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A&L Goodbody Moot Court Competition 2019

The School of Law’s Internal Moot Court Competition, sponsored by A&L Goodbody solicitors, took place on 6th-7th February 2019. The preliminary rounds were judged by Sinead Eaton, Hope Davidson, Dr Margaret Fitzgerald O'Reilly, Eoin Quill, Professor Paul McCutcheon, and Dr Norah Burns. All judges commented on the high standard of mooting displayed by students throughout… Continue reading A&L Goodbody Moot Court Competition 2019

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VIDEO: AHSS finalists in final of the Thesis in 3 Minutes competition at the University of Limerick

Three AHSS postgraduate researchers took part in the final of the Thesis in 3 Minutes competition at the University of Limerick last month. This event showcases the diverse research of our PhD students at UL. From April 23-26 Graduate & Professional Studies in conjunction with the Assistant Deans in each faculty organised a thesis in three… Continue reading VIDEO: AHSS finalists in final of the Thesis in 3 Minutes competition at the University of Limerick

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UL Journalism student wins Limerick’s Live 95FM Broadcast Journalism Award 2018

Congratulations to our Journalism student Michaela Deane, who has won the Live 95FM radio documentary award for 2018. Michaela's entry tackled the topic of the morning after pill and examined different attitudes amongst pharmacists dispensing the medication. Head of News at Live 95FM, Gillian Devlin said: “Michaela's entry showed innovation and courage, tackling an issue that… Continue reading UL Journalism student wins Limerick’s Live 95FM Broadcast Journalism Award 2018

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UL Journalism students’ videos shortlisted for competition

A tribute to palliative care nurses, two stories highlighting the importance of defibrillators and a focus on 'Ireland's national card game', 25, are among the videos produced by University of Limerick students for this year's annual video journalism prize. The competition is part of an ongoing partnership between UL and the Irish Examiner in which content… Continue reading UL Journalism students’ videos shortlisted for competition

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FAHSS PhD students compete in Thesis in 3 Minutes Competition

Our PhD students with Assistant Dean of Research, Dr Niamh NicGhabhann (far left), Dr Niamh Lenahan (2nd left) and Faculty Dean, Prof. Helen Kelly Holmes Ten Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences PhD candidates took part in the Faculty heat of UL's Thesis in 3 Minutes competition this afternoon. Organised by  the Graduate School… Continue reading FAHSS PhD students compete in Thesis in 3 Minutes Competition

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Second level students win UL History documentary competition

The Department of History today held a prize-giving ceremony for students from Scoil Íde agus Iosef for their winning documentary film. The 1916 centenary film documentary competition, organised by Dr Vincent O'Connell, was aimed at students in second level education. With almost thirty entrants to the competition,  the standard was very high. The winning 8-minute film ‘Women of the Rising: A… Continue reading Second level students win UL History documentary competition

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University of Limerick hosts Kate Fleming Mediation Competition in Medical Law

The School of Law and Graduate Entry Medical School at the University of Limerick this week hosted the 2016/17 Kate Fleming Mediation Competition in Medical Law. Fifteen students from law and medicine came together in inter-disciplinary teams to settle a claim of medical negligence. The winning team comprised: Michelle Stephenson (Medicine), Anna Howard (Medicine), Siobhan Macloingsigh (Law)… Continue reading University of Limerick hosts Kate Fleming Mediation Competition in Medical Law