Booker Prize winner Paul Lynch appointed Distinguished Writing Fellow

Maynooth University is delighted to announce that 2023 Booker Prize Winner Paul Lynch has been appointed Maynooth University Distinguished Writing Fellow.

Tuesday, 13 February 2024

MU announces national expansion of STEM Passport for Inclusion

The STEM Passport for Inclusion initiative focuses on addressing inequalities in accessing STEM careers among post-primary students in socially disadvantaged communities.

Friday, 01 December 2023

Budding scientists take centre stage at MU Science Night

Maynooth University welcomed budding scientists to its annual Science Night, with over 2,000 visitors including families from across the region.

Thursday, 30 November 2023

MU to co-lead AI and climate research in new Irish-UK Centre

Maynooth University will be a leading research partner in a new Co-Centre for Climate + Biodiversity and Water, one of two research centres to receive joint funding of €70 million from the Irish and UK governments.

Wednesday, 29 November 2023

MU congratulates Booker Prize winning author Paul Lynch

Booker Prize winning author Paul Lynch, Writer-in-Residence at Maynooth University

Monday, 27 November 2023

MU's Dr Katriona O'Sullivan wins two Irish Book Awards

Dr Katriona O’Sullivan won the Biography of the Year Award and the Listeners’ Choice Award for Poor, her account of overcoming a chaotic and deprived childhood.

Thursday, 23 November 2023

MU Professor wins IRC Early Career Researcher of the Year

A total 12 honours for Maynooth University in Irish Research Council (IRC) awards.

Tuesday, 21 November 2023

MU staff and former student shortlisted for four Irish Book Awards

Three members of staff at Maynooth University, as well as a former student, have been nominated in five categories for the An Post Irish Book Awards.

Monday, 20 November 2023

MU contributes to Ireland’s first national strategy for quantum technologies

Ireland’s first national strategy for quantum technologies, Quantum 2030, was launched by Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris earlier this week.

Friday, 17 November 2023

New MU Governing Authority names Dr Mary Canning as Chairperson

Maynooth University’s new Governing Authority appointed Dr Mary Canning as Chairperson at its first meeting

Friday, 10 November 2023

Waves with foam crashing again the coast

MU researchers awarded over €1 million funding by SFI and IRC

Maynooth University researchers are set to receive €1 million to support two projects under the SFI-IRC Pathway programme.

Friday, 03 November 2023