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Taoiseach Bertie Ahern pays tribute to Universities Ireland

19 February 2004 University of Ulster, Coleraine In a wide-ranging speech at the University of Ulster, Coleraine, on the theme of partnership as the only way forward for Northern Ireland, the Taoiseach, Mr Bertie Ahern TD, paid tribute to the work of Universities Ireland and its chairman, University of Ulster Vice-Chancellor Professor Gerry McKenna. Mr Ahern said: “IContinue reading Taoiseach Bertie Ahern pays tribute to Universities Ireland

The First Universities Ireland North-South Research Project

The first U.I. North-South Research Project is on the feasibility of harmonising regulations, awarding joint degrees and developing credit transfer arrangements between the nine universities on the island of Ireland. This 12-month research project, beginning in January 2003, will be undertaken by Mr Lewis Purser, currently Programme Manager and Head of the Geneva Office ofContinue reading The First Universities Ireland North-South Research Project

The First Universities Ireland North-South International Officers Seminar

The first Universities Ireland seminar of international affairs officers of the nine universities was held in Dublin City University on 17 December 2003. All the universities were represented, together with the director of the International Education Board Ireland, Mr John Lynch. The seminar followed a conference the previous May in County Cavan – ‘International Education:Continue reading The First Universities Ireland North-South International Officers Seminar