Archive for January 2013

January 24th, 2013: Frederick Douglass and Ireland Conference St. John Fisher College to Host Frederick Douglass and Ireland Conference on February 22nd, 2013.

The Irish Studies program at St. John Fisher College’s Annual Conference will take place on Friday, February 22nd, 2013. This year’s conference title is “Frederick Douglass and Ireland: The Irish Influence on America’s Greatest Abolitionist and its Continuing Relevance.” All are welcome to attend the free conference. The full schedule is as follows: Welcome/Refreshments: 8:30-8:55…

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January 21st, 2013: Fulbright Ireland Joins Fulbright UK in Belfast Inter-changes Event Welcomes New Fulbrighters

The Fulbright Commission of Ireland jointly hosted an orientation event in Belfast for newly arrived Fulbrighters with the US-UK Fulbright Commission. The official purpose of the visit was to announce the UK Commission’s new Fulbright Award with the Northern Ireland Assembly and Queen’s University Belfast, but a range of other programming took place as well.…

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January 17th, 2013: Fulbright Specialist Awards Now Open for Applications

The Fulbright Specialist Awards Have Returned The Fulbright Specialist Awards are designed to enable Irish colleges, research centers, and educational and cultural institutions to invite US academics / professionals to assist with any aspect of development, such as new courses, research programs, or administrative structures, for example. The Fulbright Commission of Ireland is seeking expressions…

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January 15th, 2013: ND's Irish Seminar Announced The University of Notre Dame has announced the program for its annual Irish Seminar. The 2013 program will take place in Paris, France.

The Irish Seminar has been running each summer since 1999 by the Irish Studies program at the Keough Naughton Notre Dame Centre in O’Connell House on Merrion Square. It is aimed at post-graduate students and faculty in Irish Studies, drawn from all over the world. The theme of this year’s Irish Seminar is Contemporary Irish…

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January 14th, 2013: IUSA Annual Congress The Ireland United States Alumni Association to host its Annual Congress

The Ireland United States Alumni Association (IUSA) is an alumni initiative that is sponsored by US Department of State for Irish alumni, alumni who are resident in Ireland, and other interested alumni to network and give back. The IUSA’s Annual Conference and Congress will take place on Saturday, January 26th, 2013 at the Four Seasons…

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