Trinity College Dublin, The University of Dublin

  • Boundaries for biodiversity: the implausible science of a “safe operating space"
    The notion that global environmental processes have “tipping points” and that we can deplete the environment until we hit them is not supported by science.
  • European Universities meet to discuss Internationalisation of the Curriculum
    Trinity hosted the high level seminar which also marked the 30 year celebration of the Erasmus Programme. University rectors and vice-rectors from universities of the Coimbra Group took part.
  • International influences on the Irish Free State
    The Irish Free State was much more open to international influence than scholarship has traditionally allowed, according to historian Dr Anne Dolan, speaking at the Contemporary Irish History Research Seminar Series this week.
  • Fourth Global Forum on Human Resources for Health mulls shortfall of workers
    Trinity is co-convening the week-long forum, which places the health worker crisis under the spotlight; by 2030, the world may face a deficit of 18 million workers.
  • Trinity engineers unveil Ireland’s first prototype robot for assisted care
    The prototype robot has been designed to work in assisted care facilities and to interact socially with the elderly and with people living with disability.
  • From zombie critters to plant sensors at the School of Natural Sciences showcase
    Researchers and postgraduate students from the School showcased the fascinating -- and hugely varied -- research they are currently conducting.
  • Garland of Howth − one of four precious early Irish manuscripts conserved at Trinity

    Precious Irish manuscripts from the Dark Ages have been conserved and digitised by Trinity. The rarely seen manuscripts from early Christianity will go on public display together for the first time, exhibiting the manuscripts’ magnificent artistry and ornamentation by Ireland’s earliest painters.

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