Events

Nov
18

SDG Seminar Series: SDG14 Life Below Water

The UCD Sustainable Development Goal Seminar Series continues on 18 November when we will be focusing on how UCD researchers are tackling Goal 14, Life Below Water.

Our panel of Ella McSweeney (broadcaster and journalist with RTE and the Guardian), geneticist and fisheries expert Dr Jens Carlsson (School of Biology & Environmental Science) and artist and public arts practitioner Dr Anita McKeown (School of Mechanical & Materials Engineering) will discuss the challenges of sustainable marine development, including the environmental, societal and economic impact of modern fishing practices. Chaired by Prof Tasman Crowe, Director, UCD Earth Institute.

Venue: William Fry Lecture Theatre, Sutherland School of Law

Date: 18 November

Start time: 1-2pm

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Nov
20

SDG Seminar Series: SDG16 Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

The UCD Sustainable Development Goal Seminar Series continues on 18 November when we will be focusing on how UCD researchers are tackling Goal 16, Peace, Justice and Strong Insititutions.

Date: 20 November. 1-3pm

Venue: Global Lounge, Gerard Manley Hopkins Building

Panel:

David Donoghue had a long and varied career in Ireland's Department of Foreign Affairs

Colin Scott is Professor of EU Regulation and Governance at in the School of Law UCD, where he also currently serves as Vice President for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion and Principal, UCD College of Social Sciences and Law.

Dawn Walsh is an Assistant Professor in the School of Politics and International Relations UCD

Sinéad Walsh is the EU Ambassador to South Sudan.

Chair: Patrick Paul Walsh Professor of International Development Studies, UCD

Further details

 

Nov
22

Tipping points in the climate system and the economics of climate change

Thomas Stoerk from the Grantham Institute, LSE, discusses new research bridging climate science and climate economics.

Date: Friday 22 November 12:00-13:00

Venue: UCD Charles Institute

Information and registration

 

Nov
26

Training: Networking Naturally

Recognising your Transferable Skills & Identifying your USP 

This workshop with Ms Ger Lardner, Career & Skills Consultant for UCD PhDs will cover the following:

  • What is Networking?
  • What Networking is not!
  • Why Network?
  • Where to Network?
  • How to Network?

Date: Tuesday 26 November 10.00-12.00

Venue: TBC

Register through the Careers Connect portal

Nov
28

Institute of Marine Biology Lecture

As part of the 2019/20 Activity Series, the Institute of Biology of Ireland invites its members, the general public, families and friends to a free lecture by UCD Earth Institute's Prof. Tasman Crowe on 'Conservation and sustainable use of oceans, seas and marine resources' incorporating SDG goal 14. 

IBI_logox75Date: Friday 8 November 8pm

Venue: National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, Dublin 9 

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