NUI Galway Alumni Awards Gala 2014 - - March 1, 2014

The 2014 NUI Galway Alumni Awards Gala Banquet took place in the Bailey Allen Hall, NUI Galway at 7pm on Saturday, 1st of March, 2014.

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The Alumni Awards recognise individual excellence and achievements among the University's more than 80,000 graduates worldwide.

After a highly successful sporting year at NUI Galway, this year's banquet will focus on sport.

The winners of the five alumni awards to be presented at Gala 2014:

Alumni Award for Arts, Social Sciences and Celtic Studies - sponsored by AIB
Norah Gibbons, Chairperson, Child and Family Agency.

Alumni Award for Business, Public Policy and Law - sponsored by Bank of Ireland
Helen Ryan, Former CEO and Non-Executive Director of Creganna-Tactx Medical.

Alumni Award for Engineering and Informatics - sponsored by Bank of Ireland
Michael McNicholas, CEO, Bord Gáis.

Alumni Award for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences - sponsored by Medtronic
Professor Ray Dolan, Professor of Neuropsychology, University College London and Head of the Wellcome Department of Imaging Neuroscience at the Institute of Neurology, London.

Alumni Award for Science - sponsored by Aramark
Professor Gerald Jennings, Emeritus Professor, School of Physics, NUI Galway and former Director of the Environmental Change Institute, NUI Galway.