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Cunningham College Prize Winners

Year Student College Title
2014 Eoghan Corbett and Gary O'Sullivan Trinity College Dublin The Geology of Northern Syros, Cycladic Island, Greece
Hugh O'Keeffe University College, Cork The Geology of Ballybunion, Co. Kerry, Ireland
2013 Carl McDermott Trinity College Dublin The effect of tectonics on sedimentation within the Tremp Basin, northwest Spain
Richard Hooten University College Cork The geology of the north western Dingle Peninsula, Co. Kerry
2012 Aoife Blowick University College Dublin The solid geology of the area north of Barrême, Haute-Provence, France
Myles Watson University College Dublin The solid geology of the Bès Valley, Alpes de Haute-Provence, SE France
2011 Anthia Lacchia and Gavin Kenny Trinity College Dublin The Geology of Kerrera, Loch Linnhe, Scotland
Vincent Twomey University College Cork The Geology of Arnaboll North, Sutherland, Northwest Scotland
2010 Hugh O’Leary University College Cork The Geology of Ben Heilam, NW Scotland
Sam Huleatt-James Trinity College Dublin The Geology of the Steindalur central volcano, the Westfjords, NW Iceland
2009 Dave McCarthy University College Cork The Geology of Porkkalaniemi, south west Finland
Mark Mulrooney University College Dublin The Solid Geology of the SW Beara Peninsula, Co. Cork
2008 Laura Byrne University College Dublin The Solid Geology of the SW Dingle Peninsula, Co. Kerry
William McCarthy University College Cork The Geology of Lackadonna Mountain, Connemara, Co. Galway
2007 Edward Lynch National University of Ireland, Galway The Geology of the Ardara pluton and its metamorphic aureole at Narin, Co Donegal
Niamh O’Sullivan Trinity College Dublin Black Ball Head area, Beara Peninsula, SW Cork
2006 Jonathan Moore Trinity College Dublin The Central Fells area, the English Lake district
Sophia Gold Trinity College Dublin The Geology of the Borrowdale Fell volcanics, the Lake District, England
2005 Eleanor Donoghue Trinity College Dublin The Geology of Glen Dibidil, Isle of Rum, Scotland
Eoin MacCraith University College Dublin The Solid Geology of the Dunquin area, Co. Kerry, Ireland
2004 Kevin Byrne Trinity College Dublin Hot Rocks and Curtados; Geology of the Costa del Silencio region in the Bandas del Sur, Tenerife
Thomas Gernon University College Dublin The Solid Geology of the Kilbride Peninsula, Co. Mayo
2003 Brian O’Driscoll University College Cork The Geology of Dawros Peninsula and Hinterland
Derick Conran National University of Ireland, Galway The Geology of the Derryclare Lough area, Connemara, County Galway
2002 Anne Bonner University College Dublin The Solid Geology of the area south of Barreme, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, France
Niamh Douglas Trinity College Dublin The Geology of the Southern Cantabrian Mountains, Villamanin, Spain
2001 Helen Smith Queen’s University of Belfast

The Solid Geology of the Thoard Region, Alpes de Haute Provence, South-Eastern France

David Moynihan Trinity College Dublin

The Geology around Passo del Scengio, Avers, Switzerland/ Val di Lei, Sondrio, Italy (Suretta Nappe, Central Alps)

2000 David Stewart Queen’s University of Belfast

The Solid Geology of the Maas-Portnoo area, Southwest Donegal

Samuel Fuller University College Cork

The Geology of Southern Rosguill, County Donegal

1999 Kerstin Hetfeld Trinity College Dublin The Geology SW of Carmenes, Province of Leon, Cantabria, North Spain
Timothy McGillycuddy University College Cork

The Geology of West Fanad, County Donegal

1998 Alain Murphy University College Cork The Geology of Presqu’ile de Rhuys, Brittany, France
James Bryant Queen’s University of Belfast The Geology of the Tana Valley area, south of Gori, Republic of Georgia
1997 Mary O’Brien University College Cork The Upper Devonian – Lower Carboniferous Geology of the Roaringwater Bay – Sherkin Island area of Southwest Co. Cork
Jacqueline Connolly Queen’s University Belfast An Account of the Geology of Southern Raasay
1996 Nicole Sloane Queen’s University Belfast The (Solid) Geology of the Rosguill and Melmore area, N.W. Donegal
David Chew University College Dublin Geology of the Callow Lakes area, Co. Mayo
1995 Colette Cronin University College Cork The Geology of the Ballyferriter Area of Co. Kerry
Lorraine Beacom Queen’s University Belfast The Solid Geology of the Rosbeg-Portnoo area of Co. Donegal
1994 Josta Vermeulen University College Dublin The Beara Peninsula, West Cork
Craig O’Connor University College Cork The Geology around Camp, Co. Kerry
1993 Eta Mullane University College Cork The Geology of the St. Just Mining District, Cornwall
Edward J. Forsythe Queen’s University Belfast The Lower Carboniferous and Associated Strata of the North-East Donegal Basin, Lough Eske, Co. Donegal
1992 Davida Geraghty University College Galway The Geology of Smerwick Harbour
Jenny Deakin University College Galway The Geology of the Cap de la Chevre, Presqu’ile de Crozon, West Finistere
1991 Kevin Forde University College Cork The Geology of the St. David’s area and Ramsey Island, South-West Wales
Patrick Redmond Trinity College Dublin The Production of a Complete NW Strike Section across the Navan Orebody
1990 Paul Freeman University College Cork A Geological Section of the Clew Bay Zone, Mayo N.W. Ireland
Rob Blackmore Trinity College Dublin The Upper Devonian and Lower Carboniferous Rocks of the Roche’s Point area, Co. Cork
1989 Paul Cummins University College Cork The Geology of Crohy Head, Co. Donegal
Lorcan Kennan University College Dublin The Geology of Part of South Donegal
1988 Lidia Lonergan Trinity College Dublin The Geology of the Gowla area, south of Killary Harbour, Co. Galway
Damien Strogen University College Dublin Solid Geology of the Laherdaun area, northern Glen Nephin, Co. Mayo
1987 Catherine Delaney Trinity College Dublin The past extent of Lough Corrib
Timothy Roderick Yarr Queen’s University Belfast The Geology of Melmore Head, Co. Donegal

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