UL founder to post his doctorate back

first_img Previous articleNew measures to bring vacant properties back into useNext articlePoverty is the reality of the recovery Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. Walk in Covid testing available in Limerick from Saturday 10th April University of Limerick research identifies secrets of Fantasy Premier League success “Nobody else has given their degree back and we don’t have any protocol for it. He can send them back to us and we’ll keep them in a safe place if he changes his mind.”Dr Manning said while they can “remove his name from the roll, we can’t un-doctor a doctor”.Visit the Limerick Post News section to read more Limerick news stories. Facebook Linkedin Twitter TAGSDr Ed Walshfeaturedul founderUniversity of Limerick Email RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp University of Limerick ceases funding for off-campus Garda COVID-patrols after sanctioning students following massive street party center_img NewsEducationUL founder to post his doctorate backBy Bernie English – August 16, 2017 1627 Print UL founder, Dr Ed Walsh outside Plassey House in the early years of the university’s development.ONE of Limerick’s most esteemed academics has said he is posting his honorary doctorate back to the National University of Ireland after he received no response to his criticism of the same honour being given to former Taoiseach Brian Cowen.UL founder, Dr Ed Walsh outside Plassey House in the early years of the university’s development.The founding president of the University of Limerick Dr Ed Walsh said he was surprised he hasn’t received a written reply from National University of Ireland (NUI) Chancellor Dr Maurice Manning after he wrote to him almost three weeks ago. Decision on FIBA European Championships in Limerick to be made in May Advertisement Limerick nurse helping the fight against COVID-19, calls for round the clock garda patrols near University of Limerick following “out of control” student parties UL Founder, Dr Walsh said he planned to return the honour conferred on him by NUI after the same accolade was awarded to Mr Cowen, whom Dr Walsh said was “totally unworthy” of it, after “bringing the country to its knees”.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Dr Walsh said he will now return the degree by post. Dr Walsh, who led UL for 28 years from its foundation, said he regards Dr Manning as “a good friend, an excellent gentleman and a very fine person. I am just sorry that he is probably embarrassed by the position he finds himself in,” he added. Dr Manning declined to debate the issue with Dr Walsh in a recent interview on RTÉ Radio One.Dr Manning said Dr Walsh’s request was “a first”. Gardai make arrests following chaotic student party near University of Limericklast_img read more