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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

We’re in Sin!

We have been featured on almost a whole page in Sin Newspaper’s first issue of the academic. Year you can read all about Aiséirí Week and account by Margaret Ó hÓgartaigh. You can read it here.

Posted in Aiseiri, Society History, Uncategorized

Alumni Accounts

As you may have noticed as part of the new website and general shake up of the layout, there is a new section relating to alumni. This will include accounts and recollections of former members. The accounts are part of

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James F. Lydon (1928-2013)

We are saddened to hear of the passing of one of the founding members of the society, James Francis Michael Lydon on June 25. He was a graduate of University College Galway where he studied English and History for which

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Society Founding Year Discovered

We can finally disclose for the first time as a society (since we last knew) that the society was founded in late 1951. We have been in the process for some time of finding out about the illustrious history of

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