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UCD welcomes the creation of the Department of Higher Education and Research.

The creation of the Department of Higher Education and Research has been announced. Simon Harris, TD for Wicklow and member of Fine Gael, has been appointed the inaugural Minister for the Department. In a statement to The University Observer, the President of UCD, Prof. Andrew Deeks said that “The creation of a Ministry of Higher Education, Innovation and Science is the most exciting development the sector has seen since I came to Ireland at the beginning of 2014."…