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

Media Studies - Animal Turns - Maynooth University

Instinct or Method Acting?: The human fascination with animal performance

At a seminar exploring the role of animals on stage and screen, Professor Maria Pramagiorrie outlines how Brony fandom — which also includes women — is a complicated and multi-dimensional phenomenon that demands careful and nuanced discussion.

Thursday, 23 April 2015

New research examines motivation behind water protests

New research conducted by Dr Rory Hearne of the Maynooth University Department of Geography has found that the recent water protests were motivated by a range of factors, aside from water charges.

Tuesday, 21 April 2015

Library - Students with laptops studying - Maynooth University

Ollscoil Mhá Nuad agus Ionad an Léinn Forbartha Chamaí ag comhoibriú ar chláir chéime agus fochéime nua

Maynooth University and Kimmage Development Studies Centre have signed a statement of intent that extends their partnership to include additional undergraduate programmes and new postgraduate programmes.

Thursday, 09 April 2015

Maths&Stats - Clock_Time change - Maynooth University

Tick Tock – Why change the clock?

Before going to bed on Saturday night, households across Ireland will advance the clock forward by an hour. But the reason for the change to ‘Summer Time’—and how it has evolved—is something Dr David Malone of Maynooth University has been following for many years.

Friday, 27 March 2015

Communications - Galway Cycle 2015 group - Maynooth University

Maynooth Students for Charity cycle to Galway

275 cyclists, 45 support crew and 30 collectors departed Maynooth University at 6.30am this morning, to cycle the return journey to Galway and raise funds for The Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind.

Friday, 27 March 2015

Biology - Muscular Dystrophy Ohlendieck - Maynooth University

New research brings hope for diagnosis and treatment of muscular dystrophy

New research conducted by Maynooth University, the University of Bonn, and Dublin City University has identified a previously undiscovered relationship between proteins that could have an “immediate impact” on the diagnosis and treatment of muscular dystrophy.

Thursday, 26 March 2015

Maynooth University - IRC - News

Maynooth University receives IRC funding for civic projects

The Irish Research Council (IRC), in partnership with The Wheel, has awarded funding for five Maynooth University projects.

Tuesday, 24 March 2015

Early Irish - Prof David Stifter - Maynooth University

Ollamh de chuid Ollscoil Mhá Nuad roghnaithe do dheontas ardghradaim ón ERC ar fiú €1.8 milliún é

Cróineolaíocht níos cruinne ar litríocht mheánaoiseach na hÉireann mar thoradh ar thaighde nua a dhéanfaidh “ciorcail crann” na Luath-Ghaeilge a shainaithint

Thursday, 12 March 2015

Sean Ghaeilge - Prof David Sifter - Maynooth University

Maynooth University Professor awarded prestigious ERC grant worth €1.8 million

Research will lead to more accurate chronology of medieval Irish literature, identifying the “tree rings” of early Irish language

Wednesday, 11 March 2015

Celebrating International Women’s Day

An Tánaiste joins leading female voices from industry, academia and international development to call for greater equality.

Friday, 06 March 2015