Trinity SSP have arrived!

22. August 2014

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Trinity SSP have arrived!

This week we welcomed the Trinity SSP students to Dublin for orientation. The students arrived in Dublin on Tuesday and moved into their accommodation in Rathmines on Wednesday where they were given a tour of the area and then free to settle into their apartments and explore. On Thursday, following a day of orientation in […]

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21. August 2014

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Philadelphia rose crowned the Rose of Tralee 2014

Philadelphia rose crowned the Rose of Tralee 2014

The Rose of Tralee is an annual event which brings young woman of Irish descent from around the world to Co. Kerry for a global celebration of Irish culture. The event began in 1959 and this year saw Maria Walsh, a Boston native who moved to Co. Mayo, crowned the Rose of Tralee 2014. She […]

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14. August 2014

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Fall Orientation 2014 off to a great start

Fall Orientation 2014 off to a great start

Fall orientation commenced this week in the Dublin centre with the UCC early start programme. The students arrived in Dublin on Tuesday morning and after the Resident Director’s welcome reception they were free to explore Dublin using their hop on/hop off bus passes. On Wednesday evening they attended Riverdance with Tom Kelley in the Gaiety […]

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11. August 2014

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Visitors to the Dublin Centre

Visitors to the Dublin Centre

The Dublin Centre had some guests recently. The recently retired former Resident Director in Ireland, Colin Ireland, along with another Arcadia legend, Will Migniuolo dropped by to say hello and view our office. Adam Williams, Enrollment Counselor, also arrived on the day which was great for everyone to meet each other. Pictured from left to […]

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28. July 2014

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A trip down memory lane

A trip down memory lane

This week, 50 years ago, Experiment in International Living (EIL) brought its first group of  students to Ireland to experience the emerald isle’s culture and way of living. EIL is the oldest exchange programme organisation in the world and Arcadia University Dublin works with them to provide students coming to Ireland with the opportunity to partake in […]

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1. July 2014

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“Must-try Foodie Havens” in Dublin City

“Must-try Foodie Havens” in Dublin City

The National Geographic has recommended Dublin’s food scene to it’s 8 million readers in a recent review. A photographer and food journalist have composed a list of 10 “must-try foodie havens” located in Ireland’s capital. Establishments featured range from ice cream parlours to Michelin star restaurants and everything in between. The Queen of Tarts features […]

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25. June 2014

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Ireland #1

Ireland #1

Ireland has taken the top spot in the very first Good Country Index. The recently published index ranks nations according to their overall contribution to humanity using 35 separate indicators from the United Nations, the World Bank  and other international institutions spread across seven categories. Ireland placed in the top 10 in four of the seven categories securing […]

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25. June 2014

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Trip to Croker

Trip to Croker

During their Summer Programme, students from Clemson University took a trip to see one of Europe’s largest stadiums, Croke Park. Croke Park, or “Croker” as it is locally known, plays host to Ireland’s national games, hurling and gaelic football, and music concerts by world renowned acts such as One Direction and U2. It has a capacity […]

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18. June 2014

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Limerick City of Culture 2014

Limerick City of Culture 2014

  Great news for University of Limerick Fall 2014 students –  you will arrive in time for “The Giants Journey”  which takes place on the 5th, 6th and 7th of September. This event has been organised by Limerick City of Culture 2014.  Limerick City of Culture 2014 is an ambitious plan to take the different elements of […]

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18. June 2014

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10 Things to do in Ireland on a Budget

10 Things to do in Ireland on a Budget

Do you want to experience Ireland, explore its beauty and uncover some of it’s secret gems? Are you living on a student budget? If you answered yes to the above then you’ve come to the right place! irishcentral.com have composed a list of 10 things to do in Ireland on a budget. It features a a range of […]

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