Youthreach Study News and Feature Item IT Jan2023

Youthreach Staff Wellbeing Report features in Irish Times January 2023

First Report on the Wellbeing of Youthreach staff highlights workload pressures, difficulties taking time-off, and lack of recognition, but also the resilience and commitment of Youthreach staff.

Tuesday, 10 January 2023

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Government announces €1.2m in funding to STEM Passport for Inclusion

Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science Simon Harris TD, and Minister for Education Norma Foley TD, have announced €1.2 million in funding to extend the STEM Passport for Inclusion project.

Tuesday, 03 January 2023

The little blue pill shows that a solution for one problem can often be successfully repurposed to solve a different challenge

Repurposed solutions are often on the market or at least known for several years before they are applied in a new context

Tuesday, 20 December 2022

John & Pat Hume Doctoral Awards 2023

The call for John & Pat Hume Doctoral Awards is NOW OPEN and closes at 12 midnight on Monday, 30th January 2023. Click for more info...

Friday, 16 December 2022

​Do lessons learned during pandemic apply to hybrid work now? An interview with Dr. Tatiana Andreeva

Many companies think that because we went through the pandemic, we know how to deal with hybrid work. Is this really true?

Friday, 16 December 2022

Maynooth University joined the 3rd Transnational Project Meeting of the DEW project

On December 12th the Department of Adult and Community Education, Maynooth University took part in the 3rd Transnational Project Meeting of the DEW project, held in Brussels (BE) and hosted by the Belgium partner IHF asbl.

Thursday, 15 December 2022

Adam Behan

Dr Adam Behan wins the Karl Geiringer Scholarship in Brahms Studies

We congratulate our colleague, Dr Adam Behan, for winning this award given by the American Brahms Society.

Wednesday, 14 December 2022

Hubert Smekal on dealing with heterogeneity in the EU in a top political science journal

It is out in open access in West European Politics, a top-tier political science journal.

Wednesday, 14 December 2022

Trauma-Informed Approaches in Education

Trauma-Informed Approaches in Education

Tuesday, 13 December 2022

Technology, nature and health. What we know and how digital placemaking can augment nature-based solutions impacting citizens’ wellbeing. A review and practice model.

Maria Fernandez de Osso Fuentes and Brendan Keegan have recently published their research on digital placemaking enhancing nature connections and impacting wellbeing. This review and practice model proposes digital placemaking as an augmentation of nature-based solutions.

Tuesday, 13 December 2022