Memorial Service for Professor Séamus Lawless

Memorial Service for Professor Séamus Lawless

Location: Chapel, Trinity College Dublin

Date: 30 Sep

A memorial service for Professor Séamus (Shay) Lawless will take place in the Chapel of Trinity College Dublin at 5pm on Monday 30th September.

Shay was a rising research star, an inspirational colleague, and a much loved and valued member of the Trinity community.  Shay’s legacy is enormous.  An expert in Information Retrieval, his peer-reviewed publications, his supervision of cutting-edge doctoral research, and his leadership of internationally acclaimed research projects have transformed the boundaries of the discipline.  As a colleague and as a friend, Shay’s enthusiasm, his creativity and his approach to his work was inspirational.  This memorial service will be an opportunity for friends and colleagues to remember someone who will never be forgotten.  All welcome.

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