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  Maynooth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Maynooth (Maigh Nuad in Irish) is a town located in north County Kildare, Ireland.
Patrick's College, Maynooth founded by King George III in 1795 and the National University of Ireland, Maynooth founded in 1997 -- are located in the town.
The town is a major historical centre, with Maynooth Castle and Carton House: two former seats of the Dukes of Leinster.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Maynooth   (733 words)

  
 National University of Ireland, Maynooth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The National University of Ireland, Maynooth (NUIM) was founded in 1997 by the Universities Act, 1997 as a constituent university of the National University of Ireland.
The University campus straddles the main Maynooth to Kilcock Road in County Kildare.
Over the next 15 years, the site at Maynooth underwent rapid construction so as to cater for the influx of new students, and the buildings which now border St. Joseph's Square (to the rear of Stoyte House) were completed by 1824.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/National_University_of_Ireland,_Maynooth   (613 words)

  
 Maynooth Town - Co. Kildare   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The town of Maynooth takes its name from Nuadha Neacht, a pre-Christian King of Ireland, or perhaps from a later Mogh Nuadhat, a ruler of the second century after Christ.
In early Christian times there were at least three churches within three miles of the present town though the actual origins of Maynooth could be said to date from the late 12th century when the Fitzgeralds were granted the Manor of Maynooth.
Maynooth could be described as a suburb of Dublin.
www.maynooth.ie /history/history-text.asp   (229 words)

  
 County Kildare - Heritage - Maynooth Castle
In the latter half of the fifteenth century, Maynooth Castle became the centre of the Geraldine powerbase, as the Earls of Kildare increased their strength of ‘rule’.
Maynooth Castle then became a royal castle and a popular residence for the Lord Deputies of Ireland.
It provides an impressive entrance for Maynooth College, which was founded in 1795 and is famous for the education of the Irish Catholic priests.
kildare.ie /Heritage/History/historic/castles/maynooth-castle.htm   (332 words)

  
 The Maynooth Grant
The Royal College of St Patrick at Maynooth, County Kildare, in Ireland, a seminary, was founded in 1795 and, after the Act of Union in 1801, partly to stem the flow of seminarians to revolutionary France, its grant was transferred to London.
The Maynooth Grant was not only the question of the day but it also led to one of the fiercest and most divisive political and religious agitations of the entire century.
Opposing the new Maynooth Grant were all those who argued that it was inappropriate, unnecessary, and potentially dangerous for a Protestant state to support a Catholic seminary.
www.victorianweb.org /religion/Maynooth_Grant.html   (535 words)

  
 bioinformatics ::: NUI Maynooth
Fergal Martin is a graduate of the NUI Maynooth Genetics and Bioinformatics degree programme.
Angela McCann is a graduate of the Genetics and Bioinformatics degree course at NUI Maynooth.
Rhoda Kinsella graduated with an honours degree in biotechnology from NUI Maynooth in 2001.
bioinf.may.ie   (1126 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Maynooth College
Not long after the foundation of Maynooth, the whole country being convulsed by the rebellion of 1798, the general disturbance found an echo in the new institution.
After the union with England the financial subsidy to Maynooth from the State underwent various changes and gave rise to debates of considerable acrimony in the House of Commons.
Among the most distinguished of the past presidents of Maynooth were Hussey, Renehan, and Russell, a full account of whom is to be found the College History by the Most Rev. Dr.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/10087b.htm   (1516 words)

  
 IWAI - Waterway Walks - From Leixlip to Kilcock via Maynooth
Maynooth is located close to the mid-point of the walk.
A curious structure to the south of the canal is the Connolly Obelisk - an extravaganza of arches and spires built in 1793 in honour of speaker Connolly of Castletown House near Celbridge.
A spire also dominates the skyscape as you approach Maynooth signally the presence of the College which is a thriving campus offering courses to lay and religious students in disciplines including arts, sciences, finance and theology.
walks.iwai.ie /royal/leixlip.shtml   (1325 words)

  
 Maynooth, Co. Kildare - 1 2 Travel Ireland Travel Information Guide
In existence since 1795, it is one of the few establishments of its type left in the country.
The ruined Maynooth Castle was home to the Fitzgeralds until the defeat of the 1536 rebellion led by Silken Thomas.
Getting to and from the Maynooth is not a problem with numerous daily bus connections to Dublin and other major centers around the country.
www.12travel.com /ie/Midlands_East/Maynooth.html   (256 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/St Patrick's College, Maynooth
St Patrick's College, Maynooth is the "National Seminary for Ireland", a college and seminary often called Maynooth College located at Maynooth, Ireland.
The degrees at the college are awarded by the assocated Pontifical University of Maynooth which is Ireland's only private university and was established by a Pontifical Charter of 1896.
The college continues to share its campus with National University of Ireland, Maynooth but is a separate legal entity with training in Canon Law, Philosophy and Theology and awards the degrees of the Pontifical University and is associated with several other colleges.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/St_Patrick%27s_College,_Maynooth   (228 words)

