26 Aug 2016
Congratulations to the winners of the Department of History's prestigious Brian Faloon Prize. The Brian Faloon Prize is awarded annualy to excellent Final Year projects in history.
26 Aug 2016
Ms Rita McCarthy, PhD student and radio director, launched the radio documentary ‘1916: Two Clare lives’ in the Westropp Room in Clare County Museum on Thursday 26 August 2016. The programme was commissioned by Clare County Council and it was twice broadcast on RTE in August 2016.
06 Jul 2016

Dr David Fleming speaks to Joe Nash, The Today Show presenter (11am), on Limerick Live 95FM on his book Pauper Limerick and will also be promoting our MA in Local History programme.

03 May 2016
Volume 16 of UL’s postgraduate history journal, History Studies, was launched last week by co-editors and history PhD candidates, Gerald Maher and John Harrington, with the support of the Department of History. This year’s edition marked the commemoration of the 1916 Rising as part of the Department of History’s centenary programme. History Studies is kindly funded by the Department of History, AHSS, Postgraduate Student’s Union and the President’s office. Call for papers for Volume 17 is now open. For further information, contact the editors: