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January 2012   ALUMNI EVENTS  


Welcome to the January 2012 issue of our newsletter eConnections.


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ALUMNI NEWS

UCD Choral Scholars - images from Christmas Concert!
UCD Choral Scholars' outstanding performances at 2 sell-out Christmas concerts in Newman University Church... more

UCD Architecture
First Encounters Lecture series given by alumni and staff of UCD School of Architecture as part of the Centenary celebrations from 30th January to 27th February... more

Bank of Ireland - UCD Alumni Competition
Upgrade your student card to a UCD affinity credit card and you will be entered into an online competition to win one of two Diamond packages to The BRITS 2012... more

Join UCD Alumni Association
Join the Alumni Association and avail of benefits, i.e. Reader's Card for all of UCD's libraries, discount on VHI membership, discount on Adult Education courses and... more




UCD NEWS

UCD Ad Astra Academy awards 65 Scholarships
The Ad Astra Academy Scholarships are awarded in recognition of exceptional achievements and talents in academia, sport, and the performing arts.  Sam McGovern, the son of actor Barry McGovern, was one of the 65 awarded... more

UK Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg visits UCD
On his first official visit to Dublin, the UK Deputy Prime Minister, Nick Clegg came to University College Dublin to meet with academics, researchers, community groups and individuals taking part in studies led by the university... more

UCD Mathematician shows there is no 16-clue Sudoku
As all Sudoku enthusiasts know, a proper Sudoku puzzle must have only one correct answer.  But until now, it has been mere conjecture that the minimum number of clues needed to complete the puzzle, with only one unique solution, is 17, and puzzles with 16 clues or fewer must have multiple solutions ... more

Clever computing for better wind forecasts
UCD researcher Dr Conor Sweeney is looking at how fine-tuning the weather forecast could help local wind-farms manage their resources ... more



UCD FOUNDATION

UCD & Elan Corporation plc initiative
University College Dublin and Elan Corporation plc have announced an initiative designed to create a leadership position in the global biotechnology industry ... more

UCD Science Centre



UCD SPORT

UCD RFC v Belfast Harlequins

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OPPORTUNITIES

College of Arts & Celtic Studies - Graduate Open Day  - 8 Feb
You are invited to attend the UCD College of Arts and Celtic Studies Graduate Open Day, on Wednesday, 8 February 2012 from 12 - 4 pm at University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4...more

Executive Education - Executive Edge Day - 9 March
The day features 18 of our world class faculty from UCD School of Business presenting their thoughts on today’s business issues and sharing  their latest research and how this relates to you and your organisation. Participants should come with an open mind ready to learn from thought leaders and peers, to build networks, lead change and take immediate action after the programme....more

Taste of an MBA - 1 Feb
UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School in association with The Irish Times is delighted to offer potential MBA students the chance to attend a series of free breakfast lectures designed to give you a taste of an MBA ...more

The Irish Times MBA Scholarship
UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School is delighted to partner with The Irish Times to offer one exceptional candidate the chance to win a scholarship ... more


UCD Smurfit School Open Evening - 22 Feb
Come to our Open Evening on Wednesday 22nd February at our Blackrock campus (Carysfort Avenue) from 4pm, where we will be showcasing our wide range of Masters programmes ... more





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