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What you really need to know about international flights

February 18, 2020 | Piper McDonald American student Piper McDonald had quite a journey getting to Ireland, but she learnt some pretty important lessons on the way. Read on so you can avoid what Piper didn’t Read More

The answer to finding the right local information: Do your homework

February 13, 2020 | Ixchel Rodriguez Garcia When she first came to Ireland and wanted to learn about its local traditions, Ixchel Sac-nicte Rodriguez Garcia found it tricky to find what she needed, but she's since learned that like everything else about life at Limerick Institute of Technology, she just had to do her homework! Read More

Why I’m doing a Master’s in Environmental Economics in Galway and why you should too

February 13, 2020 | Juan Pablo Martinez Lizarraga Mexican student Juan Pablo Martinez Lizarraga was driven to study Environmental Economics by concern for the planet (which grew into a love of Galway). Read More

Fit for purpose for South African student in Maynooth

February 11, 2020 | Matthew Donovan Alborough For South African student Matthew Donovan Alborough, being a student athlete at Maynooth University was the perfect way to kick off a successful year of studying and playing rugby. Read More

Be an Agent of Change by Promoting Sustainable Practices

February 8, 2020 | Beatrice Quarm Become an agent of change for living more sustainably.  That's the message from Beatrice Quarm from Nigeria, who is studying for an MSc in Entrepreneurship in the National College of Ireland in Dublin, and who finds herself adopting a more eco-friendly lifestyle since moving to study in Ireland. Read More

Data, Ireland and the pot of gold in Silicon Docks?

February 7, 2020 | Nnabundom Raji Nnabundom Raji explains why he chose to study in Ireland: a love of data and the fact that Dublin is a world leader when it comes to big data. Read More

From Nigeria to Tralee: Adapting to life in Ireland

February 5, 2020 | Elizabeth Ochanya Idoko Nigerian student Elizabeth Ochanya Idoko took a bit of time to get used to studying abroad, but with a little help from her friends, she settled right in Read More

Sligo: The Wild Atlantic Way on Your Doorstep 

January 28, 2020 | Eliza Lee She found it hard to narrow down her list of favourite places in her adopted county of Sligo, but Institute of Technology student Eliza Lee, from Canada, finally settled on three.   Read More

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An international student’s understanding of what it means to be Irish

August 9, 2019 | Rebekah Eddy

Our American ambassador and student of International Law and Business at University College Dublin, Rebekah Eddy shares what she has learnt about the meaning of being Irish while studying here. Read More

Staying safe while studying abroad

July 30, 2019 | Rebekah Eddy

Are you concerned about your personal safety and security while studying abroad in Ireland? Allow our ambassador from the US, Rebekah Eddy to put your mind at ease with her advice on staying safe. Read More

Trinity College — An oasis of calm in the heart of Dublin city

July 1, 2019 | Michelle Galvin

Looking for a college environment that combines the bright lights and buzz of the city with a serene and peaceful place to study? Our US ambassador Michelle Galvin and student at Trinity College Dublin tells us why this is the perfect university for those seeking the best of both worlds. Read More

Video: making a student radio show

June 9, 2019 | Elanor McDevitt Ever wondered how a radio show gets made? Our ambassador from the USA, and student at Mary Immaculate College in Limerick Elanor McDevitt shows us how it's done! Read More

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