Department of Anthropology involved in landmark study of the global smartphone

​Maynooth anthropologist Pauline Garvey participates in ‘landmark study’ of the global smartphone in the project the Anthropology of Smartphones and Smart Ageing, led by University College London.

Wednesday, 12 May 2021

Missed our recent THINKConnect! Digitalising the Future Economy session - Watch it here

THINKConnect! Digitalising the Future Economy - Watch the Conference

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

Funding: Ireland–Scotland Bilateral Network Grants

Ireland–Scotland Bilateral Network Grants strengthening co-operation and learning between excellent researchers, academics and practitioners in Scotland and Ireland. The Royal Irish Academy (RIA) and the Royal Society of Edinburgh (RSE), with the support of the Scottish Government Office in Ireland and the Department of Foreign Affairs, are pleased to invite applications for the Ireland–Scotland Bilateral Network Grants.

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

Dr Louise Kennefick speaks to Glasgow/Edinburgh Criminal Law Group

Dr Louise Kennefick, Associate Professor of Criminology at Maynooth University, Department of Law, was invited to present to the Virtual Criminal Law Group (jointly organised by The University of Glasgow and The University of Edinburgh) on her work relating to partial defences on 5 May.

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

BOC Awardee Luke Marchetti pictured with Prof. Denise Rooney (Head of Chemistry) and Dr. Diego Montagner (Postgraduate Coordinator)

Post Graduate Awards 2021

Congratulations to the winners of this year's chemistry postgraduate awards, Luke Marchetti, Tian Yu and Stephen Barrett. This year's Award ceremony was held online due to the ongoing pandemic.

Monday, 10 May 2021

Dr. Doyle, Stephanie Thompson and Muiread Murphy publish in the Journal of Human Rights Practice.

Dr. Doyle, Stephanie Thompson, Muiread Murphy and Marie Muldoon have published an article entitled ‘Economic Obstacles to Education in Ireland’ in the Journal of Human Rights Practice.

Monday, 10 May 2021

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New article published in Disability, CBR and Inclusive Development by ALL members Ana Maria Sánchez Rodríguez and Joanne McVeigh and co- director Malcolm MacLachlan

New article published in Disability, CBR and Inclusive Development by Ana Maria Sánchez Rodríguez, Malcolm MacLachlan and Joanne McVeigh. The article is entitled: Scaling of Organisations of Persons with Disabilities: A Case Study in the People’s Democratic Republic of Lao. This article is part of a larger study on scaling social community innovations, particularly looking at Laos. The study was funded by the Irish Research Council, under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions COFUND Collaborative Research Fellowships for a Responsive and Innovative Europe (CAROLINE) (Grant agreement no. 713279).

Friday, 07 May 2021

Pink Background. Three still images from the film showing teenagers as they document their lives for the film with the words Flying Roots horizontally repeated in the foreground.

Flying Roots: Participatory Documentary Screening & Discussion

The ALL (Assisting Living & Learning) Institute is delighted to announce an upcoming event entitled, ‘Flying Roots: Participatory Documentary Screening and Discussion’. It will take place via Microsoft Teams, Tuesday, 11th May 2021 5pm – 7pm. ‘Flying Roots’ follows a group of teenagers, using a participatory video lab, telling three second-generation stories. ‘Flying Roots’ is a collective self-narrative documentary about the search for self and identity that explores some urgent issues for the youths: who I am, what my origins are, what my future is. The project was produced by ZaLab, with the support of the Evens Foundation Media Literacy Prize 2017, Regione Lazio and Piazza Vittorio APS.

Friday, 07 May 2021

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ARRIVE, a Framework for Design Thinking in Business Innovation

Design Innovation is delighted to announce the recent publication of an important new book by Dr Frank Devitt, Martin Ryan and Trevor Vaugh. Much of the research has come from their practice in industry and on developing MU’s award-winning MSc in Design Innovation.

Friday, 07 May 2021

Workshop series 2021

Dr. Ian Marder delivers series of online presentations and workshops in spring 2021

In recent weeks, Dr. Marder has organised workshops and given several talks to student, academic and professional audiences.

Friday, 07 May 2021