  
 Manor Mills, Maynooth. - Archiseek   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
maynooth has come a long way over the years due to it's close proximity to dublin and the opening of the m4 several years ago.
being originally from maynooth, i visited there last month and was disappointed to say the least viewing the manor mills development.
Maynooth is changing and I am happy to see a thread on it.
www.archiseek.com /content/showthread.php?p=39963   (1464 words)

  
 Welcome to Maynooth Fisheries   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Maynooth Fisheries is set in the surrounds of the rich Kildare country side.
The Fishery consists of 4 Lakes (2 Fly and 2 Course) and 2 Rivers.
With a large modern club house and barbeque/picnic areas Maynooth Fisheries is an idle place for a family day out.
www.maynoothfisheries.ie   (91 words)

  
 NUI Maynooth > Music Department > Orchestra
Maynooth University Orchestra was founded in February 1995 by Alan Kelly and Trini Armstrong.
Membership is open to all students and staff of NUI Maynooth and St. Patrick's College, Maynooth, and the orchestra rehearses on Monday evenings in the Bewerunge Room, Music Department.
She is the founder-conductor of Maynooth University Orchestra, now in its ninth year, and the director of the Armstrong Chamber Ensemble.
music.nuim.ie /orchestra.shtml   (484 words)

  
 St. Patrick's College, Maynooth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Founded in 1795, by the late 1800's, St. Patrick's College, Maynooth, had become one of the largest seminaries in the world.
Maynooth is a charming village with the ruins of the 13th century Maynooth Castle close to the university site.
Maynooth is only 15 miles southwest of Dublin and is easily reached by bus or train.
www.naisa.com /patrick.htm   (287 words)

  
 NUI Maynooth > Department of Anthropology >
At Maynooth, our emphasis is on the comparative study of human societies and cultures: from the hunters and gatherers of the rainforest to the bureaucrats of the European Union.
Even within these fields, however, there is always attention to connections that span the discipline, such as a methodological focus on ethnography (descriptive/analytic accounts based on living with a subject group for an extended period of time) and comparison among the many cultures within and among societies.
The undergraduate curriculum begins with a single integrated course that explores the many faces of human culture, and introduces the student to the practice of anthropology through lecture, film, discussion and multiple fieldwork assignments (Continuous Assessment counts for 40% of the 1st year marks).
anthropology.nuim.ie   (553 words)

  
 Bus to and from Maynooth
A taxi journey from the airport to Maynooth should cost 40 - 50 Euro (it is advisable to confirm the cost with the driver before taking the journey).
Where this road is a motorway (as it is at Maynooth) it is called the M4.
The slip road to Maynooth is indicated on the Motorway, turn off here, and you've arrived.
www.celldeath-apoptosis.org /bus_maynooth.htm   (314 words)

  
 CCIS Maynooth Profile   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Maynooth College, founded in 1795, with a student body of about 4,000, is located in a quiet area of Maynooth, a suburb fifteen miles from the Dublin city center conveniently accessed by tram.
In 1910, Maynooth became a recognized College of the National University of Ireland, and, since 1966, the College has been open to students of Arts, Sciences, Philosophy, Celtic Studies, and Theology.
The academic focus of the program at Maynooth is divided between required (core) courses and integrated courses.
www.ccisabroad.org /maynoothprofile.html   (335 words)

  
 Maynooth Business Association, Ontario, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Maynooth is located in the new municipality of Hastings Highlands - “Maynooth is the seat (politically) but the heart in reality”.
One of the highest inhabited areas in Ontario, a short distance North of Bancroft on the way to Algonquin Park, Maynooth is noted for beautiful sunsets and as a great place to live.
We have tried to find a comprehensive map for you, so if you are on a very slow connection, it may take a few seconds to load.
www.maynooth.on.ca   (198 words)

  
 History of Maynooth, Ontario, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The third name - Maynooth, after a town in Ireland - was accepted and by 1878 the hamlet had a second flsmith, grist and saw mills, and both a Roman Catholic and Presbyterian Church.
In 1906, William Carswell, the local Justice of the Peace, offered the first daily stage coach service from Maynooth to Bancroft.
During the 1950's and 60's, the forest industry and the Faraday Mines provided a thriving and local economy for a general store, a hardware store, 3 restaurants and a busy dining room at the Arlington Hotel.
www.maynooth.on.ca /history.htm   (178 words)

