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University of Limerick students take to the airwaves with RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta - A talented group of students from University of Limerick’s Irish World Academy of Music and Dance are helming a new series on RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta this summer. The series of six programmes, which started last week, feature music recorded live in UL with a variety of guests and members of the university community, with each programme… Continue reading University of Limerick students take to the airwaves with RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta
Terrorism, Crime & Justice Summer School Class Trip - American students on the Terrorism, Crime & Justice Summer School went on a class trip to Spike Island in Cork on 28th May. They were accompanied by Louise McNeil (PhD candidate at the School of Law). The students are studying at the School of Law for three weeks and are lectured by members of the… Continue reading Terrorism, Crime & Justice Summer School Class Trip
Graduate Profile: Cillian Sherlock, Journalism and New Media - Cillian Sherlock graduated from LM039 BA in Journalism and New Media in 2017. He is now a TV presenter and reporter with RTÉ News. Why did you choose UL/this course? This course appealed to me because I was always very interested in news and current affairs. I wanted to advance my writing and broadcast skills… Continue reading Graduate Profile: Cillian Sherlock, Journalism and New Media
Our Graduates: Katie Grace Matthews, Law Plus - Katie Grace Matthews graduated from Bachelor of Laws (Law Plus) at University of Limerick in 2018. She is now a Legal Technology Analyst with Allen & Overy LLP. Katie discusses how studying with UL School of Law helped her career: Why did you choose this course? When I was choosing my University, the biggest factor for… Continue reading Our Graduates: Katie Grace Matthews, Law Plus
UL History Student Awarded Prestigious PhD Scholarship at the European University Institute, Florence - Paul Barrett, who holds a BA in English and History, and is currently a student on the MA in History at University of Limerick, has been awarded a prestigious four-year scholarship to pursue a PhD at the European University Institute, Florence. Paul’s project will examine the social history of the executioner in early modern Europe.… Continue reading UL History Student Awarded Prestigious PhD Scholarship at the European University Institute, Florence

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