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Inaugural Undergraduate Essay Writing Competition

This year the Writing Centre is running the Inaugural Undergraduate Essay Writing Competition. Our goal is to showcase and celebrate undergraduate student writing. Submit your essay to be in with a chance of winning.

Tuesday, 23 February 2021

HEA Contingency Fund Announcement

Maynooth University welcomes once-off covid-19 contingency fund for access and support services

The Higher Education Authority allocated €1.9m among Higher Education Institutions for the purpose of enabling access services to deliver local COVID responses that support vulnerable students. The funding will be used at Maynooth University to support to support the National Plan for Equity of Access 2015-2021 objectives of attracting and retaining students from National Access Plan target groups during the COVID-19 period.

Wednesday, 16 December 2020

Turn to Teaching: Funded for Another Three Years!

We are delighted to tell you that we received confirmation from the Higher Education Authority and the Department of Education and Skills that the Turn to Teaching project has been funded for another three years. Turn to Teaching is a central element of Strand 1 of the Programme for Access to Higher Education (PATH), which supports access to initial teacher education by National Access Plan target groups.

Tuesday, 05 May 2020

Maynooth University launches first Virtual Open Day for Leaving Cert students on range of third-level courses and opportunities

Maynooth University has adapted its annual Spring Open Day for prospective students to a truly virtual experience student life and third-level courses at Ireland’s fastest growing university.

Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Cancelled: Think About Teaching Information Morning, March 19th

Following the careful consideration of a range of factors associated with evolving COVID19 situation, the Think About Teaching Information Morning scheduled to take place on March 19th has been cancelled. We regret any inconvenience caused.

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Information Morning, Thursday, March 19th for Think About Teaching Foundation Course for Initial Teacher Education

Information Morning: Think About Teaching Foundation Course for Initial Teacher Education: Renehan Hall, South Campus, 11am, March 19th, 2020.

Tuesday, 03 March 2020

2nd Moiety fee payment

2nd Moiety Fee Payment

Friday, 24 January 2020

SPUR Poster Symposium 2019

The Summer Programme for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) 2019 Poster Symposium took place on Wednesday, October 23rd as part of Research Week.

Monday, 04 November 2019

Why saying hello is a good idea in third-level education

With a new academic year underway, students and lecturers alike are acclimatising to demanding timetables, new faces and large class sizes. In Ireland, third level student numbers are on the rise year after year leading to class sizes that regularly enter the hundreds.

Monday, 21 October 2019

Big pharma, bad science? An analysis of retractions in bio-medical journals

Dr Bastian Rake presented his paper “Big pharma, bad science? An analysis of retractions in bio-medical journals” at the 79th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

Wednesday, 02 October 2019

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