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Institute Fellows recognized for Superior Writing and Teaching

Author: Margaret Lloyd

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Professor of English Susan Harris’ article “Mobilizing Maurya: J.M. Synge, Bertolt Brecht, and the Revolutionary Mother” was awarded honorable mention by Modern Drama prize committee.  Modern Drama, founded in 1958, is the most prominent journal in English to focus on dramatic literature. …

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Seniors Recognized for Excellence in Irish Studies

Author: Margaret Lloyd

Two seniors were recognized graduation weekend for their scholarship in Irish studies. 

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Samantha Caesar, a Political Science major with minors in Irish Studies and Peace Studies, received the Donald and Marilyn Keough Award for Excellence in Irish Studies.  First introduced to Irish Studies through her Irish language classes with Professor Mary O’Callaghan, Sam enjoyed a steady diet of Irish Studies classes: Irish politics, literature, history and film.…

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Michael D. Higgins, President of Ireland to speak to Ireland Council, Notre Dame International and Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies Fellows in Chicago

Author: Margaret Lloyd


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President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins is the guest of honor at a luncheon hosted by the University of Notre Dame and the Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies on Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at the Chicago Club, Chicago, Illinois.

President Higgins will speak to the University’s Ireland Council, Notre Dame International and Keough-Naughton Institute for Irish Studies Fellows about the many connections between Ireland and Notre Dame. …

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