Maths Week Honour For Ulster University Lecturer
A senior lecturer from Ulster University, Dr Mark McCartney, has been honoured as this year’s recipient of Maths Week Ireland’s award for ‘Raising Public Awareness of Maths .
’ Presented in Belfast during Maths Week 2019, Dr McCartney is the first person from Northern Ireland to be presented with the award which was inaugurated in 2016. An author and editor of five books on the history of mathematics and natural philosophy, the Maths Week Ireland accolade recognises Mark McCartney’s outstanding work within maths education in schools, colleges and Ulster University as well as his portfolio of research on nonlinear dynamics and his published works. His co-authored books have focussed on eminent nineteenth mathematicians from Ireland, including Belfast’s Lord Kelvin and George Gabriel Stokes whose innovations and contributions to the world of mathematics and physics are part of a significant body of work stretching from Isaac Newton and Stephen Hawking.
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NewsMJM Group Launches Student Recruitment Initiative
MJM Group has announced the launch of ‘The Navigate Programme’, a new initiative across the Group to bring together student recruitment and engagement. The Programme consists of Junior Navigators, aimed at Key Stage Four engagement with schools; Work Experience Navigators; Placement Navigators; and two student