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Winner of the Inaugural Centre for Early Modern Studies Dissertation Prize

Many congratulations to Shaunagh Marie O’Reilly, BA English & History, who has been announced as the winner of the Centre for Early Modern Studies Dissertation Prize 2018/19 for her Final Year Project. Shaunagh’s dissertation, entitled ‘Shakespeare: An Inspiring Playwright,’ examining both the sources for and adaptations of Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet, Hamlet, and Othello, was completed under the supervision of Dr… Continue reading Winner of the Inaugural Centre for Early Modern Studies Dissertation Prize

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Tales of the Final Year Project

By Shaunagh-Marie O'Reilly, 4th year BA in English and History student at University of Limerick The Final Year Project or FYP is the beginning of the end of your journey as an undergraduate, which gives the project a bitter-sweet feeling as you prepare to submit your work. Realistically, if you enjoy working on your FYP… Continue reading Tales of the Final Year Project

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2017 Edward Moxon Browne FYP Prize for European Studies students

Congratulations to Colin Kelly, recent graduate of the BA in European Studies at the University of Limerick, who was presented with the 2017 Edward Moxon Browne Prize for best Final Year Project. Colin’s thesis “A life on ‘the invisible front’: Markus Wolf’s role in the GDR’s foreign intelligence service” was supervised by Dr Jean Conacher,… Continue reading 2017 Edward Moxon Browne FYP Prize for European Studies students

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2016 Peadar Kirby FYP Prize awarded to two students

Niamh Dillon and Miriam Ryan have been jointly awarded the 2016 Peadar Kirby FYP Prize, for submitting the best two Final Year Projects to the Department of Politics and Public Administration in the previous academic year. Miriam Ryan’s FYP, ‘One Size Does Not Fit All! The Relevance to Travellers of Labour Market Approaches in Addressing… Continue reading 2016 Peadar Kirby FYP Prize awarded to two students

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Researcher profile: Seán McKillen

I am currently a PhD research student in the Department of History. I graduated from the University of Limerick with a BA in English and History in 2012. I registered as a research MA student in November 2012, before transferring to the PhD register in late 2014. In February 2015, I was elected as President… Continue reading Researcher profile: Seán McKillen