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Inaugural Undergraduate Essay Writing Competition

This year the Writing Centre is running the Inaugural Undergraduate Essay Writing Competition. Our goal is to showcase and celebrate undergraduate student writing. Submit your essay to be in with a chance of winning.

Tuesday, 23 February 2021

HEA Contingency Fund Announcement

Maynooth University welcomes once-off covid-19 contingency fund for access and support services

The Higher Education Authority allocated €1.9m among Higher Education Institutions for the purpose of enabling access services to deliver local COVID responses that support vulnerable students. The funding will be used at Maynooth University to support to support the National Plan for Equity of Access 2015-2021 objectives of attracting and retaining students from National Access Plan target groups during the COVID-19 period.

Wednesday, 16 December 2020

Rosie Gowran speaking

Dr Rosie Gowran member of the Assisted Living and Learning (ALL) Institute, Maynooth University has a new paper published in Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology

Dr Rosie Gowran member of the Assisted Living and Learning (ALL) Institute, Maynooth University has a new paper published in Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technolohy, entitled “Wheelchair service provision education for healthcare professional students, healthcare personnel and educators across low- to high-resourced settings: a scoping review protocol."

Tuesday, 15 December 2020

6 ALL Microsoft Interns

ALL AI Academy for Good

In June 2020, the ALL AI Academy for Good, received 47,000 euro in funding from the community empowerment fund in the Microsoft Data Centre. Using this funding, and the help of the ALL Microsoft-Internship in Maynooth University in partnership with Experiential Learning Programme. Project co-ordinator and University lecturer Katriona O'Sullivan organised the following project. Offering students who are studying in the DEIS band 1 school Mercy Inchicore, an opportunity to develop their STEM/CS skills while learning how to gain access to university. The project aims to empower young women from communities currently underrepresented in STEM with the skills, knowledge and experiences to choose STEM careers.

Friday, 20 November 2020

Classics Now: a new online cultural festival about Classics in Ireland and beyond, 13-15th November 2020

Classics Now: a new online cultural festival about Classics in Ireland and beyond. Dates: 13-15 November 2020.

Thursday, 15 October 2020

A line of doctoral robes for conferring, hanging up on black hanges

Class of 2020 September Graduations

Warmest Congratulations & Kudos to our #MUClassof2020 on your graduation from all at the School of Business. Happy to be part of your graduation day, & so very proud of you all.

Wednesday, 09 September 2020

Turn to Teaching: Funded for Another Three Years!

We are delighted to tell you that we received confirmation from the Higher Education Authority and the Department of Education and Skills that the Turn to Teaching project has been funded for another three years. Turn to Teaching is a central element of Strand 1 of the Programme for Access to Higher Education (PATH), which supports access to initial teacher education by National Access Plan target groups.

Tuesday, 05 May 2020

Maynooth University launches first Virtual Open Day for Leaving Cert students on range of third-level courses and opportunities

Maynooth University has adapted its annual Spring Open Day for prospective students to a truly virtual experience student life and third-level courses at Ireland’s fastest growing university.

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Cancelled: Think About Teaching Information Morning, March 19th

Following the careful consideration of a range of factors associated with evolving COVID19 situation, the Think About Teaching Information Morning scheduled to take place on March 19th has been cancelled. We regret any inconvenience caused.

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Information Morning, Thursday, March 19th for Think About Teaching Foundation Course for Initial Teacher Education

Information Morning: Think About Teaching Foundation Course for Initial Teacher Education: Renehan Hall, South Campus, 11am, March 19th, 2020.

Tuesday, 03 March 2020

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