Rivalries set aside as colleges pool talent

Posted in Governance and administration on June 27th, 2012 by steve

“Three third-level colleges are pooling their strengths to become a new force in higher education. A collaboration between Dublin City University (DCU), NUI Maynooth (NUIM), and Royal College of Surgeons Ireland (RCSI) will be known as the 3U Partnership …” (more)

[Katherine Donnelly, Independent, 27 June]

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Colleges join forces for academic gain

Posted in Governance and administration on June 27th, 2012 by steve

“Three third-level institutions in the Dublin area have joined to establish a formal partnership to enhance co-operation in the development of academic programmes in research and education. It should lead to an unprecedented level of linkage between the ‘3U Partnership’ which includes Dublin City University, the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland and NUI Maynooth …” (more)

[Dick Ahlstrom, Irish Times, 27 June]

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Third-level link-up goes far beyond research co-operation

Posted in Governance and administration on June 27th, 2012 by steve

“Academic bodies aim to integrate resources and share expertise but also retain individual identity. The 3U Partnership that will link three of Dublin’s third-level institutions is expected to be much more than a research collaboration …” (more)

[Dick Ahlstrom, Irish Times, 27 June]

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Trio of third-level institutions to form partnership on education and research

Posted in Governance and administration on June 27th, 2012 by steve

“Three of Ireland’s leading third-level institutions are to collaborate on providing new postgraduate courses, research possibilities and attracting foreign students. The partnership between NUI Maynooth, Dublin City University (DCU), and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) will build on the success of major collaborative projects between the colleges …” (more)

[Vincent Ryan, Irish Examiner, 27 June]

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Leading colleges form research partnership

Posted in Governance and administration on June 26th, 2012 by steve

“Three of Ireland’s largest third-level institutions have formed a collaborative partnership to work on the development of academic programmes, research, education and internationalisation. The 3U Partnership involving NUI Maynooth, Dublin City University (DCU) and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) was announced by Taoiseach Enda Kenny and Minister for Education Ruairí Quinn this afternoon …” (more)

[Ciara Kenny, Irish Times, 26 June]

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Universities to ‘deliver more with less’ by pooling resources

Posted in Governance and administration on June 26th, 2012 by steve

“Three universities are to come together and pool resources in a bid to create greater global research projects …” (more)

[BreakingNews.ie, 26 June]

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Taoiseach launches 3U Partnership to help Irish Universities ‘compete more effectively on the global stage’

Posted in Governance and administration on June 26th, 2012 by steve

“An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD and Minister for Education Ruairi Quinn TD announced on Tuesday details of the 3U Partnership – a major collaboration between NUI Maynooth, Dublin City University (DCU) and the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) …” (more)

[Fergal Gallagher, Digital Times, 26 June]

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