Maynooth Academic launches ground-breaking book on IKEA

Dr Pauline Garvey, Anthropologist at Maynooth University, this week launched her ground-breaking book ‘Unpacking IKEA: Swedish Design for the Purchasing Masses’.

Friday, 05 October 2018

Gradam Ollscoil Mhá Nuad bronnta ar Chomhairle Contae Chiarraí

Bhronn Ollscoil Mhá Nuad teastais de chuid Teastas Eorpach na Gaeilge (TEG) ar iarrthóirí rathúla ó Chontae Chiarraí a rinne scrúduithe cainte TEG le déanaí. Bronnadh gradam nua, Gradam TEG, ar Oifig na Gaeilge, Comhairle Chontae Ciarraí, chun aitheantas a thabhairt don obair mhór atá déanta ag an eagraíocht an Ghaeilge a chur chun cinn sa láthair oibre agus ar fud an chontae.

Tuesday, 14 November 2017

Chemistry - lab - Maynooth University

Science Week 2017 at Maynooth University

Public invited to hear about science research undertaken by Maynooth academics and graduates.

Monday, 13 November 2017

Communications - Moore Street workers - Maynooth University

Irish workers more likely to be working without a contract than in most European countries

The number of people in Ireland working without a contract is unusually high, according to new research from Maynooth University.

Thursday, 09 November 2017

Distracted UK Government not focused on Brexit as talks enter critical stage

Less than 50 per cent chance of Britain progressing to discuss its future relationship with the EU

Wednesday, 08 November 2017

Academic freedom in turbulent times

The demand for help has never been greater, with Scholars at Risk receiving over twice as many appeals for help this year as last year.

Monday, 06 November 2017

Academic freedom in turbulent times

In this current time of upheaval, when millions of people are risking their lives to flee oppression, there are among them a record number of university academics and students, according to Sinead O’Gorman, European Director at Scholars at Risk.

Monday, 06 November 2017

Maynooth University chosen to coordinate European wide Copernicus Relay and Academy

Copernicus is a European Union programme aimed at developing European information services based on satellite Earth Observation and in situ (non-space) data with the goal of enhancing strategic decision making regarding climate change.

Friday, 03 November 2017

Storm flooding climate change - Maynooth University

“We need to act now” – Maynooth professor calls for new system to improve global temperature measurement

This generation’s research must provide solutions for further generations to right the wrongs of damage inflicted on the planet.

Wednesday, 01 November 2017

“Our citizens cannot wait any longer” – call for Ireland's ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons

In ainneoin gur tugadh gealltanas i gCáinaisnéis 2018 go gcuirfear maoiniú ar fáil don tSeirbhís Tacaíochta Cinnteoireachta do Dhaoine faoi Mhíchumas, tá sé ráite ag taighdeoir mór le rá in Ollscoil Mhá Nuad nach bhfuil an próiseas ag bogadh ar aghaidh tapa go leor.

Tuesday, 24 October 2017

Archivist calls on religious orders to open institution archives to survivors and scholars

Catriona Crowe has called on both the religious orders and the state to hugely improve access to their archives, for the sake of survivors who need personal information, and for the sake of scholarship, which can help us to make sense of this extraordinary story.

Thursday, 19 October 2017