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19 MU projects awarded IRC Government of Ireland funding

Maynooth University postgraduate and postdoctoral research projects have been recognised and awarded funding under the Irish Research Council’s flagship Government of Ireland programmes.

Monday, 03 October 2022

Creating Our Future Roadshow comes to Maynooth University

Maynooth University hosts the Creating Our Future roadshow coffee truck on Wednesday, 17 November, from 9am – 12 noon.

Monday, 15 November 2021

Taoiseach launches All-Island Climate and Biodiversity Research Network

Taoiseach Micheál Martin and deputy First Minister Michelle O’Neill today launched the All-Island Climate and Biodiversity Research Network (AICBRN) at a pivotal point, with the world having heard the true scale of the global crisis at the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP-26) and the UN Biodiversity Conference last month (COP-15).

Tuesday, 09 November 2021

MU joins Speak Out online platform for anonymous reporting of violence and sexual harassment

An online anonymous violence and harassment reporting tool for higher education institutions is available for staff and students at Maynooth University.

Monday, 08 November 2021

Empower puts Ireland on track for data governance leadership

A new academic and industry research programme, designed to future proof EU data flows and drive innovations in data protection internationally, was launched today by Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris TD.

Tuesday, 02 November 2021

MU President Eeva Leinonen congratulates new graduates at on-campus conferring ceremonies

Maynooth University President Eeva Leinonen has congratulated over 800 new graduates who are being awarded undergraduate and postgraduate degrees and diplomas over two days this week – Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th October.

Wednesday, 27 October 2021

A group of people stand in silhouette against sunrise

MU researchers awarded over €400,000 in IRC COALESCE funding

Maynooth University humanities projects have been awarded a combined grant of €403,000 as part of the Irish Research Council COALESCE research fund to confront societal challenges.

Tuesday, 26 October 2021

Vaccination centres on campus

HSE vaccination clinic on campus for second dose vaccine on Tues 19 October

The HSE temporary vaccination clinic returns to campus tomorrow, Tuesday 19th October, to give the second dose of the vaccine. The clinic will also be open to those getting their first vaccine.

Monday, 18 October 2021

MU Research Week 2021 explores societal and cultural challenges in series of virtual events

Maynooth University Research Week 2021 will take place from Monday 18th to Friday 22nd of October, and all events are open to the public to attend online.

Monday, 11 October 2021

MU projects awarded IRC Government of Ireland funding

Maynooth University postgraduate and postdoctoral research projects have been recognised and awarded funding under the Irish Research Council’s flagship Government of Ireland programmes.

Wednesday, 06 October 2021

Professor Eeva Leinonen in a dark blazer stands in front of MU Library

Maynooth University welcomes new President, Professor Eeva Leinonen

Maynooth University warmly welcomes Professor Eeva Leinonen, who takes office today as the new President, succeeding Professor Philip Nolan, who has led the university for the past 10 years.

Friday, 01 October 2021

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