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26 Aug, 2019

TU Dublin Cost of Living Guide 2019/2020

Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin) has released its annual Cost of Living Guide for students for 2019-20. The guide is designed to help those starting Higher Education in September.

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25 Aug, 2019

How should cities and resorts deal with overtourism? By Dr Bernadette Quinn

Dr Bernadette Quinn, Senior Lecturer at TU Dublin, says many destinations have become so popular that locals feel their quality of life is adversely affected.

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24 Aug, 2019

The Myers Briggs Type Indicator: should musicians care about it?

Arun Rao, a lecturer at TU Dublin Conservatoire, says applying the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator test to classical musicians might produce some interesting results.

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23 Aug, 2019

TU Dublin Hothouse Food Start-up Homespun wins Great Taste Award

A food start-up which participated in the TU Dublin Hothouse / IADT Media New Frontiers programme has won a Great Taste Award. Homespun, founded by Erica Sheehan, was awarded a coveted Star at the 2019 Great Taste Award by the Guild of Fine Food, for its Gojiberry, Cashew and Coconut Quinoa Crunch.

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15 Aug, 2019

Why AI is an opportunity rather than a danger By Vihanga Gamage

Doctoral researcher at TU Dublin, Vihanga Gamage, says it's likely that artificial intelligence will do more good than harm for human civilisation.

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22 Aug, 2019

Revealing Grangegorman - How Six Women Architects Are Transforming Our City

Leading figures in Irish Architecture gathered in Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin) this summer to learn about the Urban Regeneration project at Grangegorman, including the development of the University’s flagship campus.

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21 Aug, 2019

TU Dublin Students on Top Winning Teams at EIA 2019

Five TU Dublin students recently travelled to Portugal to compete at the European Innovation Academy (EIA), the world's largest entrepreneurship summer school focused on technology innovation.

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8 Aug, 2019

Book your place on a Parent Information Evenings, 3-5 September

TU Dublin understands that starting University can be a tricky transition for some young people, and at the beginning of each academic year, we host a number of information evenings for parents or guardians of our first-year students.

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6 Aug, 2019

Student feature: Top renting tips from TU Dublin

If you're from outside Dublin and are due to begin classes in TU Dublin this September, finding accommodation in the city is likely to be your number one priority right now. We have some tips to help the process a little easier.

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28 Aug, 2019

TU Dublin Win Seven Medals At WorldSkills 2019

TU Dublin students and apprentices have won seven medals at the WorldSkills 2019 competition, which saw over 1,300 young people from 63 countries compete in 56 skills across a wide range of industries — from freight forwarding to cloud computing; aircraft maintenance and visual merchandising.

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29 Aug, 2019

The Emergence of Technological Universities in Ireland

On Thursday, Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin) and the Higher Education Authority (HEA), invited leading figures in Higher Education to share their vision of the future of technological education in Ireland.

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30 Aug, 2019

Diverse Scholarship Opportunities in the USA

The 2020-2021 Fulbright Irish Awards were launched on Wednesday with an application deadline of 31 October 2019.

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30 Aug, 2019

TU Dublin Students Win €10,000 Grand Prize

Three TU Dublin Product Design students have been crowned winners of Accenture’s Leaders of Tomorrow competition, following a final showcase event on Wednesday.

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30 Aug, 2019

TU Dublin Partners In Project To Increase Student Engagement With Communities

TU Dublin, as part of a group of five European universities, has been awarded funding for a new European funded Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership project.

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3 Sep, 2019

Orientation Schedule for first years - 9-13 September 2019

Excitement is building in TU Dublin as we prepare to welcome first years embarking on their college careers. Before classes begin on Monday, 16 September, we will host a series of events to help you settle in, including your programme orientation.

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4 Sep, 2019

TU Celebrates Central Quad Topping-Out Ceremony

Minister for Education and Skills, Joe McHugh T.D. and Minister for Finance and Public Reform, Paschal Donohoe T.D. visited Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin) on Wednesday for the topping-out ceremony of the Central Quad on the TU Dublin flagship campus at Grangegorman.

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5 Sep, 2019

1 in 4 children with disabilities ‘suspended’ by short school days

New research by TU Dublin lecturers, Deborah Brennan and Dr Harry Browne, and Inclusion Ireland has found that one in four children with an intellectual disability or developmental disability such as autism has been put on short school days.

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6 Sep, 2019

Manage your spending with these simple saving tips

If you're starting in TU Dublin next week, this might be your first time living away from home and managing your expenses. We won't pretend that this will be easy, but making a budget and sticking to it can make a massive difference to your finances.

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9 Sep, 2019

Brightspace - your new virtual learning environment

Attention all TU Dublin City Centre students, Brightspace is your new virtual learning environment!

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11 Sep, 2019

TU Dublin Irish language campus-based and online training for new academic year

A new academic year of Free Irish Language Classes on campus and on-line for TU Dublin Staff & Students will begin from the 30th September 2019 organised by Oifig na Gaeilge, TU Dublin’s Irish language office and Gaelchultúr Teo. and supported by Staff Development.

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16 Sep, 2019

Two TU Dublin Students Shortlisted For RDS Visual Art Awards

Two TU Dublin students were recently selected to exhibit at the RDS Visual Art Awards Exhibition which will run from October 18 - 24 in the RDS Concert Hall.

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18 Sep, 2019

The new Virtual Learning Environment, Brightspace is here

Prof Brian Norton, Principal, and Prof Mike Murphy, Director of Academic Affairs, Digital and Learning Transformation formally launched our new Virtual Learning Environment, Brightspace, in Aungier Street last Wednesday 11th September, as our first-year students became acquainted with the VLE.

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19 Sep, 2019

Product Design Student, Daniella Kaligorsky, Develops Early Breast Cancer Detection Kit

Product Design student, Daniella Kaligorsky, has invented a kit that shows people how to conduct a self-examination for breast cancer. Her design, CHECKIT, excited the judging panel at the prestigious James Dyson competition who awarded her the national runner-up award.

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19 Sep, 2019

TU Dublin Student-Led Spin-Out Wins Enterprise Ireland Innovation Award

Micron Agritech, the Irish technology student-led start-up based out of TU Dublin Hothouse, has developed a prototype device that will enable farmers to significantly reduce the amount of antimicrobial medication given to animals.

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19 Sep, 2019

Clubs and Societies Festival, 23 Sep - 2 Oct

This year's Clubs and Societies Festival takes place from Monday 23rd September to Wednesday, 2nd October 2019.

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19 Sep, 2019

Big Day Out in Grangegorman - Wednesday, 2 October

If you haven’t made it up to Grangegorman yet, then the Big Day Out organised by TU Dublin Clubs and Societies is your chance to see our amazing campus.

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20 Sep, 2019

TU Dublin Students at Alliance Summer School in Lucerne

In a fitting closure to the inaugural Sustainability Summer School initiative by the Polytechnic Alliance, five TU Dublin students received their certificates of completion from Hochschule Luzern.

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20 Sep, 2019

TU Dublin Visit China University of Petroleum

In July 2019, TU Dublin academics Prof. Izabela Naydenova, Dr. Suzanne Martin and Dr. Dervil Cody travelled to China to deliver a workshop for students of the China University of Petroleum in Qingdao.

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23 Sep, 2019

TU Dublin SU Recruiting Class Reps

TU Dublin SU is currently recruiting for Class Reps. The Class Rep is the voice and the elected representative of the entire class, the rep represents students views at Class Rep Meetings and raises issues at Programme Committee Meetings with TU Dublin. Each class elects class Reps.