Brian Schoen's series traces the events that shaped Lincoln's incredible life, from his humble beginnings in Kentucky through the twists and turns of remarkable political career which culminated in his election as 16th President of the United States. Read More
David McCullagh recently returned to UCD to record a 6-part podcast series on the life and career of John A. Costello specially for History Hub. The series will be released episodically over the coming months. Subscribe to our podcast series on iTunes or become a follower of our Soundcloud page to receive new episodes as they are made available. Read More
UCD Open Learning gives adult learners the opportunity to study a range of undergraduate modules in UCD. There are no formal entry requirements and Open Learning modules are open to everyone. Individuals can take any combination of modules for interest only (audit) or deepen their learning by completing course assessment (credit).
This academic year (2015/2016), UCD School of History is offering a great range of Open Learning module options.
2015 has been a year of commemorating Columbanus, in all his aspects. Dr Rob Meens was the plenary speaker for the 29th Irish Conference of Medievalists. An expert on penance and on Columbanus, Dr Meens lectures in the department of History and Art History in the University of Utrecht. Read More