Maynooth University Celebrates 20th Birthday

On 16 June, 1997, the Universities Act took effect, marking the creation of the National University of Ireland, Maynooth as an independent institution.  Between June 2017 and 2018, Maynooth University, as we are proudly known today, is celebrating 20 years of remarkable achievement by telling the stories of its students, alumni, staff and of the institution itself through a range of events and activities.