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MU scholar receives Fulbright Irish Award

Maynooth University scholar, Conall Ó Fátharta, was among the recipients of Fulbright Awards which were presented at a ceremony in Iveagh House last night.

Friday, 14 June 2024

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Minister Fleming launches Data Governance Roadmap at IVI Summit

Minister of State Séan Fleming launches Data Governance Roadmap for Ireland at IVI Summit 2024 at Maynooth University.

Wednesday, 12 June 2024

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MU biologist wins funding for obesity-related cancer research

​Dr Fearon Cassidy of the Department of Biology has been named as one of 10 research fellows who will share €2.6 million in funding from a postdoctoral research programme focused on public health crises.

Thursday, 06 June 2024

Rate of global warming at all-time high, MU scientist says

Global warming caused by human activity is advancing at the highest rate since records began, a new report says.

Wednesday, 05 June 2024

MU students unveil creative projects at Design Show

Student designers at Maynooth University showcased a wide range of innovative projects, designed to address unmet human needs, at Come into Focus, the Product Design and Innovation Degree Show which ran on campus over the bank holiday weekend.

Tuesday, 04 June 2024

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MU celebrates Staff Recognition Awards

Maynooth University celebrated the 2024 Employee Recognition Awards ceremony in the TSI Building on the North Campus on Wednesday, 29 May.

Thursday, 30 May 2024

Minister Heydon launches MU report on the rural economy

Minister of State at the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine with special responsibility for research and innovation, Martin Heydon T.D., today launched a Department-funded research report titled, ‘Sustainable Transition of the Rural Economy through Generational Renewal’, at Maynooth University.

Thursday, 23 May 2024

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Euclid space mission releases new data about the Universe

The data release marks the start of Euclid’s main cosmological survey, says Prof Peter Coles of Maynooth University’s Department of Theoretical Physics

Thursday, 23 May 2024

MU retains position in top 90 global Young University rankings

Maynooth University has retained its position in the top 90 global Young Universities.

Thursday, 16 May 2024

MU welcomes expert in diagnosing Parkinson’s by scent

Prof Perdita Barran was part of the NoseToDiagnose research team that found it was possible to identify Parkinson’s disease by scent.

Monday, 13 May 2024

MU researchers study sleep patterns in people with bipolar disorder

MU researchers are collaborating in mental health research using cutting-edge sleep monitoring technology to study sleep timing and body clock changes in people suffering from bipolar disorder.

Wednesday, 08 May 2024

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