Seanad election: Covid cocooning means new NUI returning officer

Posted in Governance and administration on March 30th, 2020 by steve

“A new returning officer is to be appointed to supervise a Seanad election panel because of cocooning rules for the Covid-19 pandemic. Chancellor of the National University of Ireland (NUI) Maurice Manning is also the returning officer but because he is over 70 he will be forced to stay at home …” (more)

[Marie O’Halloran, Irish Times, 30 March]

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Academics in Ireland hope to create an online education brand

Posted in Teaching on May 8th, 2014 by steve

“The National University of Ireland is considering a leap into accredited online education with the aim of uniting universities in the republic behind a single international brand …” (more)

[Naomi Powell, Inside Higher Ed, 8 May]

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