DCU President's Awards for Engagement 2019


The 2019 President’s Awards for Engagement were presented at a ceremony on 8th April, 2019 by DCU President Professor Brian MacCraith. The event was held jointly with DCU Invent who announced the winners of the Presidential Award for Innovation.


The 2019 Engagement award winners are:

Student Category €1,000 Winner: Staff Category €1,000 Winner:
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Austin Campbell
MSc PR and Strategic Communications
Founder of My Streets - social enterprise providing training and employment as Dublin tour guides to homeless persons

Dr Elizabeth Matthews
School of Inclusive and Special Education 
Empowerment of the deaf community in Ireland; BEd Irish Sign Language and ISL STEM glossary

Special Merit Award; Student Categoty €500 Winner: Special Merit Award; Staff Category €500 Winner:
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Jennifer Harrington
BEng Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering
Women in Engineering Community; Women in Engineering Open Day and outreach talks in local secondary schools

Prof Barry McMullin
School of Electronic Engineering
An Taisce Climate Change Committee; sustainability engagement and climate change action



Nominations 2019



Event Gallery 2019


Click the link to read the news story on DCU News website: https://www.dcu.ie/news/news/2019/Apr/Climate-change-education-for-deaf-and-social-enterprise-honoured-Presidents

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