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Secrets to Success from Mayo’s Sarah Rowe

On Sunday, 24th September, DCU PE and Biology student Sarah Rowe will line out with Mayo to contest the LGFA Senior All-Ireland Final in Croke Park. In this interview, she shares the secrets behind her success and how the DCU Bank of Ireland Sports Academy has helped her to excel academically and in sport. Growing up...
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What inspires us to support DCU…Bank of Ireland

With football fever hitting new highs in advance of the upcoming Ladies’ and Men’s Senior All Ireland Football Finals, we speak to Bank of Ireland representatives Gary Holligan, Manager, Dublin North and DCU Branch Manager, Dave Kelly about the bank’s support for the DCU Bank of Ireland Sports Academy. Driven by a highly skilled team,...
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Prometric CEO Charles Kernan Visits DCU

We were delighted to welcome Charles Kernan, the new CEO and President of Prometric, a US-based provider of market-leading testing solutions, to our St Patrick’s Campus last week. Mr Kernan was visiting DCU together with Garret Sherry, Prometric Vice President and General Manager of Ireland to learn more about the ongoing work and vision of...
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Our 2016 Supporter Impact Report is now online!

The DCU Educational Trust 2016 Supporter Impact Report is now available online. If you would like to see how the generosity of DCU’s friends and supporters has helped us to transform student lives and translate knowledge into positive impact, please click below to view the report.
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What inspires me to support DCU…Gay White

Gay White is a member of the DCU Educational Trust Council of Trustees and a member of DCU’s Alumni Council since 2010, chairing it from 2012 to 2016. Her longstanding support for the DCU Access Scholarship Programme was recognised at our recent Leadership Circle Dinner when she received the Individual Leadership Award for 2017. Gay...
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DCU alumni give back through Access Telethon

From 22nd May to 10th June, we reached out to DCU alumni to reconnect and raise funds for the University’s Access Scholarship Programme. The telethon campaign got off to a flying start with our ambassadors, who included inter-county footballers Jonny Cooper, Paul Flynn and Sarah Rowe together with DCU Access students, hitting the national press...
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Renowned philanthropist Chuck Feeney honoured at Leadership Circle Dinner

On 23rd June, friends and supporters of Dublin City University joined the DCU Educational Trust for its annual Leadership Circle Dinner. The dinner celebrates the ways in which the generosity of the University’s leading donors helps to transform lives and societies through education. This year, the DCU Educational Trust created a new award to honour...
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Water Institute nominated for Marine Awards

DCU Water Institute has been nominated in two categories in this year’s prestigious Marine Industry Awards. The Awards recognise the most significant achievement of organisations and individuals involved Ireland’s marine industry. MESTECH @ The Water Institute is shortlisted in the category of Digital Oceans Award and Laboratory Award for its outstanding research in the area of...
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IICRR Conference on Turkey and the Middle East Crisis

On 24th March, DCU’s Institute for International Conflict Resolution and Reconstruction (IICRR) hosted a conference on the topic of Turkey and the Middle East Crisis: What’s the Price of Stability? The conference was organised in the context of the Irish Research Council-funded New Horizons Grant scheme. The central question of this conference was: While stability is needed for...
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Student Centre Redevelopment Underway

Construction of DCU’s new €14m Student Centre has commenced, a development which will significantly enhance the on-campus student experience at DCU. The new four-storey space in the centre of the Glasnevin campus will house: An Entrepreneurship and Innovation hub; a Student Leadership and Life-skills Centre; an Arts and Culture hub; office space for DCU’s clubs...
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