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March 2011   ALUMNI EVENTS  


Welcome to the March 2011 issue of our newsletter.


Please feel free to send this newsletter to any of your former classmates and fellow alumni.

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ALUMNI NEWS

Dermot Weld returns to UCD with Tracy Piggott as guest interviewer
'Characters in Conversation' brings Dermot Weld & Tracy Piggott to UCD on Tuesday 19th April for another lively and entertaining evening hosted by UCD Alumni Relations....more

Dr Philip Nolan appointed President of NUI Maynooth
Dr Philip Nolan MB BCh BAO 1991, current Registrar in UCD has been appointed President of NUI Maynooth....more



OPPORTUNITIES

UCD ENGINEERING:

Engineering with Business Masters Research Collaboration

If you work in a technology-oriented firm and would be interested in collaborating in work-based multidisciplinary research, UCD has the answer for you.   As part of the Masters of Engineering (Engineering with Business), students complete a 6-month work placement followed by a 3-month research project working closely with the sponsor organisation.  The collaboration delivers significant value to both student and sponsor through a unique Masters programme combining technical and business skills in a practice-based degree.  If you would like to discuss the idea of sponsoring a work placement, contact Eamonn Ambrose at
eamonn.ambrose@ucd.ie

UCD SMURFIT SCHOOL
:

The 'Aspire 2011' Scholarship Programme
Now in its second year this exciting initiative offers you a unique opportunity to study at Ireland's leading Business School...more

Open Evening
Wednesday 13th April - Blackrock campus - come along and gain an insight into the Masters programmes offered....more


UCD EXECUTIVE EDUCATION:

In business knowledge is vital - expand yours.  10% discount on programme fees for UCD Alumni.  Find out more about Executive Education here.

Diploma in Business & Executive Coaching
Apply now for the next intake -
start date 17th May....more

High-Impact Leadership
Highly intensive five-day programme followed by two one-day sessions to support your progress -
start date 9th May....more



UCD NEWS

Major expansion of UCD and RCSI medical education programmes in Malaysia
Ministers from the State Government of Terengganu, Malaysia were in Dublin to sign an agreement for the provision of medical education by UCD and RCSI....more

UCD medical students 'robed' with their white coats
240 UCD medical students were 'robed' by clinical academics at a special ceremony in UCD..more

Drama award and TV choir competition success for UCD students
UCD DramSoc scooped four top accolades and UCD Choral Scholars have won An Cór....more




UCD SPORT

UCD retains Gannon Cup for fourth year
The men's senior VIII rowing crew recorded an impressive four length lead in their victory in the 64th Gannon Cup race....more

UCD Sigerson Centenary Dinner 2011
A sell-out crowd of over 600 attended the UCD Sigerson Centenary Dinner with guest of honour President of Ireland Mary McAleese...more

Promotion and J1 win for UCD Rugby
The 1st team secured promotion to Division 1 of the Ulster Bank League for next season and the J1 completed an unbeaten season by winning their League....more

UCD Marian snatch historic victory in Men's SuperLeague National Cup

Competing in the final for the first time ever, UCD Marian snatched an historic victory against the favourites....more



WEBSITES OF INTEREST

UCD Alumni
UCD Alumni Events
UCD Foundation
UCD School of Business
UCD Events
UCD Research
UCD Sport
UCD Vacancies
UCD Alumni Association
UCD Engineering Graduates' Association (EGA)
UCD Medical Graduates' Association (MGA)


 
Characters in Conversation
with DERMOT WELD
& TRACY PIGGOTT
Astra Hall, UCD Student Centre
Tues. 19 Apr - BOOK

UCD Choral Scholars & the EU Chamber Orchestra
O'Reilly Hall, UCD
Wed. 20 Apr - BOOK

Business Alumni Awards Dinner
Four Seasons Hotel, D4
Fri. 15 Apr - BOOK

EGA Annual Lecture
with Dr Lisa Amini
Thurs. 14 Apr - BOOK

UCD Symphony Orchestra
National Concert Hall
Wed. 6 Apr - BOOK

Medical Alumni Gala Reunion
O'Reilly Hall, UCD
Fri. 29 Apr - BOOK

Ruby Jubilee - Class of 1971
UCD
Fri. 24 June - more

Golden Jubilee - Class of 1961
UCD
Fri. 23 Sept - more

ALL EVENTS
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CLASS REUNIONS:


BA Psychology 2001
Sat. 14 May - more

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