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Faculty of AHSS welcome event for 1st years

Yesterday evening the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences held a welcome event for our new first year students. The UL First Seven Week's theme for Week 3 is 'Meet Your Advisor', and this event allowed our students to meet their advisor and sign up for a one-to-one meeting. The Faculty provided free food… Continue reading Faculty of AHSS welcome event for 1st years

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Article: The Revenge of the Millennials

By Owen Worth, Department of Politics & Public Administration. This article was originally translated into French for Le Monde. There is a common-phase in politics that has been attributed to Francois Guizot, John Adams and Winston Churchill which has a number of variations, but basically says the same thing. That is that if you do… Continue reading Article: The Revenge of the Millennials

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New Dean in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, UL

Last week we said a fond farewell to our Dean Prof. Tom Lodge, and a warm welcome to our new Dean, Prof. Helen Kelly Holmes at a presentation in the Millstream Common Room. Tom was appointed Dean in January 2011, and has overseen huge changes in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences. His… Continue reading New Dean in the Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, UL

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AHSS Teaching Day 2017

The Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences Teaching Day took place on Monday, August 28th 2017 at the Pavilion, University of Limerick. The event was well attended by faculty and postgraduate students from AHSS and other UL Faculties, with lively discussions during each session. The first session examined teaching initiatives which took place in… Continue reading AHSS Teaching Day 2017

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AHSS Teaching Day 2017

The Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences Teaching Day will take place on Monday, August 28th 2017 at the Pavilion, University of Limerick. The first session will examine teaching initiatives which took place in the Faculty this year. The theme of the second session is 'UL: Beyond the Campus', where we will hear from… Continue reading AHSS Teaching Day 2017

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New UL Arts programme ranked as highest general-entry arts course in the country

The University of Limerick and Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences are delighted by the enormous interest in our new LM002 BA Arts programme, which is now ranked as the highest general-entry arts course in the country with 360 points. One of the programme’s strengths is its range of 19 subjects with 176 possible… Continue reading New UL Arts programme ranked as highest general-entry arts course in the country

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John recounts his PhD research field trip to Africa, Ethiopia and Nigeria

Earlier this year, John Hogan, a PhD candidate in the Department of Politics and Public Administration, began a three and a half month field trip to South Africa, Ethiopia and Nigeria as part of his PhD research, which is focused on the origins of the African Peace and Security Architecture (APSA) of the African Union… Continue reading John recounts his PhD research field trip to Africa, Ethiopia and Nigeria

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Biennial European Studies Association (EUSA) Conference presentation

Dr Frank Haege, Department of Politics and Public Administration, presented a paper at the Biennial European Studies Association (EUSA) Conference on 5th May 2017 in Miami. EUSA is the largest professional body devoted to European Studies in the United States, and its conferences are attended by several hundred scholars from both sides of the Atlantic.… Continue reading Biennial European Studies Association (EUSA) Conference presentation

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Dr Owen Worth presents at Historical Materialism conference in Lebanon

Dr Owen Worth (Department of Politics and Public Administration) recently attended the Historical Materialism conference held at the American University in Beirut (AUB) in Lebanon, funded by the Faculty of AHSS Research Board. He chaired a panel on ‘Beirut-style Capitalism’, which featured scholars from the fields of Political Economy and Cultural Studies delivering papers on… Continue reading Dr Owen Worth presents at Historical Materialism conference in Lebanon

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Third annual AHSS Postgraduate Research Conference

  The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences yesterday held its third annual AHSS Postgraduate Research Conference.  The conference highlights the research of the Faculty’s postgraduate students, and gives students the opportunity to present in a real conference environment. Each conference panel was chaired by a PhD student, and the day also featured a number of… Continue reading Third annual AHSS Postgraduate Research Conference