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International Working Group: Transforming the Future of Ageing

Thursday, 14 June 2018

The Academy congratulates Professor Richard Reilly, MRIA and Professor Rose Anne Kenny, MRIA on their recent nomination as experts to the Science Advice for Policy by European Academies (SAPEA) working group on the...

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Member Profile: Áine Hyland

Thursday, 14 June 2018

Áine Hyland, educational historian was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018

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Digital Atlas of Fethard Transcribeathon

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

Phase one of the Heritage Council-funded Digital Atlas of Fethard was successfully completed in Tipperary

Irish Historic Towns Atlas

Member Profile: John Martin Greeg

Wednesday, 13 June 2018

John Martin Gregg, Physicist and Material Scientist was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Royal Irish Academy Represented on the ALLEA Board

Monday, 11 June 2018

Professor Luke Drury MRIA was recently elected to the ALLEA Board at ALLEA's 19th General Assembly at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences in Sofia.

Policy and International Relations, International Activities

Member Profile: Claire Connolly

Saturday, 9 June 2018

Claire Connolly, award winning author, has been admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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The tercentenary of the 1718 migration from Ulster

Friday, 8 June 2018

The 1718 emigration is one of the earliest known planned group migrations from Ireland. Migrants from the Bann valley founded towns in New England.

Dictionary of Irish Biography

Member Profile: Padraig Carmody

Friday, 8 June 2018

Padraig Carmody, Geographer and Author, was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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Member Profile: Stephen Buckley

Thursday, 7 June 2018

Stephen Buckley, Mathematician was admitted into the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018

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Member Profile: Fran Brearton

Wednesday, 6 June 2018

Fran Brearton, author and Professor of Modern Poetry, was admitted to the Royal Irish Academy on 25 May 2018.

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