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University Awards - Awards for Excellence in Student Activities

The President’s Awards each year provide recognition for those students who excel in extracurricular activities of a kind that make UCD an exciting, interesting, dynamic and humane place to live, study and work. Staff and students at UCD are invited to nominate candidates for these awards.

2008/09 Recipients
Name of Recipient Details
Course Details
Ian Boyle Harper Honoured for his outstanding merits in debating - both nationally and internationally
2nd Year - Law
Abraham Galbraith Campbell Selected for his multiple contributions to student societies and the Student's Union - particularly in the area of computing
Postgraduate - Computer Science
Kevin Conlon Chosen for his work in bringing the St Vincent de Paul Society on campus to new heights this year
2nd Year - Neuroscience
Jonathan Cosgrove Awarded for his boundless energies in contributing to many student societies including - this year - the Arts Society
3rd Year - History & Politics
Naoise Grisewood Made a major contribution - both as coach and competitor - to the current, very healthy state of the Boat Club
Dónal Hanratty Chosen for his many activities but, particularly, for his work in fostering the use of the Irish language among students
Stage 2 - Medicine
Robert Kearney His nomination gives us an opportunity to add our praise to that of the Irish Rugby watching public
3rd Year - Economics
Lorraine Kerins Honoured for her great involvement in the work of the Disability Support Services on and off campus
3rd Year - Social Science
Bronagh MacManus Recognised for her outstanding involvement in the musical life of the University community
Andrew  McInerney Has been a major contributor to hurling in UCD - as a player, administrator and coach - over his time in the University
4th Year - Agricultural Science
Gavan Reilly Selected for his multiple activities in many areas of campus life but particularly as a contributor to the work of the Student's Union
4th Year - Commerce with German
Esmon Tay Valuable member of the international student community at UCD and has made great contributions to the sport of Table Tennis
Stage 3 - Medicine
Grace Tay Medical Student who has had major involvement in sports clubs, societies and music activities in the University
Stage 3 - Medicine
Stephen Whelan Honoured for his great contributions to the work of the L&H and debating on campus and for his work in the Student's Union
3rd Year - History & Politics

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