First Impressions of UL

By UL International student ambassador Bianca Smith So I love to dance. A lot. And I also happen to love Ireland. A lot. That’s what brought me back here in the first place. And when I decided to go back to school, UL was the only place I applied because I wanted to have my…

Friendsgiving

By UL student ambassador Bianca Smith Thanksgiving is a very big American holiday. It falls on the 4th Thursday of every November and it also happens to be my favorite holiday. Every year, growing up, we would go to my grandmother’s house and the entire family would get together. Around 1 pm we would start…

Canada vs Ireland by UL International Student Valerie Grignon

by UL International Student Ambassador Valerie Grignon I was born and have always lived in Montreal, Canada, which I guess is different from the rest of the country itself. Now that I have been in Ireland for about 3 months, I am starting to see and understand how this beautiful country and its inhabitants are…

From China to The University of Limerick

By UL International Student Ambassador Rae Fan Check out University of Limerick My name is Rae, an international student from China. This is my first time to come to Ireland. The scenery in UL is very attractive, especially the Shannon River, therefore I took many photos when I came across the living bridge on campus…

Limerick Limerick Food Series: La Cucina

 International Students on food in Limerick       By Lindsay Nygren and Xiaoyu Lin, University of Limerick International Student Ambassadors Many of our international students miss their home foods when they study here, so do we. In our spare time, we will walk through Limerick city or even the whole Ireland to seek out local…

The great outdoors by Lizzy Selvik, UL International Student Ambassador

Becoming an international student at the University of Limerick does not just mean you will be attending a great school where you will meet tons of people from all over the world while developing a global perspective on your education. While all of this is true, one thing I didn’t consider before going abroad was…

On your bike by Yini Gao, UL International Student Ambassador

By Yini Gao, University of Limerick International Student Ambassador Hi folks, How’s it going? Last week I made a trip to Ballyhoura Mountains. Last year one of my roommates joined the mountain bike club in UL and went to Ballyhoura to cycle. He shared his exciting experience and loads of pictures that really made me…