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MU records increase in CAO applicants for 2024/2025

Maynooth University has seen an increase in CAO applications for the academic year 2024/25.

Friday, 12 July 2024

MU hosts historic conference on 50 years of Ireland’s EU membership

Politicians, diplomats, academics and civil society groups examine highs and lows of Ireland’s membership

Thursday, 11 May 2023

MU research reveals cancer-killing benefits of popular obesity treatment

Findings from the Kathleen Lonsdale Institute for Human Health at Maynooth University in relation to GLP-1 obesity treatment showcase its ability to restore the body’s natural cancer-killing defences

Tuesday, 09 May 2023

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MU Prof Karen Desmond awarded €2m ERC grant to research songs of medieval Ireland and Britain

Prof Karen Desmond awarded prestigious European Research Council (ERC) grant to explore songs of medieval Ireland and Britain

Friday, 28 April 2023

MU organises community clean-up of the Royal Canal

Students, staff and regional community organisations rolled up their sleeves this week to support a clean-up of the Royal Canal, helping to breathe new life into Maynooth Harbour and the historic canal network.

Monday, 24 April 2023

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Maynooth University supports call for earlier Leaving Certificate results

Universities jointly call for Leaving Cert results in August

Monday, 24 April 2023

Maynooth University celebrates Arts and Minds Festival – 3-6 May

Arts festival features Ye Vagabonds, Irish National Opera, novelists Nicole Flattery and Deepti Kapoor, and unique Irish language hip-hop and rave

Monday, 17 April 2023

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Maynooth University awarded four prestigious MSCA fellowships

Maynooth University has been awarded four prestigious MSCA fellowships

Tuesday, 04 April 2023

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MU project finds dialogue builds understanding between Gardaí and young Black adults

MU School of Law and Criminology has published findings showing that facilitated dialogue can enable young Black adults and Gardaí to better understand each other’s perspectives

Monday, 27 March 2023

MU awarded €500k under US Ireland programme to advance wave energy

Maynooth University Centre for Ocean Energy Research has been awarded €500,000 under the prestigious US-Ireland Research Programme, a tripartite research and development partnership between the United States of America (USA), Republic of Ireland (RoI) and Northern Ireland (NI)

Thursday, 16 March 2023

Minister Heydon launches €7m Digital and Data Research Programmes

The Innovation Value Institute (IVI) at Maynooth University has been selected to lead the €7 million Digi+ and ENTRUST programmes that are focussed on sustainable digital transformation and data.

Thursday, 09 March 2023

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