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Jim Flaherty RIP

It is with great sadness that we learnt of the untimely passing of the Honorable Jim Flaherty PC. A true friend to Ireland, he was a great supporter of the work of ICUF, and the board and executive are deeply grateful for all his efforts in the support of our scholarship exchange programme. Our deepest…Read more »

Seaghan Mac an tSionnaigh

ICUF Scholar Launches First Book in Québec

ICUF scholar, Seaghan Mac an tSionnaigh, recently launched his first book, ‘Focail agus Foclóireacht O’Neill Lane’ (Coiscéim, 2014) in Québec. Seaghan is currently on an ICUF scholarship teaching in Concordia University in Montreal, Québec. English below Ba é Lane’s Larger English-Irish Dictionary / Foclóir Béarla- Gaedhilge (1916) an chéad mhórfhoclóir a foilsíodh sa bhfichiú haois.…Read more »

Comhdháil Idirnáisiúnta ar Litríocht na Gaeilge

Caint Oscailte le Tabhairt ag Scoláire ICUF ag Comhdháil Idirnáisiúnta ar Litríocht na Gaeilge : ICUF Scholar gives opening address at International Literature Conference Conference

Beidh an chomhdháil ‘Litríocht na Gaeilge ar fud an Domhain: cruthú, caomhnú agus seachadadh téacsanna Gaeilge i gcomhthéacsanna idirnáisiúnta’, ar siúl idir an Déardaoin – Satharn, 20-22 Feabhra 2014. Is cúis áthais do ICUF tacú leis an Ollamh Pádraig Ó Siadhail agus é ag freastal ar an gcomhdháil. Tá Pádraig lonnaithe in Ollscoil Naomh Muire,…Read more »

Eric Keske, PhD graduate student at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario

Canadian Dobbin Scholar, Eric Keske, at UCD

Canadian Dobbin Scholar, Eric Keske, writes about his experience in UCD on his research exchange. In the summer of 2013 I was given the great opportunity by the Ireland Canada University Federation (ICUF) to take a short leave from my current position as a PhD graduate student at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario Canada to…Read more »