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Towards a Technology University

Towards a Technology University:

Where the four consortia are and where they need to get to?

Last week, I had a good meeting with Dr. Brendan MacCormack and Ms. 676 more words

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Delivering Impact: A Comparison of Studies on the Economic Impact of Irish HEIs

What made the headline on the Irish Times education page this Wednesday was a report carried out by Viewforth Consulting on the economic, cultural and social impact of University College Dublin (UCD). 722 more words

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Innovative Culture in Ireland's Higher Education Institutions: An Assessment

In this blog, I provide a summary of the working paper we have done on assessing the innovativeness of organisational culture in Ireland’s higher education institutions (HEIs). 1,119 more words

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Irish HEIs and China: Unfinished Business (Part 1/2)

The most recent headline on national newspapers in Ireland which involves China seems to be controversial for many. To be specific, it is a report by Irish Times in which it was revealed that “University College Dublin (UCD) has agreed with the Chinese government to jointly operate a controversial new Confucius Institute on the Belfield campus until at least 2066, contracts between the two parties reveal.” 890 more words

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The Economist’s Special Report on Universities

In its print edition released on March 28th, 2015, The Economist included a 19-page special report on universities, in which a wide range of issues were covered. 984 more words

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The Question of a University for the South-East

The Question of a University for the South-East

Beside the fantastic St Patrick’s Day Parade in Dublin on Tuesday, I also enjoyed reading the book by John Walshe over the past long weekend. 1,000 more words

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