The Higher Education Authority (HEA) has expressed concern over a “culture of inappropriate” expense claims at University of Limerick. Photograph: Press 22

The Higher Education Authority (HEA) has expressed concern over a “culture of inappropriate” expense claims at University of Limerick. This follows (...)

Shauna Hurley: “It’s looking at a structure and saying, ‘I was part of the team that designed that.’ ” Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Don’t date the nerd, “be the nerd”, was Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg’s advice last month. He was responding to a social media post that went: “I (...)

Choices: election posters outside Government Buildings in Dublin this week. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

A new website will give voters the ability to compare the views of more than 500 candidates in the election. The site is a collabor(...)

The university will also host a live post-debate analysis show capturing commentator’s reactions which will be broadcast from campus directly after the debate. Photograph: Press 22

The University of Limerick will host the first ever RTE general election TV debate to be held outside Dublin. The event will be broadcast live from (...)

Making a living from genealogy isn’t easy in Ireland. There is no career path, very few employers and lots of competition. But many people involved (...)

 Limerick man Terry Wogan salutes his admirers.

Despite leaving Limerick when he was 15 years old, Terry Wogan paid many return visits to his native city, which he said had “never left him”. He wa(...)

BBC broadcaster Terry Wogan. Tributes have been paid in Limerick to Wogan, who has died at the age of 77.

Tributes have been paid in Limerick to native Terry Wogan, who was described as a “true son”of the city. Wogan died at the age of 77 after suffering (...)

Social Democrats launching their manifesto on O’Connell Street, from left Catherine Murphy, Stephen Donnelly and Roisin Shortall. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

The Social Democrats have chosen Stephen Donnelly as their leader “for one night only” for the purposes of a televised pre-election debate. RTÉ has p(...)

UCC is on its way to achieving energy-reduction targets of 33 per cent by 2030, according to Mark Poland, director of buildings and estates. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh

University College Cork (UCC) has been ranked fourth in the world in a list of the most sustainable universities, achieving the highest result in Irel(...)

Dr Mary Shire, vice-resident research, University of Limerick: “We do need to diversify to protect our economy moving forward.” Photograph: Sean Curtin

Limerick’s growing start-up community is hoping that recent announcements will help strengthen the city’s attractiveness as a location for fledgling e(...)