Dia dhuit! This week in Dublin we had the opportunity to learn a little bit of the official Irish language, Gaelic (or as you would say in Gaelic, Gaeilge)! This was something I found really cool to learn about because when my dad was growing up in Ireland, he was […]
Mount students typically travel to Dublin in the fall semester of odd years
Hello everyone! Welcome back to #BrewsdayTuesday! Last week was Fall Break for Mount students, and my parents made the journey over to visit me. The three of us left Dublin and spent two nights in Belfast. From there we spent another two nights in Edinburgh, Scotland, and then took a […]
…that is, Welcome to Kilkenny! If you’re tired of Dublin and the tourist traps, and you’re just looking for a nice day-trip in Ireland, take a look at Kilkenny. It’s a city about an hour’s train ride out of Dublin with Irish Rail through a beautiful countryside. The town itself […]
Seasons greetings! As we continue our journey into Irish culture, it would be rude of me to not mention religion. Religion is very important to one’s identity. Religion can bind societies and communities together, which is very prevalent in the Irish culture. One of the religious structures that I was […]
In Fall 2019, we have nearly 50 Mountaineers studying in Dublin, Ireland with Dr. Dana Ward and Dr. Michelle Patterson.