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Intel funds 10 scholarships for MU Post-Graduate Students

Ten Maynooth University students pursuing a Master’s degree in the Faculty of Science and Engineering have been awarded scholarships from Intel Ireland.

Friday, 15 January 2021

MU partners with Meath Enterprise and Co Kildare Chamber to help business re-think Covid-19 & Brexit strategies

A bespoke innovation programme led by Maynooth University’s Innovation Value Institute (IVI) will support companies who are forced to re-think how they do business.

Monday, 04 January 2021

International Q-mark awarded to MU TEG Irish language exams

Maynooth University is delighted to announce that the Centre for Irish Language has been awarded the ALTE Q-Mark in recognition of the excellence of its Irish language exams, Teastas Eorpach na Gaeilge (TEG). Maynooth is the only university in Ireland to receive this prestigious award from ALTE (The Association of Language Testers in Europe). This is the second time the Q-mark has been awarded to TEG.

Tuesday, 22 December 2020

Microsoft Ireland, SFI and MU Launch €5m Climate Change Project: Terrain-AI

Microsoft Ireland and SFI (Science Foundation Ireland) today announced the co-funding of a €5m climate change project in collaboration with Maynooth University.

Tuesday, 15 December 2020

Mark Robinson - Biology - Maynooth University

MU research to examine why people with liver disease are more at risk from COVID-19

Research to receive funding as part of COVID-19 Research and Innovation Programme. Research findings will help doctors to care for people with liver disease if they get infected with the COVID-19 virus

Monday, 14 December 2020

MU congratulates Microsoft Ireland on US-Ireland Research Innovation Award for ‘DreamSpace’ STEM experience

Maynooth University research helps to inform the impact of the DreamSpace immersive STEM experience for students and teachers

Thursday, 10 December 2020

MU academics receive Jean Monnet Awards from EU’s Erasmus+ programme

Maynooth University is delighted to congratulate Prof John O’Brennan and Prof Tobias Lock on receiving Jean Monnet Awards under the EU’s Erasmus+ programme.

Friday, 27 November 2020

MU and Trinity study finds one in five women have been raped in their lifetime

Researchers from Maynooth University and Trinity College Dublin are set to publish the first study on the prevalence of sexual violence in the Republic of Ireland since the landmark ‘Sexual Assault and Violence in Ireland’ (SAVI) report was published in 2002.

Wednesday, 25 November 2020

Lorna Lopez - Biology - Maynooth University

MU congratulates Dr Lorna Lopez on receiving SFI Early Career Researcher Award 2020

The winners of the prestigious 2020 Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Awards were revealed today by Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris TD, at the annual SFI Science Summit. The Science Awards recognise key leaders in the Irish Research Community. Dr Lopez received the award for her work in leading human health research on discovering the genetic basis of neurodevelopmental disorders. Dr Lopez’ research at Maynooth University uses genomic technologies to focus on understanding the genetic basis of mental illness and other brain- and medical-related traits. She is also a recent rec

Thursday, 05 November 2020

SFI Frontiers for the Future

MU academics awarded funding under SFI Frontiers for the Future scheme

Two Maynooth University researchers, Dr Arman Farhang and Dr Brian Hennelly, have been awarded funding as part of the Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) Frontiers for the Future Programme.

Monday, 02 November 2020

MU congratulates 19 recipients of Government of Ireland Awards

Tá ríméad ar Ollscoil Mhá Nuad a fhógairt go bhfuil 19 taighdeoir tar éis bheith roghnaithe do scéimeanna Iarchéime agus Iardhochtúireachta Rialtas na hÉireann 2020, fógartha inniu ag an gComhairle um Thaighde in Éirinn (IRC).

Friday, 23 October 2020

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