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Table of Contents DAY 1 –  A TRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE July 1 2020 Hello again dear friends. We are back with a new summer series, but on day one, July 1st, we have to celebrate (and reminisce) as this is the FIRST JULY in 24 years that Collie and

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Irish Songs To Love

Table of Contents Greetings, music lovers! In this blog, authored by Collie and Niamh, we are going to chat about Irish songs and artists – not the ones that enjoy global fame, but those with which you may be less familiar. We want to take you down a musical road

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ISAI Irish Movie Blog

Table of Contents Welcome to the Irish Movie Blog Hi everyone it’s Collie here.  And hello to the ISAI Irish movie blog* A quick introduction: Recently I was preparing for the movie review segment I do on Ocean Fm and I sent a message out to some friends on social

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Niamh’s Irish Poetry Blog

Table of Contents Introduction Hello and welcome to a very unexpected hiatus in the ISAIreland world – indeed, all our worlds! While we sit out the necessary delay in working with students, we are so grateful that our hinterland and coastline provides us with endless opportunities to explore the most

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Virginia Tech ‘Landscapes and Identity’ March 6-15 2020

It was a pleasure to welcome Virginia Tech back to Donegal this Spring, for their study trip on ‘Landscape and Identity’, a program combining geography, sustainability, folklore, climate justice and human rights. Ireland is indeed the perfect location for this program, offering amazing landscapes and seascapes that come packed with

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