Academics from Ireland and Scotland are harnessing cutting-edge digital and 3D technologies to help to protect the inscriptions and transform our understanding of the ancient Celtic Ogham writing system
Date: Thursday, 05 August 2021
Maynooth University congratulates Profs JoAnne Mancini and David Stifter on their acceptance to the Royal Irish Academy (RIA) today
Date: Friday, 20 May 2022
Maynooth University congratulates all the nominees for their submissions and contributions to the University. Six Faculty winners were announced as part of Research Week 2021.
Date: Wednesday, 20 October 2021
At the end of April 2021, the research project Chronologicon Hibernicum (ChronHib), funded since 2015 by a European Research Council Consolidator Grant, came to a close. Working with an international team of experts, Prof. David Stifter has conducted ground-breaking research on linguistic variation in the Old Irish period.
Date: Thursday, 27 May 2021
Dept. of Early Irish is a partner of a UK-Ireland networking grant investigating the potential of digitisation for medieval Gaelic studies.
Date: Wednesday, 02 December 2020
The 2020-21 Maynooth University MA Scholarship in Early Irish and Celtic Studies has been awarded to Kimberly Lifton.
Date: Thursday, 21 May 2020
Dr Deborah Hayden, lecturer in Maynooth University Department of Early Irish, has been appointed Lead Editor of the international peer-reviewed journal Language and History.
Date: Monday, 24 February 2020
Dr Deborah Hayden has been awarded a grant from Enterprise Ireland to further develop her current research on medieval Irish medical manuscripts.
Date: Wednesday, 28 August 2019
The Maynooth University MA Scholarship for 2019-20 has been awarded to Niamh McDaid.
Date: Friday, 12 April 2019
Staff of the Department of Early Irish feature in a promotional video for Irish at Maynooth University.
Date: Wednesday, 10 April 2019