The Ulysses Centre will be mainly housed in the former Aula Maxima of UCD on Stephen’s Green.

“This the way to the museyroom. Mind your hats goan in!” So says the museum guide early in Finnegans Wake, as visitors to Dublin are taken on a tour o(...)

Niall Gibbons: “I have always admired Martin and Carmel Naughton and their family. A great Irish success story in every respect.” Photograph: Cyril Byrne
The lighter side ...

What business person do you most admire? I have always admired Martin and Carmel Naughton and their family. A great Irish success story in every res(...)

 Carmel and Martin Naughton,  this year’s  winner of the Community Foundation for Ireland’s National Philanthropists of the Year Award. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Carmel and Martin Naughton have been named National Philanthropists of the Year in recognition of their generosity and leadership in supporting the ar(...)

Newman House: has played host to  Cardinal Newman, who founded the university; poet Gerard Manley Hopkins, who died in the building; and the most famous alumnus of all, James Joyce

People who studied in UCD when it was still on Earlsfort Terrace will remember the building in St Stephen’s Green known as “86”. Few called it by its (...)