Award: Fulbright Irish FLTA Award
Institution: St Mary's University College Belfast
Cailín Fox is currently a Drama and English teacher in Coláiste Feirste, Belfast and has experience teaching in both Primary and Secondary Education. Cailín completed her BEd Degree in St. Mary’s University College where she was chairperson of ‘An Chumann Gaelach’ and acted as ‘Irish Language and Cultural Officer’ on behalf of the Student’s Union. Cailín was awarded for ‘Contribution to Student life’ for her efforts with various clubs and societies including the Performing Arts Society in her final year. She ran ‘Áisling Óg’ Drama School in Belfast for a number of years and currently directs ‘An Chumann Drámaíochta’ in the school she currently works in. Cailín previously took part in the Erasmus + programme where she studied at Universidad Pontificia de Comillas, Madrid, and will be working as an FLTA in the University of Notre Dame, Indiana.