Archive for September 2011

September 27th, 2011: Fulbright Scholar Takes Up Appointment in AIT

27.09.11 A leading American academic in the creative arts has been appointed as the first Fulbright Scholar at Athlone Institute of Technology (AIT). Dr Joan Phillips from the University of Oklahoma joins the School of Humanities at AIT, where she will lecture and undertake research in creative arts in the social care area. Her appointment…

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September 22nd, 2011: Press Release – Launch of Inter-changes: Irish Language Learning & Teaching in the US Research and Conference Report

PRESS RELEASE Click to download an English or Irish version of the report. GENUINE ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY FOR IRISH LANGUAGE EDUCATORS AND RESOURCE PROVIDERS IN THE USA US IRISH LANGUAGE TUTORS WOULD VALUE MORE CONTACT WITH NATIVE SPEAKERS AND OTHER TEACHERS Thursday, 22nd September – “A genuine economic opportunity has arisen for Irish language educators and…

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September 5th, 2011: Irish Fulbright Awards 2012-2013 Now Open to Applicants

Monday 5th September – The Fulbright Commission in Ireland today launched its Awards for 2012-2013.  These scholarships provide Irish and EU students, scholars and professionals with the opportunity to study, lecture and research at top universities and institutions in the US. Visit www.fulbright.ie for further information and to apply. The final deadline for applicants is…

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