Archive for June 2011

June 24th, 2010: Press Release – From the Bronx to Berkeley

23 IRISH FULBRIGHT AWARDEES OFF TO THE US Thursday 24th June 2010–The Minister for European Affairs, Dick Roche T.D., and the U.S. Ambassador, Dan Rooney, officially announced details of the 23 successful Irish Fulbright Awardees for 2010-2011 at a ceremony in Iveagh House, Dublin. These scholarships have provided Irish students, scholars and professionals with the…

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June 24th, 2011: Fulbright Specialist Professor William Solecki of Hunter College, City Universtiy of New York (CUNY) to visit NUIM

The Department of Geography has been successful in getting a Fulbright Specialist to NUI Maynooth next month. The award will bring Professor William Solecki of Hunter College, City Universtiy of New York (CUNY) and Director of the CUNY Institute for Sustainable Cities to Maynooth to develop a joint research agenda and international collaborations in graduate…

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June 9th, 2011: €285,000 ($420,000) of Fulbright Awards Announced

Thursday 9th June 2011 – Fulbright Awards valued at €285,000 ($420,000) were officially announced today at an event hosted by the Deputy Chief of Mission from the US Embassy in Ireland Mr. John Hennessey-Niland. The awards are jointly funded by the Irish and US governments under the Ireland-United States Commission for Educational Exchange. Fulbright scholarships…

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