aibreán, beidh Ollscoil Mhá Nuad ina ceanncheathrú do Chomórtas Amhránaíochta Eoraifíse ar feadh lae. Labhróidh an laoch Eoraifíse, Linda Martin, ag an gcomhdháil dar teideal The Eurovision Song Contest in a Changing World: Culture, Geography and Politics.

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Maynooth University calls for action on traveller participation in higher education

Call for action on the low levels of participation in higher education among Irish Travellers.

Thursday, 06 April 2017

Maynooth University breaks into top 50 Young Universities in the world, #1 in Ireland

Bhain Ollscoil Mhá Nuad aitheantas amach inniu mar cheann de na hollscoileanna nua is fearr ar domhan agus an 49ú háit bainte amach aici sa rangú is déanaí atá déanta ag Times Higher Education (THE) ar ollscoileanna óga.

Wednesday, 05 April 2017

Minister Richard Bruton launches Maynooth University Social Sciences Institute

Sheol an tAire Oideachais agus Scileanna, Richard Bruton T.D., Institiúid Eolaíochtaí Sóisialta Ollscoil Mhá Nuad (IESOMN) inniu. Bunaíodh an Institiúid mar chuid de chur chun feidhme straitéis uaillmhianach na hOllscoile, straitéis dar teideal Straitéis Taighde (2012-2017).

Thursday, 30 March 2017

Scientists foresee sharp rise in deadly heat stress as global temperatures climb

Research shows that even if global warming is limited to as little as 1.5°C (relative to temperatures before the Industrial Revolution), in excess of 350 million more people living in megacities could be exposed to deadly heat episodes on an annual basis.

Monday, 27 March 2017

Stigmatised, and on the margins: Understanding Motherhood in the 21st Century

Researchers at Maynooth University are examining cultural representations of motherhood and the way that mothers are depicted in popular culture, film, literature and the media.

Sunday, 26 March 2017

Breakthrough research points to new treatments for Multiple Sclerosis

Scientists have discovered that specific cells from the immune system are key players in brain repair – a fundamental breakthrough that could revolutionise the treatment of debilitating neurological disorders such as Multiple Sclerosis (MS).

Tuesday, 14 March 2017

​Maynooth students cycle for National Rehabilitation Hospital

Fógraíodh na sonraí inniu a bhaineann leis an tríochadú Rothaíocht Charthanachta na Gaillimhe atá eagraithe ag Mic Léinn ar son na Carthanachta, Ollscoil Mhá Nuad.

Monday, 13 March 2017

Communications & Marketing - Library sign bike female cyclist - Maynooth University

Highest ever first preference applications for Maynooth University

Tá níos mó iarratas céad rogha ná riamh faighte ag Ollscoil Mhá Nuad agus an ollscoil roghnaithe ag breis agus 3,400 mac léinn don bhliain acadúil 2017 -2018.

Thursday, 09 March 2017