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NUIG: Social Media Overload Affects Academic Performance – Study

NUIG: Social Media Overload Affects Academic Performance – Study

A study carried out by the J.E. Cairnes School of Business & Economics at NUI Galway has examined the problem of social media overload, which is the feeling of being overwhelmed and exhausted by the amount of communication and information demands a person is exposed to through social media channels, that may require energy and […]

NUI Galway: Conference – Changes in Family and Experience of Family Life

NUI Galway: Conference – Changes in Family and Experience of Family Life

The 9th UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre Biennial conference focuses on the changing nature and meaning of family and its implications for policy and practice. The conference, entitled ‘Changing Families, Changing Policy, Changing Practice: Family Support Now and in the Future’, takes place in the Institute for Lifecourse and Society at NUI Galway today […]

NUI Galway Medical Orchestra Perform Concert in Aid of Cancer Care West

NUI Galway Medical Orchestra Perform Concert in Aid of Cancer Care West

NUI Galway’s Medical Orchestra will present a varied and rich progrmame of work, to include the premiere of a five-minute original piece of music entitled Vena Vitae, as part of the Arts in Action 2018-2019 programme. The concert is in aid of Cancer Care West, and takes place on Wednesday, 5 December at 6pm, in […]

Galway: dotMD To Expand For 2019 – includes Literature, Rap, Poetry, Photography

Galway: dotMD To Expand For 2019 – includes Literature, Rap, Poetry, Photography

Unique Medical Conference for NUI Galway dotMD, the award-winning Festival of Medical Curiosity, is expanding in 2019 to meet demand. The dotMD meeting, often described as the ‘Electric Picnic’ of Medical Conferences, will be moving to the Bailey Allen Hall, NUI Galway and will take place over two days, from Friday 13 to Saturday 14 September 2019. The […]

NUIG: Study Identifies Steps to Improve Gender Diversity in Coastal Geoscience & Engineering

NUIG: Study Identifies Steps to Improve Gender Diversity in Coastal Geoscience & Engineering

A group of international female geoscientists from universities all over the world, including NUI Galway, have taken a close look at their profession, and discovered the barriers to success, while also pinpointing the sometimes simple changes that can be made to attract more women into innovative industries. The revealing results were published yesterday (4 September) […]

NUIG Launch Report On Sexual Consent Among Third Level Students

NUIG Launch Report On Sexual Consent Among Third Level Students

NUI Galway findings from SMART Consent workshops, and survey results from over 3,500 students Yesterday (7th) The Minister of State for Higher Education, Mary Mitchell O’Connor, TD, launched a research report on sexual consent among third level students, carried out by the NUI Galway SMART Consent research team, in collaboration with their partners at four other […]