TU Dublin to join the Irish Universities Association

Posted in Governance and administration on May 13th, 2021 by steve

Ireland“The Irish Universities Association (IUA) is pleased to announce that Technological University Dublin (TU Dublin) has agreed to become a member of the organisation which represents Irish universities. TU Dublin joins the seven existing IUA members at a time of significant change in Irish higher education. The members of the enlarged IUA now account for over two-thirds of all students in higher education, over 80% of international and post-graduate students and almost 90% of research spending in the sector …” (more)

[IUA, 12 May]

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Trinity’s On-Campus Accommodation Closed to Tourists This Summer

Posted in Governance and administration on May 13th, 2021 by steve

Ireland“Trinity’s on-campus accommodation will be closed to tourists for the second summer in a row. College confirmed to The University Times today that tourists would not be allowed to rent out on-campus apartments this summer – traditionally a lucrative source of revenue for Trinity, as students move off campus after the exam period …” (more)

[Cormac Watson, University Times, 12 May]

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Minister invites expressions of interest for ministerial nominees to the Governing Authorities of Dublin City University and the National University of Ireland, Galway

Posted in Governance and administration on May 13th, 2021 by steve

Ireland“The Minister for Further and Higher Education, Research, Innovation and Science, Simon Harris, today invited expressions of interest from suitably qualified and experienced persons for consideration for nomination as Ministerial nominees to the Governing Authorities of Dublin City University (DCU) and NUI Galway. Minister Harris said …” (more)

[gov.ie, 12 May]

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