News Archive

  • Book Launch in the Department of German

    14 Jun
    Book Launch in the Department of German

    The editors of the volume "German and European Poetics after the Holocaust. Crisis and Creativity", Gert Hofmann, Rachel MagShamhráin, Marko Pajević and Michael Shields, present their work to the academic public, pictured here together with Maeve Conrick, Head of School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures, and Graham Allen, Vice Head of College, who delivered the presentation speech.

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  • IRCHSS New Ideas

    23 Jan
    IRCHSS New Ideas

    Congratulations to the staff in the School who were awarded with IRCHSS New Ideas Grants recently:  Dr. Patrick Crowley, Professor Patrick O'Donovan and Dr. Laura Rascaroli.

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  • IRCHSS New Ideas

    22 Mar
    IRCHSS New Ideas

    The making and breaking of limits

    The making and breaking of limits is a research workshop in the humanities that will take place in University College Cork on 23 March 2012 in the Meeting Room, College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences, from 11.30 to 4.

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  • Dante Lecture Series

    07 Feb
    Dante Lecture Series

    The Department of Italian, the School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures and the College of Arts, Celtics Studies and Social Sciences UCC are pleased to announce a second series of five public lectures on the great Italian poet Dante Alighieri.

     

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  • Check out these Scholarships worth up to €10K

    06 Dec
    Check out these Scholarships worth up to €10K

    The Quercus Talented Students’ Programme is aimed at supporting and promoting excellence in academia, sport, creative and performing arts, active citizenship and innovation/entrepreneurship for both prospective undergraduate students and students already registered in UCC.

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  • Conference on Adaptation in UCC 3-4 October 2014

    02 Oct
    Conference on Adaptation in UCC 3-4 October 2014

    On 3-4 October, UCC’s College of Arts is hosting a conference on Adaptation, focusing on the collaborative creative processes involved, with keynotes by Thomas Leitch (Delaware) and Judith Buchanan (York) as well as a staged interview with author John Banville.

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  • Echo's Voice Book Launch

    09 Sep
    Echo's Voice Book Launch

    You are warmly invited to a wine reception to celebrate the launch of Dr Mary Noonan's Echo's Voice - The Theatres of Sarraute, Duras, Cixous and Renaude on Thursday 18th September at 6.15 p.m. in ORB 2.02, UCC

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  • LX Anglo-Catalan Society Annual Conference 5-7 Sept. 2014

    19 Aug
    LX Anglo-Catalan Society Annual Conference 5-7 Sept. 2014

     

    As a pre-conference activity, part of the LX Anglo-Catalan Society Annual Conference, famous Catalan media presenter and journalist Miquel Calçada will give a Public Lecture in English, on the subject of the 1714-2014 Tricentenary commemorations in Catalonia.

    The venue for this event will be the CACSSS Seminar Room, located in the O'Rahilly Building on the UCC main campus (ORB_G27). The lecture will start at 7:00 pm.

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  • Research Symposium in Mexican and Mexican-American Studies

    29 May
    Research Symposium in Mexican and Mexican-American Studies

    This symposium invites participation from scholars working both in the area traditionally constituted as Mexican Studies and also in the area of Mexican-American and/or Chicano Studies. Its focus is deliberately expansive and we welcome proposals that will illuminate current approaches to, explorations of and pathways through these rich multidisciplinary fields that are underpinned by work in both the social sciences and humanities. The symposium aims to showcase research into Mexican and Mexican-American Studies as currently conceptualised, studied and taught in the academy. The symposium provides the opportunity to debate and discuss scholarly research and inquiry on Mexico from a diverse range of disciplinary perspectives. Interventions in the areas of cultural studies, literatures, art, theatre and performance, history, political science, anthropology, sociology and digital humanities are welcome

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  • MA in Languages and Cultures

    28 Apr
    MA in Languages and Cultures

    Are you a recent graduate in French, German, Spanish or Italian?  Are you looking to expand your skills base and boost your future employability?

    The MA in Languages and Cultures provides graduates with the opportunity to work on the myriad roles of languages and cultures in today's world.

    It will allow students to specialize in any of the language subjects in the School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures in UCC including French, Spanish, German, Italian and Portuguese.

    The programme offers a pathway to employment, to work in research and development, and to further study. 

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  • Mary Ryan Language Scholarships

    10 Mar
    Mary Ryan Language Scholarships

    UCC’s College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences held its annual Undergraduate Scholarship award ceremony on Thursday, 27 February, in the University’s Glucksman Gallery, with awards across all degree programmes.

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  • Dante Lecture Series 2014

    16 Jan
    Dante Lecture Series 2014

    DANTE PUBLIC LECTURE SERIES 2014 UCC

    The Department of Italian and the School of Languages, Literatures and Cultures UCC are pleased to announce a fourth series of five public lectures on the great Italian poet Dante Alighieri.

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  • EU Careers Ambassador in UCC

    24 Jan
    EU Careers Ambassador in UCC

    The EU Careers Ambassador in UCC, Oliver O'Hanlon, wishes to highlight some events that will be taking place in UCC this term. His role as EU Careers Ambassador is to promote the idea of working in EU Institutions among his fellow UCC students.

    • EU Careers Ambassador Talk - Boole 2 - Wednesday, 29 January 2014 - 6pm. He will give a talk on what jobs / internships are on offer and how to apply for them. Mary McCarthy (UCC Careers) will also speak at this event on EU Careers.
    • Postgraduate Open Day - Aula Maxima - Tuesday, 4 February 2014. A stand to promote EU Careers will be staffed by Oliver and representatives from relevant EU Dublin offices.
    • Minister of State for European Affairs visit to UCC - Boole 3 - Wednesday, 12 March 2014 - 1pm. The Minister of State for European Affairs, Paschal Donoghue TD, will visit UCC on 12 March 2014. He will deliver an address to UCC students, staff and graduates on the various EU career opportunities that are open to UCC graduates.

    These and other events can be followed on this dedicated Facebook page and there will also be posters placed around the campus.

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