Welcome to our student blog, written by students at the University of Limerick studying Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences courses. Their blog posts tell their UL stories about their experiences living, studying and researching at UL.
UL Journalism Graduate Scoops Top Press Council Award - A University of Limerick journalism graduate has scooped the top bursary award of the Press Council of Ireland for a series of articles she wrote on how cancer patients are treated. Muireann Duffy, (21), won the €1,000 prize for her articles, which were part of her undergraduate thesis. The articles focused on the Government’s failure… Continue reading UL Journalism Graduate Scoops Top Press Council Award
Student blog: A rainy day in Killaloe - Britta Kaukver is a postgraduate student in Irish World Academy studying the MA in Irish Dance Studies. Britta is a dancer, dance teacher and choreographer from Estonia. In this blog post she tells us about a trip to Killaloe organised by UL in September. It was a rainy Saturday morning and the bus was there… Continue reading Student blog: A rainy day in Killaloe
Postgraduate researcher profile: Mamobo Ogoro - Mamobo Ogoro is the first Sanctuary PhD Fellow at the University of Limerick. Born in Nigeria, but raised in Ireland since the age of 3, Mamobo’s multicultural upbringing has paved the way for her research, in which her interests include multicultural identities, discrimination, integration, inclusivity & diversity. Trained as a social psychologist with a keen interest in multicultural… Continue reading Postgraduate researcher profile: Mamobo Ogoro
AHSS Alumni reception, Saturday 28th September - The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences Alumni reception took place in School of Law, Foundation building, University of Limerick, on Saturday 28th September. Classes celebrated included 1979, 1984,1989, 1994, 1999, 2004, 2009. AHSS colleagues Professor Eoin Devereux and Dr Joachim Fischer spoke to attendees. Thanks to UL Alumni and Oonagh Grace for organising!
Postgraduate research profile: Mark Ryan - Mark Ryan is a PhD Candidate in the field of Applied Linguistics, as well as a tutor in Linguistics and Sociolinguistics. His research aims to create a language policy and programme, which can be implemented in various contexts (e.g. domestic, schools, businesses), aimed at mitigating the harmful effects of heteronormative ideologies and implicit homophobia and… Continue reading Postgraduate research profile: Mark Ryan