Open Days

Summer Open Day 2021 Saturday 26th June 2021 from 10am to 3pm. All the last minute CAO & MU information you need - at your fingertips! Don't forget - the CAO Change of Mind period closes July 1st at 5.15pm.

When: Saturday, 26 June 2021

Where: Online

Using MU Library resources effectively in your teaching & work

Training sessions for faculty: March - July 2021

When: Wednesday, 31 March 2021 to Thursday, 29 July 2021

Where: Online

EPALE Community Education Webinar Series

EPALE Community Education Webinar Series aims to explore some key themes relevant to Community Education in Ireland. Please see details about some exciting upcoming webinars that include eminent speakers including our own Camilla Fitzsimons, Lilian Nwanze and also Mae Shaw and Stephen Brookfield. Places are limited to advise you to book early to make sure you get a spot. The webinars are free.

When: Thursday, 01 April 2021 to Wednesday, 06 October 2021


Upcoming live webinars June 2021 - Learning & Development

Upcoming live webinars June 2021 - Learning & Development.

When: Tuesday, 01 June 2021 to Wednesday, 30 June 2021

Where: Online

Symposium: Modern Authoritarian and Hybrid Regimes and the Threat to Academic Freedom

In recent years, academic freedom and the autonomy of universities have come under attack in authoritarian or hybrid countries. Examples include Russia, Belarus, and the Central Asian states, Turkey, China, Iran, as well as self-designated illiberal countries in Eastern Europe. Join this two day conference to learn more.

When: Thursday, 17 June 2021 to Friday, 18 June 2021

Where: online

PERFORM European Digital Retail Summit

Registration now open for this FREE virtual summit that will bring together industry and academia to explore the latest innovations in digital retail. Sharing best practices from the EU and across the international landscape, as well as a heavy emphasis on virtual networking, will make this event a must attend for all retailers and researchers in the digital transformation field.

When: Friday, 18 June 2021

Where: Virtual Event -

Gambling Policy and Regulation in Ireland: Catching up with the Digital Age

*Postponed*** Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, we have taken the decision to reschedule our event on ‘Gambling Policy and Regulation in Ireland,’ due to take place on Wed. 23rd June. We will revisit in the Autumn. Thank you to everyone who registered. More soon.

When: Wednesday, 23 June 2021

Where: Postponed

How Do I Become an International Lawyer ?

The Co-Editors of the Irish Yearbook of International Law are delighted to host a careers panel aimed at law students in Ireland who are interested in careers in international law. Our panellists have worked both in Ireland and abroad in a wide range of international law settings such as in academia, government, NGOs, international organisations, and the Bar; and with expertise including Refugee Law, Human Rights Law, International Criminal Law, and general Public International Law. They will share their experiences of building a career in International Law and will also answer questions from aspiring international lawyers. The event will be moderated by Dr Bríd Ní Ghráinne, Maynooth University.

When: Wednesday, 23 June 2021

Where: Zoom

South Eastern Europe new publication

Prof. John O'Brennan will participate as one of the four external discussants in the discussion of the new publication of South Eastern Europe devoted to contemporary Bulgaria. Prof. O'Brennan acted as a peer reviewer of couple of articles for the Journal's special issue on "Bulgaria's Socio - political Controversies: Speeding, Reshuffling, Slowing Down" edited by Georgi Dimitrov.

When: Wednesday, 23 June 2021


What's The Story? Narrative in Youth Work and Youth Studies

What's the Story? Narrative in Youth Work and Youth Studies 4th Maynooth International Youth Studies Conference brought to you by Maynooth University Department of Applied Social Studies and Maynooth University Social Sciences Institute

When: Thursday, 24 June 2021 to Friday, 25 June 2021