Dr Anne Moore of UCC’s School of Pharmacy

Communication is, arguably, the biggest problem facing science, technology, engineering and maths (Stem). It’s not always easy to grasp the complex(...)

‘Today’s Global Positioning System (GPS) relies heavily on Einstein’s theory of relativity.’ Photograph: Thinkstock

A recent letter to The Irish Times, signed by more than 1,100 scientists, noted that funding for scientific research in Ireland has become increasi(...)

The new president of Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) Prof Willie Donnelly

The governing body of Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) has ratified engineer and researcher Prof Willie Donnelly as its new president.Prof Donn(...)

William Moran (20) of Connolly Place, Waterford City has been found guilty and sentenced to life imprisonment for the 2012 murder of Martin Brophy

A 20-year-old Waterford man has been found guilty and sentenced to life imprisonment for the 2012 murder of Martin Brophy. William Moran of Connolly P(...)

Lecturers at Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) have voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action against a planned merger with IT Carlow under forthcoming legislation.

Lecturers at Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) have voted overwhelmingly in favour of industrial action against a planned merger with IT Carlow.(...)

The jury in the trial of William Moran (20),  charged with the 2012 murder of Martin Brophy, has heard that gardaí were provided with a clip from the film American History X. File photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The jury in the trial of a Waterford man charged with the 2012 murder of Martin Brophy has heard that gardaí were provided with a clip from the film A(...)

UL’s Tony Kelly comes face to face with WIT’s Gavin O’Brien in the drawn final. Photo: Inpho/Lorraine O’Sullivan

After crashing to eventual champions Waterford IT in last year’s semi-final, University of Limerick and Clare’s Tony Kelly will hope to add a Fitzgibb(...)

All international and local research shows higher levels of education increase your employability as well as your salary

Young people throughout the EU are the biggest cohort of victims of the current economic crisis. Their rate of unemployment ranges from mid-20 per cen(...)

William Moran (20) of Connolly Place, Waterford City is charged with murdering Martin Brophy (22)

A jury in the trial of a Waterford man charged with murdering Martin Brophy has heard that a Facebook message from what was believed to be the accused(...)

Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan: “They have to make this happen for themselves.”  Photograph: The Irish Times

Minister for Education Jan O’Sullivan has warned Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) that she is not for turning on the prerequisite that it merge(...)