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# academic - Sunday 19 January, 2020

From The42 Cold comfort as Munster force five-try win over Ospreys Academic

Cold comfort as Munster force five-try win over Ospreys

Craig Casey’s try-scoring cameo was a highlight as Munster played out a final pool match with knockout hopes already dashed.

# academic - Friday 25 May, 2018

From The42 Ireland's latest call-up O'Malley skips exams to link up with senior squad Academic This post contains videos

Ireland's latest call-up O'Malley skips exams to link up with senior squad

The former St Patrick’s Athletic goalkeeper is studying to be a financial analyst, having earned a degree at Maynooth University.

# academic - Saturday 19 May, 2018

From The42 'I've just been lucky to live out a few people's boyhood dreams, me included' Academic

'I've just been lucky to live out a few people's boyhood dreams, me included'

Wicklow man Peadar Timmins has worked his way through intense competition to earn Leinster senior honours, but the 24-year-old will switch to a very different career path next season.

# academic - Friday 27 April, 2018

From The42 Ex-Liverpool and Real Madrid midfielder Nuri Sahin accepted into Harvard Business School Academic

Ex-Liverpool and Real Madrid midfielder Nuri Sahin accepted into Harvard Business School

The 29-year-old, who is currently with Borussia Dortmund, has earned a place at the world-famous university.

# academic - Friday 22 January, 2016

'People tell me my book has changed their life'

Columnist and academic Emer O’Toole talks to us about her work.

# academic - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

10 of the most academic sports personalities

With the Leaving Cert starting tomorrow, we take a look at some of the brainiest athletes around.

# academic - Saturday 8 March, 2014

Column: Awarding top athletes extra CAO points makes total sense

We live in a society, not just an economy – and giving additional points to people for accomplishments beyond the academic makes sense, write Aaron McKenna.

# academic - Monday 29 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Why on earth would a Muslim be writing about Jesus? Fox News This post contains videos

Why on earth would a Muslim be writing about Jesus?

One Fox News anchor couldn’t seem to get her head around it.

# academic - Sunday 7 April, 2013

Column: Ireland’s educational system is the most unjust structure in our society today

The fundamental role the educational system plays today is determining a young person’s future life choices, so if there is to be equal opportunity, then we need to tackle equal access for all, writes Fr Peter McVerry.

# academic - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

US Supreme Court halts turnover of secret IRA tapes

The tapes were recorded by researchers at Boston College who interviewed a former IRA member.

# academic - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

Government urged to bring in stem cell legislation

The government promised to regulate stem cell research in the Programme for Government – but there’s no sign of legislation yet.

# academic - Monday 23 April, 2012

Irish University lecturers 'work longer hours' than European counterparts

New research shows that senior academics in Ireland work 50 hours a week in contrast to the European average of 48 hours, the IFUT says.