Experience Summer School in Ireland!

Experience Summer School in Ireland for 2017 at the University of Limerick!

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.

“On the Plane…In a Daze”: Celina’s Scholarship Story

Celina Jaffe is an MA Dance Performance student at the University of Limerick who was awarded a full scholarship to study in Ireland from Go Overseas, worth $15,000, in conjunction with Education Ireland. This is her story.  Check out this video about Celina’s scholarship, including the moment she found out she had won! Some of us move abroad…

University of Limerick Bucket List

The top 10 things you have to do while studying in the University of Limerick (UL) – By UL International Student Stephanie Hodges 1. Go to Stables on a Friday night Friday nights at the Stables Club on campus are International Night. Every other Friday has a fun theme, and you’re sure to have a blast. There is a dance…

For Ireland!!…Part 2!

By Halie Finke, University of Limerick (UL) International Student Ambassador (Read Part 1 here) So you’re still planning on studying abroad and gaining an amazing experience in Ireland…Well I have more tips for you!! I have gained these tips over the past couple of months studying here and thought they’d be helpful for anyone making…

For Ireland!!…Part 1!

By Halie Finke, University of Limerick (UL) International Student Ambassador So you’re thinking of studying abroad in Ireland?  Spending a semester in another country is a very rewarding experience that everyone should be able to have.  In the process of preparing for your experience, your home university may have a seminar about the country you…

Brigids 6 Tips for other Brigids studying in Ireland

By Brigid Ackerman, University of Limerick International Student Ambassador When looking into study abroad locations, it was a given that Ireland was the place for me.  Besides my obvious paleness and penchant for sweaters and tea, I was yearning to be in a country where people appreciate my first name. I’ll share my plan for…

10 Struggles of being an American Study Abroad Student at UL

By Morgan Harm, University of Limerick (UL) International Student Ambassador   Adjusting to the crazy time difference and remembering that just because you’re awake doesn’t mean everyone back home is… Here’s to waiting five hours for someone to respond.  Forgetting what the sun looks like But when it does finally come out you’re both blinded and…

10 Things You Forgot to Pack for Study Abroad

By Ayah Al-Sharari & Hope Palalay, University of Limerick International Students from the USA We have officially been at the University of Limerick for three months now and have been comfortably settled into our cozy dorm rooms in Plassey and Thomond Village. Throughout orientation week, we gradually unpacked our luggage and amazed ourselves at the amount of…

How To Do CORK In A Day!

by University of Limerick International Student Ambassadors Katelyn Dietz and Patty Maglalang Cork is the second largest city in Ireland, and fittingly there is far too much to see and do in just one day. But if you find yourself only getting to visit this beautiful county for a short while, here’s our guide to…