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Do you know Frank McCourt? November 13, 2018 - Originally posted on Study Ireland - Stories & Tips from International Students:
Frank McCourt’s world famous novel Angela’s Ashes, which was later made into a movie, showed the humour and hardship of growing up in Limerick in the 1930’s. Many of the sights and businesses described in Angela’s Ashes can still be found and visited…
University of Limerick Law Society LGBTQIA+: Rights in Law Conference November 6, 2018 - The UL Student Law Society hosted its first ever LGBTQIA+ themed conference on 25th October. The event was a collaboration between the UL Law Society and Out in UL, and was part of SoUL week, a week dedicated to the societies of UL. The conference was also broadcast live on ULFM. The event was kindly sponsored… Continue reading University of Limerick Law Society LGBTQIA+: Rights in Law Conference
A reading with Danny Denton (via The Ogham Stone) November 6, 2018 - “Write the story that you want to read” As UL Frankenweek drew to a close on Halloween eve, we were lucky to be joined by upcoming Cork author, Danny Denton. Frankenweek kicked off on Monday the 22nd of October and has offered great writing workshops, readings and screenings related to the 200th anniversary of Mary […]… Continue reading A reading with Danny Denton (via The Ogham Stone)
AHSS Postgraduate Programmes Shortlisted for National Awards November 2, 2018 - The Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences at the University of Limerick are delighted to announce that five of our postgraduate courses have been shortlisted for Postgraduate Course of the Year by Grad Ireland: Postgraduate Course of the year in Arts & Humanities: MA in Songwriting MA in Technical Communication and E-Learning MA in Sociology (Youth,… Continue reading AHSS Postgraduate Programmes Shortlisted for National Awards
Future of Europe Debate: What kind of EU do we want? November 1, 2018 -   The Centre for European Studies (CEUROS) at the University of Limerick organised a very successful workshop about the Future of Europe in the Strand Hotel, Limerick on 10th October. The evening was part of a series of events entitled Limerick citizens and the European Union: Where do we go from here? and was funded by… Continue reading Future of Europe Debate: What kind of EU do we want?

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