This weekend was the 45th Conference of Irish Geographers held at the National University of Ireland, Galway. Trinity made 14 presentations at what is heralded as the biggest and best national conference so far. During the conference, three outstanding geographers from Trinity were presented with awards.
Best Physical Geography Undergraduate Dissertation Award 2012 went to Luke Martin for his research on the Malahide Estuary. Luke was supervised by Professor Robin Edwards
Professor Gilmore was presented with the Lifetime Contribution Award. He served as Junior Lecturer at Trinity 1963-66. Lecturer 1966-75. Senior Lecturer 1975-86. Associate Professor 1986 -2000. He is currently Fellow Emeritus at Trinity College.
Posted by Dr. Mary Bourke, Geomorphologist, TCD