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Education Funding by the State

A government that lets its State school infrastructure crumble (including in schools recently rated Outstanding by Ofsted), but raises the bar on academic outputs, is simply trying to achieve an education policy goal in spite of itself. 61 more words

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Limerick - a hidden gem in my backyard by Lizzy Selvik, UL International Student Ambassador

Everyone who comes to study abroad in Ireland comes for many different reasons. Whether it is for the unmistakably friendly people, the strong traditional music culture, the remarkable natural beauty of the Emerald Isle, or the good craic – the reasons to choose to study in Ireland are endless. 631 more words

University Of Limerick

Mining for Grit: Using Oral History in a Dissertation

I recently gave a brief talk at the annual meeting of the Southwest Oral History Association. I’ve been affiliated with the organization for a few years, and consider myself lucky to be aligned with such an impressive group of hard working, ethical, and personable historians. 2,767 more words

The Everyday Historian

Tourism students meet Scottish Government Ministers

NC Travel and Tourism students had the pleasure of visiting the Scottish Parliament recently as part of their core skills units.

Richard Toner was one of the students on the visit. 241 more words

Start Here, Go Anywhere!

Prague, Pilsner and Palaces: Study Trip Abroad 2015

Every year in February, second-year BA History of Art students at the University of Birmingham go on a Study Trip to examine the art and architecture of a major artistic centre abroad, such as Paris, Berlin or Rome. 724 more words

Student Experience

Travelling Europe on a Budget by Allison Weiner, UL International Student Ambassador

Hi everyone! We are now halfway through the semester and Easter break is just around the corner.

Now for Easter break here at UL, most of the Irish students will be headed home for a week of mom’s cooking and relaxation but I know my fellow International students are itching to get out of Ireland and travel! 910 more words

University Of Limerick

‘Legal Regulation in Maritime Piracy’ - Internship at Lancashire Law School

This article was written by Valentina Meiksane about her successful internship at Lancashire Law School over the summer which allowed her to work on a number of research projects. 694 more words

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