NUI Galway Host Inaugural Digital Humanities Conference

            Wednesday, 5 December, 2018: The European Association for Digital Humanities (EADH) is holding its inaugural conference in the Arts Millennium Building and The Moore Institute at NUI Galway from 7-9 December. The theme of the conference is ‘Data in Digital Humanities’ and brings together and represents the Digital Humanities… | Read on »

NUI Grant Scheme for Early Career Academics (Pilot)

NUI has just launched an exciting range of new grants to support Early Career Academics to engage in international conference or symposium organisation, participation and networking. These grants are valued from €1-5,000 and seek to support ECAs at both the early and the more advanced stages of international conference/symposium organisation and participation. The grants are open to… | Read on »

Moore Institute Fellow Shortlisted for Inaugural Michel Déon Prize

Dr Breandán Mac Suibhne, a Fellow with NUI Galway’s Moore Institute Dr Breandán Mac Suibhne, a Fellow with NUI Galway’s Moore Institute, has been shortlisted for the Royal Irish Academy’s inaugural Michel Déon Prize for non-fiction for his book The End of Outrage: Post-Famine Adjustment in Rural Ireland. Six books have been shortlisted from over 240… | Read on »

Moore Institute announces Visiting Research Fellowship Scheme

The Moore Institute Visiting Research Fellowships in association with the College of Arts, Social Sciences & Celtic Studies, James Hardiman Library & Galway University Foundation, National University of Ireland Galway CLOSING DATE: 2 NOVEMBER 2018 Introduction The Moore Institute for Research in the Humanities and Social Studies at NUI Galway will award a number of… | Read on »

Learn “Creative Coding”

This semester we’re going to run a weekly session for those interested in learning “creative coding”. This approach is a good way for those without any coding experience to develop a foundation in programming. The sessions will use online resources (see below) to guide self-directed learning. Creative coding is a different discipline than programming systems…. | Read on »

‘Pope Francis and the modern church’ essay by Gearoid Barry on RTE website

Opinion: how does Pope Francis compare to his modern predecessors and has his approach to date been marked by continuity or change?  See full essay published on RTE website: https://www.rte.ie/eile/brainstorm/2018/0821/986547-pope-francis-and-the-modern-church/ Essay by Gearóid Barry – Lecturer in Modern European History at NUI Galway.