iCRAG co-PI, Professor Andy Wheeler, met with the President of Ireland and showed him UCC’s historic Daniel O’Leary Emerald as part of the opening of an exhibition on the Irish in South America. The emerald tells a story of a revered Irishman who helped liberate Venezuela, Bolivia, Columbia and Peru with Simon Bolívar and returned […]
Registration is now open for iCRAG 2017!
iCRAG 2017 is a research showcase of all current research projects within the Centre, together with insights into future directions for Irish geoscience research. Hosted in Dublin’s iconic Aviva Stadium, the Centre looks forward to bringing all members of the geoscience community together for this inaugural event, encouraging attendance across academia, […]
iCRAG will attend this year’s National Ploughing Championships on 22nd September in Ratheniska, Co. Laois.
iCRAG will be at the dedicated Science Foundation Ireland stand and will be delivering a special geoscience workshop entitled Rock Solid Science. The workshop will be delivered by Dr Aisling Soden (UCD) and Dr Aoife Braiden (GSI).
Be sure to call in!
Prof. John Walsh, iCRAG Director, is currently partaking in the Scientist-Minister pairing scheme. The scheme is a collaborative project between the Royal Irish Academy and the Houses of the Oireachtas, with funding support from the Geological Survey of Ireland and the Geological Survey of Northern Ireland.
During the scheme, which runs from May to November 2015, […]