Our Blogs

We have a number of different blogs here  – we always keep a blog of each school and college visit, – we also have a some blogs on our choices of the best movies, music and poetry of Ireland- and we have some blogs that feature beautiful photographsof our local history and culture. Just click through and if you can’t find what you’re looking for, let us know.


We said bye bye to Clackamas Community College today- our last trip of 2019! We would like to thank very much all of the colleges, the fantastic organisers at the Global Study offices, the faculty who help us plan the programs, and most especially, the students and their families who

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Clackamas College Christmas Study Abroad Dec 2019

This winter, we had our first December study trip, from Clackamas Community College, Oregon. Thirty-four hardy souls made their way to Dublin, a combination of three classes- creative writers, theatre studies students and communications students, along with faculty Sue, Kerrie and Jim. We had such a wonderful time! We began

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On October 21st, we reunited our summer global scholars on the beautiful campus of Drew University. Unfortunately, because of school commitments and location, not everyone could attend this reunion, and our thoughts were with our absent friends from summer 2019. However, there were shrieks of joy upon arrival for many,

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CCID / ISAI FALL FORUM IRELAND SEPTEMBER 25-30 2019.   The first CCID – Community Colleges for International Development Fall Forum in Ireland took place this September 125-30, in partnership with the Institute of Study Abroad Ireland (ISAI).  This short professional development program was designed for faculty and study abroad

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Fall Photography Trip September 18-25 2019

We had a big welcome back for Clint Saunders, Photography Instructor at Dakota College Bottineau, and his merry band of student photographers, who came armed with all sorts of equipment and imagination, determined to make the most of Ireland’s beautiful landscapes and seascapes. We had beautiful Fall weather, and some

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Welcome Russell Square International College, Mumbai, India

Learn more about our programs for students from India- click here.  Last year, the Institute of Study Abroad Ireland began planning new partnerships with Colleges and Universities in India. We were delighted to begin working on a pilot project with Ms. Laveena Vaz, Academic Coordinator at Russell Square International College,

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Criminal Justice Faculty-led Program with FVTC and PCC

Congratulations to the students of Fox Valley Technical College and Pitt Community College who completed their Criminal Justice Study Abroad program with us this June. We would also like to thank those that contributed to the program, in particular, Gerry McNally, President Confederation of European Probation (CEP), Assistant Director, The Probation

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Central Georgia Tech Early College Program a great success!

In June 2019, we welcomed 29 students and eight faculty members from Central Georgia Technical College for the first ISAI/CGTC early college program. This was a new initiative specifically for high school students who are dual enrolled, and the program was designed to provide an appropriate environment for high school students taking

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Nursing/ Healthcare Mercer CC NJ & Forsyth Tech NC May 21-20

We are getting more and more requests to design and deliver programs for students of nursing and healthcare, and we do what we are asked! We were very pleased to welcome two colleges: Mercer County Community College, New Jersey and Forsyth Tech North Carolina to Ireland for another successful  Nursing

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