Irish mathematician, research meteorologist, academic and Irish Times columnist, Dr Peter Lynch has been honoured as this year’s recipient of the Maths Week Ireland Award for his contribution to raising public awareness of maths, pictured receiving his award from Sheila Donegan of Maths Week Ireland.

Mathematician, meteorologist and Irish Times columnist, Dr Peter Lynch, has been honoured as this year’s recipient of the Maths Week Ireland award for(...)

UCD students’ union president Katie Ascough (pictured second from right) in a promotional picture released as part of her campaign against an  impeachment bid.

The president of UCD students’ union says she has been the subject of a “bullying campaign” by a group of students who are determined to remove her fr(...)

“Ireland is facing a health catastrophe. Six in 10 adults and one in four children are either obese or overweight.” Photograph: Getty Images

Over 20 leading business academics have appealed to Minister for Health Simon Harris to scrap a forthcoming voluntary code of conduct on the marketing(...)

Former Monkstown player Ellen Curran who has joined UCD this year

The Hockey League finally gets under way on Saturday after a two-week delay, caused by the impasse between Irish Hockey and the Umpires’ Association, (...)

A still from Elaine Byrne’s ‘Cold Rush’, 2017. Courtesy of the artist

Future Proof ★★★★ The LAB, Until Dec 14th A show about science in a gallery called The Lab seems like a match made in heaven. In fact, art and scienc(...)

UCD manager Maciej Tarnogrodzki says his team are confident ahead of their Ueafa Youth League campaign. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

UCD have been drawn against FK Molde of Norway in the first round of the Uefa Youth League, with the Dubliners set to face either Zimbru Chisinau of M(...)

Prof Anne Buttimer-Broberg, who has died aged 79, was one of the most eminent geographers of her generation. Prof Gerald Mills, whom she recruited to (...)

Irish college fees - the “student contribution charge” of €3,000 a year - is the second highest in the Europe, behind fees in England and Wales. File photograph: Getty Images

Rising back-to-college costs mean a growing number of students are being forced to drop out of third-level education, according to students’ unions. (...)

UCD President Andrew Deeks: Visa delays could cause reputational damage to Irish universities.

Serious delays for international students acquiring visas could cost UCD €8.4 million worth of fees, the college’s president Andrew Deeks has told the(...)

Ian Duff: “Remembered not only for his vision and imagination, but for his kindness, gentleness, and consideration.”

Well-known architect Ian George Kidd Duff, who was born in Rathmines in 1933 and died last October, was an only child whose memories of Emergency-era (...)