Archive for January 2011

January 31st, 2011: NUI Galway Lecturer Says Irish Language Plays Central Role in Socio-Ecomonic Development

Monday, 31 January, 2011: The promotion of Irish has a positive influence on Ireland’s socio-economic development and the language should have a central role in the effort now needed to rebuild the country, that’s according to the author of a new book entitled Contests and Contexts: The Irish Language and Ireland’s Socio-Economic Development. In his…

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January 31st, 2011: CALL FOR FULBRIGHT INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY AWARD APPLICANTS FOR 2012-2013

CALL FOR FULBRIGHT INTERNATIONAL SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY AWARD APPLICANTS FOR 2012-2013 FULBRIGHT HAS PLEDGED $1.2 MILLION TO IRISH STUDENTS ON PHDS IN THE USA SINCE 2009   Monday, January 31st 2011 – The Fulbright Commission has opened the application process for the Fulbright International Science & Technology Awards 2012-2013. To date, since the Irish Commission…

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January 11th, 2011: Ó Thiobraid Árann go Notre Dame – Go Irish

The Irish Times – Tuesday, January 11, 2011MARIE DARMODYBEOCHEIST: IS MINIC a chloistear gur fada an turas é go Tiobraid Árann, rud atá fíor agus tú lonnaithe in Ollscoil Notre Dame in Indiana. Is beag duine a fhaigheann an deis brionglóid a chomhlíonadh sa bhaile gan trácht ar í a chomhlíonadh thar sáile.Níor cheap mise…

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January 10th, 2011: Don't Limit Career Options by Una Halligan

A piece by Fulbright Chairperson, Una Halligan Monday January 10 2011 A key question for people considering their CAO application is which course will most enhance my future job prospects? You will be applying for a course that will take several years to complete. It is best to avoid a narrow subject choice which may…

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