The polar bear: from children’s books to grim tales of climate change, it is a species that captures the hearts and imaginations of humans. But where did these white, hardy bears come from? And how do they live on an extreme diet in an extreme environment? By analysing the DNA of polar bears, collaborative research...
On a recent visit to India, I spent time with undergraduate students coming to the end of their studies and thinking about their next step. While some students were planning to enter the world of work straight away, most were considering postgraduate study. Within this group, many students wanted to pursue a postgraduate programme in...
While academic achievement is important, the university experience is not just about academic success. It is also about fun, friendship, and getting involved in student life. National University of Ireland Maynooth is known for its active campus life. The atmosphere and buzz in the air create a thriving community spirit and vibrant student...
In the last decade, the responsibilities on organisations and business practitioners have grown exponentially. Stemming from the ethical dilemmas that lead into today’s economic crises, expectations of business, and their executive leadership, is at an all time high. Expectations of business leaders go well beyond their fiduciary duties. The public’s awareness of environmental issues and...
The International Office at NUIM is delighted to have this online space to keep you posted about news and events, academic programmes and research, and other activities at our University. In this first post, we would like to introduce NUIM and give you a sense of the University and its beautiful campus. Spotlight...
Japan and Brazil sign mutual cooperation treaties
Sat, Aug 02, 2014 12:15PM UTC
China says 9 suspects killed in Xinjiang raid
Sat, Aug 02, 2014 12:10PM UTC
5 suspected rebels killed in clash in Indonesia
Sat, Aug 02, 2014 12:04PM UTC
Japan provides Vietnam with 6 patrol boats
Sat, Aug 02, 2014 12:02PM UTC
Top diplomat to oversee evacuation of Filipino workers from Libya
Fri, Aug 01, 2014 12:02PM UTC
China denies it hacked Canadian research council
Fri, Aug 01, 2014 10:32AM UTC