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Diverse voices call for inclusive deliberation on our constitutional future

Monday, 24 July 2023

Who are the diverse voices on the island and how can constitutional discussion and deliberation facilitate their inclusion and participation?

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Discourse Series 2023/24 programme announced

Tuesday, 18 July 2023

We are pleased to announce the programme for our forthcoming Discourse Series of public lectures.

Public Engagement, Discourse Series

Listen back: A brief history of the Dublin Metropolitan Cattle Market

Friday, 14 July 2023

If you missed our recent lecture by Dr Mary Muldowney and Dr Declan O'Brien, you can now listen back to the recording.

Grangegorman Histories

Grangegorman Histories: Public Funding Call

Thursday, 13 July 2023

We invite applications for funding to support projects exploring and sharing any element of the history of Grangegorman

Grangegorman Histories

What’s in a name? ‘Nordies’ and ‘Mexicans’

Thursday, 13 July 2023

What terms can trigger? How have identities been shaped or reshaped since the Troubles, by the telly, RTÉ, BBC and social media? Is there an invisible cultural border? Just some of the questions that emerged at ‘Nordies...

ARINS - Analysis and Research: Ireland North and South

Bishops and Bullion – Papers of Charles Haliday

Tuesday, 11 July 2023

The Library is delighted to announce our UCD Student Blog Series.

Library, Library Blog

Call for Experts for EASAC Study "Changing Wildfires: Global Patterns and European responses"

Tuesday, 11 July 2023

The RIA is a founding member of the European Academies Science Advice Council (EASAC) and supports the participation of Irish-based experts in its active programme of science policy working groups and liaison with the...

Policy and International Relations

DRI Receives the LIBER Award for Library Innovation

Tuesday, 11 July 2023

The Digital Repository of Ireland (DRI) has won a LIBER Award for Library Innovation! 

Digital Repository of Ireland


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