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Scholarships for Postgraduates 2018

Are you planning a PhD, or thinking of pursuing a taught postgraduate course? The Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences (AHSS) at the University of Limerick, Ireland, is offering a number of Scholarships, Fellowships, Bursaries and Fee Waivers to MA and PhD candidates for September 2018. For full details please visit: https://ahss.blog/scholarships/

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UL presents more than 110 scholarships worth nearly €280,000

Students from across the country were presented with scholarships totalling nearly €280,000 at the 2017 University of Limerick Scholarship Awards ceremony held on Monday, November 27. This year, more than 110 scholarships were presented, including over 30 UL Sports Scholarships. Forty students were awarded UL40 Scholarships, introduced in 2012 to mark UL’s 40th anniversary and… Continue reading UL presents more than 110 scholarships worth nearly €280,000

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UL scores hat-trick at National Student Media Awards

The University of Limerick scored a hat-trick at the 17th National Student Media Awards where three of its journalism students scooped top awards. Fourth year Journalism and New Media student, Jennifer Purcell (22), from Rosbrien, Limerick was named Features Writer Of The Year- News & Current Affairs, for a number of stories she wrote highlighting mental health issues. The award was sponsored by the Evening Herald newspaper… Continue reading UL scores hat-trick at National Student Media Awards

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Record number of UL journalism students nominated for national awards

A record number of journalism students at University of Limerick have been nominated for national media awards. Limerick Voice, the newspaper and website produced by the fourth year and MA in Journalism and New Media classes has received three separate nominations, for newspaper of the year, website of the year, layout and design of the year.… Continue reading Record number of UL journalism students nominated for national awards

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Outstanding students receive Access Scholarship Awards

Congratulations to our AHSS students who were presented with Access Scholarship Awards at a ceremony in the University of Limerick last Thursday by President Professor Don Barry. The President’s Access Scholarship Awards were launched in 2011 under the President’s patronage. Since then a total of 31 Access scholarships have been presented to UL students in… Continue reading Outstanding students receive Access Scholarship Awards

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Dr Tina O’Toole winner of UL Excellence in Teaching Award 2016

We are delighted to announce that Dr Tina O'Toole (School of Culture & Communication) has been selected as overall winner in the University of Limerick Excellence in Teaching Award 2016. The decision to select Tina O’Toole as the overall award winner is based on a range of indicators that define her as a truly exceptional… Continue reading Dr Tina O’Toole winner of UL Excellence in Teaching Award 2016

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Faculty of AHSS showcases research postgraduates’ work at annual conference

The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences yesterday held its second 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. Speaking about the conference, Professor Eoin Devereux, Assistant Dean of Research said: "We are immensely proud of the research work… Continue reading Faculty of AHSS showcases research postgraduates’ work at annual conference

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Celebrating Excellent Student Research in Applied Language Studies

Excellent student research was celebrated at the recent Centre for Applied Language Studies (CALS) exhibition of final year project work. The final year project is a major dissertation of about 10,000 words which all students carry out under the supervision of a member of staff over the course of two semesters.  The CALS Undergraduate Research… Continue reading Celebrating Excellent Student Research in Applied Language Studies