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# academic - Saturday 26 December, 2020

Celtic break down Hamilton to stay in touch with Rangers
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From The42
# Academic

Celtic break down Hamilton to stay in touch with Rangers

Dec 26th 2020, 5:20 PM 4,736 Views 3 Comments

Neil Lennon’s side were 3-0 winners to cut the gap to Rangers to 16 points with three games in hand.

# academic - Sunday 19 January, 2020

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

Cold comfort as Munster force five-try win over Ospreys

Jan 19th 2020, 3:05 PM 28,852 Views 39 Comments

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

Ireland's latest call-up O'Malley skips exams to link up with senior squad
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From The42
# Academic

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

May 25th 2018, 8:02 PM 39,614 Views 4 Comments

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

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

May 19th 2018, 7:48 AM 10,106 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Apr 27th 2018, 5:12 PM 15,231 Views 6 Comments

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'
# Girls Will Be Girls
# Girls Will Be Girls

'People tell me my book has changed their life'

Jan 22nd 2016, 8:00 PM 25,809 Views 36 Comments

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

# academic - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

10 of the most academic sports personalities
# Multi-talented
From The42
# Multi-talented

10 of the most academic sports personalities

Jun 2nd 2015, 8:30 PM 14,412 Views 22 Comments

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
# Points For Sports
# Points For Sports

Column: Awarding top athletes extra CAO points makes total sense

Mar 8th 2014, 8:00 AM 1,744 Views 52 Comments

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

Why on earth would a Muslim be writing about Jesus?
# Fox News
From The Daily Edge
# Fox News

Why on earth would a Muslim be writing about Jesus?

Jul 29th 2013, 11:33 AM 3,898 Views 10 Comments

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
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

Apr 7th 2013, 8:15 AM 2,216 Views 34 Comments

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
# Boston College
# Boston College

US Supreme Court halts turnover of secret IRA tapes

Oct 17th 2012, 6:54 PM 9,096 Views 23 Comments

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
# Science
# Science

Government urged to bring in stem cell legislation

Oct 3rd 2012, 7:15 AM 3,056 Views 13 Comments

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
# Lecturers
# Lecturers

Irish University lecturers 'work longer hours' than European counterparts

Apr 23rd 2012, 2:31 PM 4,182 Views 25 Comments

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.