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28 May 2024  

Chancellor unveils bronze bust of Dr Garret FitzGerald



NUI Chancellor, Dr Maurice Manning, unveiled a specially commissioned bronze bust of former Taoiseach and NUI Chancellor Dr Garret FitzGerald in The New Debating Chamber in the UCD Student Centre, University College Dublin on Monday 4th March 2013. The new debating chamber which resembles a mini-parliament, has been named in honour of the late Dr FitzGerald.

Dr FitzGerald both studied and lectured at University College Dublin. He was a true public intellectual deeply committed to the role of the university in society. He also served as Chancellor of the National University of Ireland from 1997 until 2009.


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