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Dr Elizabeth Shotton & Dr Tom Curran receive a 2017-2018 Fulbright Irish Award

Minister Charlie Flanagan of the Irish Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, and Mr Reece Smyth, Chargé d’affaires of the US Embassy in Ireland, announced 38 new Fulbright Irish Awardees at Iveagh House last week.

Grafton Architects receive the inaugural Outstanding Achievement in Architecture award

UCD Architecture graduates Yvonne Farrell and Shelley McNamara directors at Grafton Architects have been awarded the inaugural Outstanding Achievement in Architecture award at the 2017 Building and Architecture Awards. The Award was presented at a black tie ceremony in the Mansion House on the 8th of June.

Royal Irish Academy elects UCD academics for "unique contributions to education"

Three professors from University College Dublin have been admitted to Ireland’s leading academic society in recognition of their "unique contributions to education and research."
Ireland should be "immensely proud" of the professors for bringing "international academic distinction to our country,” said Professor Peter Kennedy, President of the Royal Irish Academy.

Planning Futures

Established in 1966, UCD Planning has a long legacy of excellence in education and research. To mark the 50th anniversary of UCD Planning, a programme of events was scheduled over the course of the 2016-2017 academic year themed as Planning Futures.

Two UCD Architecture Students to Attend U21 Summer School in South Africa

Two UCD Stage 3 Architecture students, Mark Ruddy and Shane Dempsey, have been selected to participate in the Universitas 21 Summer School which is being hosted by the University of Johannesburg this year.