  
 CCIS Ireland
National University of Ireland (NUI) at Maynooth, founded in 1795, with a student body of about 4,000, is located in a quiet area of Maynooth, a suburb fifteen miles from the Dublin city center conveniently accessed by tram.
In 1910 Maynooth became a recognized College of the National University of Ireland, and, since 1966, the College has been open to lay students of Arts, Sciences, Philosophy, Celtic Studies, and Theology.
Anthropology, Sociology, and Physics are especially strong fields of study at NUI Maynooth.
www.ccisabroad.org /maynoothsemester.html   (378 words)

  
 NUI Maynooth Waterpolo & Swimming Club.
NUI Maynooth hosted the first Intervarsities of the year 2000 in Dublin (for a change).
What influenced our decision for this this particular venue was the availability of a large, well equipped pool, within walking distance of nightclubs, pubs, and with a huge choice of accomodation nearby.
The swimming pool on the old campus, Maynooth (beside the bookshop) is open every day for students and staff of the college.
www.geocities.com /nuimpolo   (457 words)

  
 County Kildare Towns - Maynooth, Kildare
The village of Maynooth lies beside the Royal Canal on the main Dublin-Galway road.
Maynooth Ecclesiastical Museum and Maynooth Castle are open to visitors by arrangement.
St Patrick's College, also in the town, is the centre for the training of Catholic diocesan clergy in Ireland, and also a constituent college of the National University.
www.countykildare.com /kildare_maynooth.htm   (617 words)

  
 Welcome to East Coast & Midlands-Ireland’s East Coast & Midlands - Home Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Maynooth is an attractive 18th century “planned town”.
At the other end of the town is Maynooth Castle and Maynooth College.
The recently renovated Maynooth Castle served as the stronghold for the Fitzgerald’s of Kildare for centuries.
www.eastcoastmidlands.ie /content.asp?id=184   (131 words)

  
 Maynooth College   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Maynooth College is located in the quiet suburb of Maynooth, fifteen miles from Dublin.
The college,founded in 1975, became recognized as a College of the National University of Ireland in 1910, and since 1966 has been open to lay students of Arts, Sciences, Philosophy, Celtic Studies and Theology.
The city of Maynooth offers a variety of shops, traditional Irish pubs, and is only a bus ride from Dublin, Ireland's capital city.
www.studyabroad.com /truman/Ireland/Maynooth.html   (150 words)

  
 NUI Maynooth > Department of Psychology >
Welcome to the Department of Psychology at NUI Maynooth which was established in September 1999 upon the appointment of Professor Dermot Barnes-Holmes as Head of Department.
This is the first time that the event, annually supported by both the PSI and NIBPS, will have been held in Maynooth.
Staff research activity in the Department already encompasses distinct and active research streams in the areas of Mental Health and Health Care, Language and Cognition, and Cognitive Science and Neuroscience.
psychology.nuim.ie   (732 words)

  
 Maynooth College: Student Info> Undergraduate Student Profile
This is the word that comes to mind and I think that it sums up the past three years nicely.
Of course, there is also plenty of study to be done but I discovered (to my surprise) that there is a great feeling of satisfaction to be gained from a good days study.
The social life of a student in Maynooth is great, so much is happening every night and every day.
www.maynoothcollege.ie /students/student_profiles.shtml   (746 words)

  
 Maynooth Celtic Festival, Maynooth, Ontario, Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Tickets are now available for all six concerts (May 12 and 13) at the Maynooth General Store (613-338-2862) and the Army, Navy, Air Force on ANAF Road.
The Maynooth Community Centre will accommodate 125 people for local band TARA featuring Phillip Hughes opening for LOKA.
The Maynooth Celtic Festival is a co-presentation of the Maynooth Business Association, the Army, Navy, Air Force Veterans of Maynooth and the Municipality of Hastings Highlands.
www.maynooth.on.ca /celtic.htm   (340 words)

  
 NUI Maynooth — Version 1 Software   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
22.11.2004 - NUI Maynooth has been a seat of learning since the end of the 18th Century and the foundation of St Patrick's College.
In 1997, Maynooth College became NUI Maynooth, a constituent university of the National University of Ireland (NUI).
Implementing the ProWatch solution did not require installation of any software on the Maynooth servers, although Version 1 personnel did visit the university to familiarise themselves with the set up although, according to O'Shea, that had some familiarity with them.
www.version1.com /public/Sectors/Government/NUIMaynooth   (738 words)

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