From Indonesia to Ireland: Why Limerick is Full of Surprises

Afriana is an Erasmus Mundus Student under the Lotus+ Programme studying Management Sciences and Business Studies at UL for 6 months. The Beginning… Gazing out of the airplane window, I was thinking of the endless questions that almost every international student has. Have I made the right decision? What is the place like?  Will I make…

How Studying Abroad Has Changed My Perspective

Katherine Keatley is a psychology student from Texas, studying abroad at the University of Limerick. Here, she explores the changes in perspective that have come about through her experience studying abroad in Ireland.  Any former international student will tell you that their time abroad changed them. Naturally, when I chose to travel to Ireland, I expected…

7 Ways UL Promotes Balanced Student Life

American postgraduate student at the University of Limerick, Ahnika White, explores the 7 most beneficial services and initiatives offered by the university to it’s students Clubs and Societies UL takes pride in the sporting culture here on campus—our incredible sports arena is a testament to that—and there is just as much pride in the various student-run…

Mature Student’s Journey to UL: From Minnesota via Taiwan!

Jennifer Lentz is a mature student at the University of Limerick, studying English teaching. Here, she tells us about her journey to UL, from Minnesota via Taiwan!  Welcome all! I am ecstatic about being apart of the University of Limerick’s ambassador program. My blog will be about my journey here, what I learned, my triumphs,…

Top 5 Coffee Shops You Must Visit in Limerick

Carrie Burns is a Study Abroad student at the University of Limerick from Minssesota, USA. Here, she gives a detailed run down of her favourite Limerick City coffee shops, complete with gorgeous pictures that will have you hankering for a coffee fix.  The planning process of moving to another country for a few months is an…