Manifesto for a citizenship training of engineers

Ingénieurs sans frontières France has been working for more than a decade on critical reflection and debate on how to transform engineering training in order to respond to the need of social transition towards environmental and social justice all around the globe. Last April, the NGO has published its Manifesto For a Citizenship Training of Engineers, available now also in English and Spanish.

SFI Discover Programme Call 2015

Science Foundation Ireland, through the SFI Discover Programme seeks to promote the awareness and engagement of the Irish public with science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).

The mission of the SFI Discover Programme is to catalyse, inspire and guide the best in STEM education and public engagement. In support of this mission the purpose of the SFI Discover Programme Call is to support and develop the STEM education and public engagement sector in Ireland by

Maynooth University 2015 Champions of Enactus Ireland Competition for Social Entrepreneurship

Enactus Ireland Chairman, Terence O’Rourke announced Maynooth University as the winners of the prestigious 2015 Enactus Ireland National Competition for its Access Earth project.

Access Earth is an app / service that allows people with disabilities, families, or carers who assist people with disabilities to find reliable and up-to-date accessibility information about a place or business for peoples with mobility issues

IT Carlow graduate wins National Disability Authority Universal Design Award

IT Carlow graduate wins top three awards at Universal Design Grand Challenge

Jack Gregan with his winning design for a therapeutic horse riding aid 

A product design graduate of Institute of Technology (IT) Carlow, Jack Gregan, has won the top three awards at the Universal Design Grand Challenge (UDGC) student awards for his design for a therapeutic aid that can be used in equine therapy for children with autism.

NEW UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP 2015 – Call for Applications

Do you know an outstanding student who could benefit from this new opportunity?

There is an exciting new scholarship offering now available to Irish students. The Magnitude Foundation will award its first scholarship this September to a student beginning their undergraduate degree at Trinity College Dublin or University College Dublin in 2015.

Applications open from 7th July – 7th August 2015.

Campus Engage Participate Programme Review and Promo Video

The Campus Engage Participate Programme is a capacity building service for higher education staff and Civil Society Organisations to address real world problems through teaching and learning.

Click the video to learn more.


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