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NUI Honorary Conferring Ceremony 2018



Thursday 11th October 2018 – Royal College of Physicians in Ireland

NUI is delighted to announce that it will hold its annual Honorary Conferring Ceremony in Corrigan Hall, Royal College of Physicians in Ireland on Thursday 11th October 2018.
At the Ceremony, the Chancellor of the University, Dr Maurice Manning will confer honorary degrees on the following individuals who have made exceptional contributions in their respective fields:   



Michael J. Conry
For his contribution to Irish Folklore and Heritage.  
Michael Earley  
For his contribution to children’s health and wellbeing in developing countries.
Vera Kreilkamp
For her contribution to scholarship in Irish Studies, Literature and the Visual Arts.
Winnie M. Li
For her contribution to arts and as an advocate for women’s rights.
Joe Schmidt
For his contribution to Irish life through the sport of rugby.



Photocall at 4.10p.m.  

Further information from:

Dr Attracta Halpin
Registrar, National University of Ireland
49 Merrion Square,
Dublin 2, D02 V583.

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