The President of St Patrick’s College, Maynooth Monsignor Hugh Connolly has been re-elected for a further three year term to the Board of FUCE the umbrella body of Catholic Universities in Europe. Maynooth hosted the last year’s annual meeting of this body. This year’s gathering was held in Salamanca where Msgr. Connolly was re-elected together with colleagues from France, Spain, Italy, Poland, Lebanon and Slovakia. In 2018 the College will host the triennial global meeting of Catholic Universities one of the most prestigious events in Catholic Higher Education.