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Statement from Maynooth University on MU Student Centre project

Maynooth University has today regretfully announced that construction on a new Student Centre project has been terminated, following a decision by the University’s Governing Authority.

Monday, 26 September 2022

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MU Faculty of Arts, Celtic Studies, and Philosophy achieves Athena Swan Bronze Award

The Maynooth University Faculty of Arts, Celtic Studies, and Philosophy has been awarded the Athena Swan Bronze Award, in recognition of work undertaken to advance gender equality for staff and students in Higher Education.

Thursday, 31 March 2022

ethnic minority women quota to tackle underrepresentation

Report recommends ethnic minority women quota to tackle underrepresentation

Women candidate quotas for Irish elections should incorporate a quota for ethnic minority women to help tackle the issue of their underrepresentation in elected office, according to a report published today.

Thursday, 31 March 2022

Research on Hybrid work

MU research finds staff training is key to effective hybrid work

New research at Maynooth University indicates benefits to hybrid working, but also a need for training for employees, including line managers, on how to work effectively within a hybrid model.

Monday, 21 March 2022

MU records highest ever number of CAO applications

Maynooth University has recorded its highest ever number of CAO applications. The record number is in line with a general upward trend of applications to the University over recent years.

Wednesday, 09 March 2022

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Maynooth University Statement on Ukraine

Maynooth University condemns the invasion of Ukraine and we extend our deepest sympathy at this dark hour to all our Ukrainian colleagues, students and graduates as they anxiously await word from friends and family fleeing their homes.

Friday, 25 February 2022

This visualization of the European Jet Stream overlaid on the globe, focussed on the Atlantic Ocean and Europe

MU research shows jet stream moving northwards and increasing in speed

New research at Maynooth University’s ICARUS Climate Research Centre has found that the jet stream is moving northwards and increasing in speed, influencing storm activity and temperature patterns across the Northern Hemisphere.

Tuesday, 22 February 2022

MU researchers to devise solutions for SFI-Defence Innovation Challenge

Two Maynooth University research projects have been shortlisted for the SFI-Defence Organisation Innovation Challenge.

Thursday, 17 February 2022

Award-winning author Belinda McKeon leads MU’s new Master of Arts (MA) in Creative Writing

Maynooth University is delighted to announce that the award-winning author Belinda McKeon will lead the Department of English’s new Master of Arts (MA) in Creative Writing programme.

Wednesday, 16 February 2022

MU researchers feature in RTÉ ‘Change Makers’ series

Two research projects undertaken by Maynooth University researchers feature on episodes of RTÉ’s ‘Change Makers’ series on RTÉ 1 television

Wednesday, 26 January 2022

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Minister Simon Harris launches Unlocking Potential project with MU and partners

Minister for Higher and Further Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris, TD, has today launched the Unlocking Potential project at Maynooth University, which aims to reduce barriers to third level education for people with convictions.

Monday, 17 January 2022

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