Entries by Adam Goodall

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Leading global Irish diaspora organisation partners with local groups to drive regional tourism in Northern Ireland

Wednesday 21st July 2021  One of Ireland’s leading diaspora initiatives is today launching a new network of regional Irish partners to connect those of Irish heritage abroad with their places of origin. Ireland Reaching Out, which has more than 150,000 members worldwide, wants to team up with local organisations to help drive regional tourism as […]

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UKRI Funding of £42.4m for Smart Nano NI

£42.4 m has been awarded to Smart Nano NI – a Northern Ireland nano technology consortium to develop new technology for medical devices, communication and data storage.   The funding, which has been awarded by the UK Research and Innovation’s (UKRI) Strength in Places Fund presents a game-changing opportunity for Northern Ireland’s nano technology and manufacturing sector and launches the necessary support […]

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Vipers’ eyes on cup prize

A local American Football club is preparing to battle it out against three Northern Irish teams in a hotly-anticipated tournament. The Donegal Derry Vipers will take on the Antrim Jets, Causeway Giants and NI Razorbacks to compete for the Donaghy Group Invitational Cup this summer. The action will take place over four days in July […]

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President Higgins speaks at Magee conference

President of Ireland Michael D Higgins has appeared alongside international politicians, academics and writers at a virtual conference broadcast from Ulster University’s Magee Campus. The ‘Heritage, Healing and Home’ discussion took place earlier this month at the American Conference for Irish Studies 2021, which also featured contributions from US Congressman Brendan Boyle the UK and […]

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New UU record label in callout for submissions

Musicians with a link to Ulster University have been invited to submit their music to a new record label, with a debut release due this autumn. Outworker Recordings will showcase original music created by students past and present and staff of the university, which has 200,000 alumni in 148 countries worldwide, 25,000 current students and […]