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The rise of the all-seeing smart doorbell in our towns & cities

A smart doorbell is a means of securitisation that heightens surveillance and may lead to unintended consequences writes Professor Mary Corcoran of the Sociology Department.

Friday, 21 June 2024

Prof Michael Doherty attends the 1st Transnational Seminar of EU Commission funded project, DIGILARE

Prof Doherty spoke on the scope of various information and consultation directives across the project countries (i.e. whether or not they apply to persons doing work who are not categorised as ‘employees’), working with Prof Marie-Cécile Escande-Varniol (Emeritus Associate Professor of Université Lumière Lyon II) and Prof Jenny Julén Votinius (Professor in Private Law at the Faculty of Law, Lund University).

Friday, 21 June 2024

Circus of Climate Horrors at Picnic in the Park

On Sunday 16th of June 2024, the Circus of Climate Horrors was one of the stalls in the “Picnic in the Park”, which is an annual event organised by Maynooth Community Council in partnership with Kildare County Council.

Thursday, 20 June 2024

Russell Library Huxley Summer Internship

Internship for Classics and Mathematics open to all penultimate and final year Maynooth University undergraduate students of Ancient Classics, Mathematics and Statistics. Closing date for applications, 5pm, Friday 28th June 2024

Thursday, 20 June 2024

Workshop on sustainability in the food supply chain

Funded by the Society of Legal Scholars and Edinburgh Law School, the workshop brought together over 30 experts from diverse disciplines and backgrounds.

Thursday, 20 June 2024

MU report calls for cross-border approach to public safety messaging

Public safety messaging on the island of Ireland requires proactive cross-border coordination among public authorities at strategic and operational levels, according to a new report by researchers at Maynooth University.

Wednesday, 19 June 2024

MU hosts conference on renewable energy and innovation

MU’s International Renewable Energy System Integration research group hosted Powering The Future, a conference exploring sustainability, renewable energy and innovation and designed to delve into the forefront of research and development in these areas.

Wednesday, 19 June 2024

Restorative justice dataset for 2023 published

The dataset shows that restorative justice caseloads remain well below pre-pandemic levels, and that restorative justice continues to play only a marginal role in criminal justice in Ireland.

Wednesday, 19 June 2024

Clíodhna Murphy co-authors profile of migration to and from Ireland

The article analyses census data, migration law and policy, and current debates.

Tuesday, 18 June 2024

Rob Elmes named SSPC Researcher of the Year!

Rob Elmes named SSPC Researcher of the Year!

Monday, 17 June 2024

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