Selected Activities

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We’ll arrive in Dublin on a weekend, so you will have time to explore the city and familiarize yourself with public transportation and surroundings.  The “work” portion of our trip officially kicks off on Sunday night with a welcome dinner. You will be expected to work full-time on projects in the days that follow with group activities, seminars and breaks for exploring and interviewing built into the daily schedule.

  • Research, produce, conduct interviews, record video, audio and photographs in and around Dublin, Galway and surrounding communities.
  • Write and edit stories for competitive peer review and publishing in an iBook format for distribution on iTunes.
  • Participate in a half-day Irish language presentation and workshop with Aoife Crawford, Irish Language Officer, Trinity College  Europe on Air Programme 12 interview with Aoife Crawford on Irish language and folklore.
  • Travel to Inis Mor, one of the Aran Islands to interact with native Gaelic speakers.
  • Attend (Workshop TBA) GMIT Galway.  Faculty profiles here.
  • Meet pilots and staff of the Galway Flying Club.  Pending segment with local media and/or RTE Nationwide.
  • Independent sightseeing of Doolin, Aran Islands, the Burren, Cliffs of Moher, Galway Bay.
  • Additional activities TBA.