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History in the News: Grangegorman Histories features in the latest History Ireland magazine

Friday, 11 September 2020

A project designed to ensure that the history of the site is not forgotten, says History Ireland in it's latest issue (September/October 2020).

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Grangegorman Histories feature in GDA Summer Newsletter

Wednesday, 5 August 2020

The launch of the Grangegorman Histories website and foundation document is a focal point of the Grangegorman Development Agency's (GDA) Summer Newsletter.

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Grangegorman Histories on Dublin City FM

Friday, 24 July 2020

Dr Philip Cohen, Chair of the Grangegorman Histories Expert Working Group spoke with Luke Stedmon on the 'Good Morning Dublin’ Show.

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Grangegorman Histories work with TU Dublin

Monday, 22 June 2020

Thousands of additional students and staff from the Technological University of Dublin (TU Dublin) will move to Grangegorman in 2020 and an ‘Induction Pack’ will be available in order to help them settle-in.

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Grangegorman Oral History Project

Monday, 22 June 2020

A new Grangegorman Histories Sub-Committee has been established to investigate the practicalities required to undertake an oral history project at Grangegorman.

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Welcome from the Grangegorman Histories working group chair

Monday, 22 June 2020

Grangegorman Histories is a public history project to assist the discovery, recording and commemoration of the eventful history of the Grangegorman area. The Foundation Document describes our purpose and details some of...

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Launch of Grangegorman Histories

Friday, 19 June 2020

Grangegorman Histories, a public history project of Dublin City Council, Grangegorman Development Agency, Health Service Executive, Local Communities, National Archives, Royal Irish Academy and TU Dublin, announces the...

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Report on historical mental health records seminar 16 May 2019

Monday, 15 June 2020

In May 2019, the Royal Irish Academy hosted a ground-breaking seminar on ‘Historical mental health records: the ethics of access and preservation policies’. This event explored current practices in Ireland and...

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