News: September 2013

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  1. Irish Economist spurs Irish patriotism

    According to Irish economist and author David McWilliams, one solution to Ireland’s recent economic problems may come from the Irish but not from Ireland, it would come from what he calls the “great Irish tribe.” ...
  2. Reflections on a Gaeltacht Summer

    Jess Lumsden, a Candidate for Ph.D. in History concentrating in Irish Studies, reflects on her summer spent in the Gaeltacht. During the past summer the Keough Naughton Institute for Irish studies sponsored a group of Notre Dame undergradua...
  3. In Memoriam: Father Jenkins pays tribute to Seamus Heaney

    Seamus Heaney Rev. John I. Jenkins, C.S.C., president of the University of Notre Dame, has offered the following statement regarding the death of Irish poet and Nobel laureate Seamus Heaney: “When the University of Notre Dame con...
  4. Irish Novelist Reflects on Changing Times

    Irish novelist Patrick McCabe drew on his personal experience growing up in Ireland to address the effects of technological development Friday in a talk titled, “Irish Village Life Over 100 Years: From Brass Band to Broadband.̶...