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Chronicles Insight - Pioneering Irish Women in STEM

When: Tuesday, 5 November, 2019

Women in Ireland were not permitted to attend University until 1885, and even then they were highly restricted in what they could study, and even how much they could do on campus in terms of joining societies and even being on campus late into the evening.

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Chronicles Insight - Pioneering Irish Women in STEM

IrelandXO Insight - What is a townland?

When: Monday, 28 October, 2019

Gaelic in origin, an baile fearainn (baile = home/town fearann= land/territory) aka town-land pre-dates the Norman invasion and is the smallest territorial unit to have survived since medieval times. 

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IrelandXO Insight - What is a townland? Find my Townland.

Countdown to Good Causes Awards Finals begins!

When: Thursday, 24 October, 2019

The Good Causes Awards honour the inspiring work and achievements of thousands of projects, clubs and individuals from all over Ireland who, with the help of National Lottery Good Causes funding, have had an extraordinary impact on their local communities.

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Ireland Reaching Out Finalists Good Causes Awards 2019

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