The Digital Word Seminar | Maynooth University | 20 April 2016

“The Digital Word” Wednesday 20 April 2016 4 PM – 6 PM, Reception to Follow First Floor Seminar Room, Iontas Building, North Campus Maynooth University, Co. Kildare The digital word is a mutable object that slips and scrambles at our touch. This seminar offers a multidisciplinary approach that seeks to understand, chart and contribute to … [Read more…]

DAH / Digital arts and humanities scholarships (Cork, Ireland)

The call below was originally published by H-Net, Clio-online.   University College Cork invites applications for the a limited number of scholarships in the four-year structured PhD programme in Digital Arts and Humanities (DAH) for entry in 2016. Candidates will pursue their individual research agendas within the program, based on projects developed from proposals which they … [Read more…]

DARIAH Web Survey on Digital Practices in the Arts & Humanities

DARIAH-EU (Digital Research Infrastructures for the Arts and Humanities) is conducting a web survey to determine how researchers and scholars across Europe use digital resources, methods, and tools, as well as what they need from digital infrastructures such as DARIAH. The results of the survey will help DARIAH better serve the needs of arts and … [Read more…]

Arts and Humanities Graduates in Demand

A recent article in the Irish Independent suggests university graduates with degrees in arts and humanities are increasingly in demand by employers. According to Peter Cosgrove, director of an Irish-based recruitment firm, employers are looking for graduates who have strong critical thinking, teamwork and communication skills. “Employers are looking for people who can think laterally,” … [Read more…]