13 Dec 2016
Professor Anthony McElligott, Head of Department receiving Public Sector Award for Education and Research 2016 with Professor Eoin Devereux, Assistant Dean, Research, Faculty of Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, and Dr Karol Mullaney-Dignam, Department of History.
24 Nov 2016
Dr Richard Kirwan has been appointed as a scholarly editor on ProQuest’s Early European Books database. This is an ongoing project, consisting presently of approx. 40,000 fully digitized scans of titles. Dr Kirwan's association with the projects brings with it free institutional access to the database for a period of two years.
24 Nov 2016
Dr Richard Kirwan has received the Gerda Henkel Stiftung award for his research project on ‘Exules et Proselyti: Academic Conversion, Exile and Refuge in the Confessional Age’
02 Sep 2016

Dr Vincent O’Connell made a well-received presentation entitled ‘Pathways to the Past: A Path to Participative Learning for Undergraduate and Postgraduate History Students’ at the Faculty of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences Teaching Day 2016. The theme of the event was ‘Encouraging Student Engagement’ and faculty shared their experiences as well as innovations and ideas. Also in attendance were History colleagues Professor Anthony McElligott, Dr Roberto Mazza and Dr Karol Mullaney-Dignam.