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Colloquium on 90 years Irish-German diplomatic relations

A colloquium on 90 years Irish-German diplomatic relations took place yesterday evening in the Irish Embassy, Berlin. Organised by Dr Gisela Holfter, Centre for Irish-German Studies, UL, in coordination with the Irish Embassy, it reflected on past and present. Speakers included: Tánaiste and Irish Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Simon Coveney T.D.H.E. the Irish… Continue reading Colloquium on 90 years Irish-German diplomatic relations

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Prof. Tom Lodge becomes member of Royal Irish Academy

New members of the Royal Irish Academy at the 2019 admittance day ceremony held on 24th May Congratulations to Professor Tom Lodge, Department of Politics and Public Administration, who has become a member of the Royal Irish Academy. Tom was admitted into the RIA at a ceremony on Friday 24th May. Professor Lodge has worked… Continue reading Prof. Tom Lodge becomes member of Royal Irish Academy

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UL Historian appointed to Royal Irish Academy’s Historical Studies Committee

Many congratulations to Dr Richard Kirwan (Department of History & Centre for Early Modern Studies, Limerick), who has been appointed to the Royal Irish Academy’s Historical Studies Committee. This is a multidisciplinary committee that incorporates Classics, Near Eastern Studies, Archaeology and History. The Royal Irish Academy multidisciplinary committees aim to promote co-operation across and within relevant… Continue reading UL Historian appointed to Royal Irish Academy’s Historical Studies Committee

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UL’s Professor Bernadette Whelan becomes a member of the Council of the Royal Irish Academy

Many congratulations to Associate Professor Bernadette Whelan MRIA, Department of History, University of Limerick, who has become a member of the Council of the Royal Irish Academy. The Royal Irish Academy/Acadamh Ríoga na hÉireann champions research. It identifies and recognises Ireland’s world class researchers. It supports scholarship and promotes awareness of how science and the… Continue reading UL’s Professor Bernadette Whelan becomes a member of the Council of the Royal Irish Academy

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UL researcher awarded RIA Charlemont Grant

Many congratulations to Dr Mariano Paz (School of Modern Languages and Applied Linguistics, University of Limerick) who has been awarded a Charlemont Grant by the Royal Irish Academy. Mary E. Daly, President of the Academy presented the 2017 Charlemont scholars with their certificates in a ceremony on 9th March 2017. Professor Daly noted the importance of the… Continue reading UL researcher awarded RIA Charlemont Grant