Member Profile: Alan BarrettFriday, 31 May 2019
Alan Barrett, Director of the Economic and Social Research Institute was admitted as a Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.
Archaeology Research Grants 2019Thursday, 30 May 2019
The Royal Irish Academy is delighted to announce the awarding of six Archaeology Research grants, under this annual scheme which is run in partnership with the National Monuments Service.
Member Profile: Richard SharpeThursday, 30 May 2019
Richard Sharpe, Professsor of Diplomatic at Oxford University, was admitted as an Honorary Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.
Member Profile: John O'KeefeWednesday, 29 May 2019
John O'Keefe, a Nobel Prize-winning cognitive neuroscientist, was admitted as an Honorary Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.
Call for Nominations for the 2019 World Data System Data Stewardship AwardTuesday, 28 May 2019
Annual prize celebrating contributions of early career researchers to the involvement of scientific data stewardship through their (1) engagement with the community, (2) academic achievements, and (3) innovations.
DIB entry of the day: Mary Ann HuttonTuesday, 28 May 2019
Today we present the biography of the remarkable Irish-language scholar and writer Mary Ann Hutton (1862–1953): the first woman to be proposed for, and refused, membership of the Royal Irish Academy.
Member Profile: Fionnuala Ní AoláinTuesday, 28 May 2019
Fionnuala Ní Aoláin, a world leading scholar and practitioner in fields of law, political science and public policy, was admitted as an Honorary Member of the Royal Irish Academy on 24 May 2019.
Two women and the Royal Irish AcademyMonday, 27 May 2019
In this month's Library Blog post, Turlough O'Riordan of the Dictionary of Irish Biography, looks at the issues surrounding the election of women to the Royal Irish Academy in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
Nicola Sturgeon in Conversation with Dearbhail McDonaldMonday, 27 May 2019
Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon participated in a wide-ranging discussion with journalist Dearbhail McDonald including a short Q&A session to close in the Royal Irish Academy on 27 May 2019.
Revolutionary women and the wider world: Maud Gonne MacBrideSunday, 26 May 2019
Kate O'Malley of the Dictionary of Irish Biography will be talking about Maud Gonne MacBride and her connections with India in Portlaoise Library on 28 May. MacBride's DIB entry, written by Margaret O'Callaghan and...
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