Challenging Climate Change & Hunger in Africa

Maynooth University has launced an innovative new Masters in ‘Transformative Community Development’. The new Masters programme, established as part of the TEN-Hunger Project (Transformative Engagement Network), is funded by Irish Aid and the HEA and brings together over thirty academics across disciplines to focus on climate change and food security in vulnerable communities in Zambia and Malawi.

Thursday, 06 February 2014

RaiseYourIQ Confey College

Country's first "SMART" school

Confey College in Liexlip Co. Kildare have recently implemented a school-wide SMART training programme designed to improve intellectual skills among staff and students. The training is provided by, an Maynooth University campus company directed by Dr Bryan Roche.

Thursday, 06 February 2014

Climate Change flooding- Maynooth University

Dr. Conor Murphy talks on Climate Change and floods in the Irish Times

Climate change scientist stresses the need to plan for extreme weather Dr Conor Murphy says preventative measures against flooding are cheaper than dealing in a reactive manner

Wednesday, 05 February 2014

Law - Michael Doherty - Maynooth University

Professor Doherty in the European Labour Law Journal

Professor Doherty's article 'Emergency Exit? Collective Bargaining, the ILO and Irish Law' has been published in the European Labour Law Journal

Tuesday, 04 February 2014

Business - John Cullen - Maynooth University

School of Business Research Discussed in Irish Times

A peer-reviewed research article by School of Business lecturer, Dr. John Cullen was discussed in the Health & Lifestyle section of the Irish Times on Tuesday February 4th 2014.

Tuesday, 04 February 2014

Law - Michael Doherty - Maynooth University

Professor Doherty in Industrial Relations News

Head of the Department of Law, Professor Michael Doherty, has published in Industrial Relations News.

Thursday, 30 January 2014

Law - Liam Herrick

Adjunct Law Lecturer Appointed Advisor to President Higgins

Maynooth University Adjunct Senior Lecturer in Law, Liam Herrick, has been appointed Special Advisor to President Michael D. Higgins.

Tuesday, 28 January 2014

Education - Majella Dempsey - Maynooth University

Launch of FaSMEd project

Majella Dempsey, Education Department will lead the input from Maynooth University to The Improving Progress through Formative Assessment in Science and Mathematics Education (FaSMEd) project which is being funded through a Seventh Framework Programme 2007-13 EU grant for the next three years.

Monday, 27 January 2014

Vaccine Development for Whooping Cough

Maynooth University team plays key role in vaccine development for whooping cough.

Friday, 24 January 2014

New treatments for childhood diabetes

New treatments for childhood diabetes.

Friday, 17 January 2014