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Daniel O’Connell, Return of lecture series & IHSA aftermath (65.20)

Dearest,   Last week, mass hysteria gripped the student body as not only was there no Cumann Staire event but there wasn’t even a weekly e-mail update. Many tears flowed through the Arts Concourse and a vast amount of our

Posted in Academic Lectures, IHSA

Table Quiz, IHSA, Galway’s Citizen Army & James Connolly’ (65.19)

Dearest History lovers, Last week the prestigious Arts Ball took place with the likes of Hudson Taylor, The Original Rudeboys and The Academic all giving outstanding performances to an energised and joyful crowd. Fun was definitely had and pleasant memories

Posted in IHSA, Table Quiz

The ITGWU, ICA, IHSA, Galwaymen at War and Postgrad Opportunities (65.7)

Dearest Comrades, Last week, Prof Joseph Bergin (Manchester) greeted us with a splendid lecture about ‘The Problem of Religion in French History’, which was strangely encapsulating considering he spoke of sectarianism, royalist cruelty, and death. Much fun was had regardless.

Posted in Academic Lectures, Call for Papers, IHSA

Religion, the French, IHSA and talks galore. (65.6)

Salutations Comrades, Last week your Cumann Staire welcomed Dr. John Paul Newman (Maynooth) to our lovely, peaceful university and gave us an enticing and captivating lecture on European Revolutions from 1917-1923; a period of time that, as it turns out,

Posted in Academic Lectures, Call for Papers, IHSA, Newsletters, Society History

Irish History Students Association confersnce (63.16)

Hi everyone! Our colleagues have asked us to circulate this email to you and remind you that they are keen for NUI History enthusiasts to give a paper at the annual Irish History Students’ Association Conference which will be on in March. Email

Posted in IHSA, Newsletters