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Next Guest Lecture, Annual Internal Trip and Hudson Taylor (66.9)

Friends,    After taking yet another short break the past week, An Cumann Staire is returning this week with the following events;   Events :    The Fitzgeralds of Desmond and Gaelic Culture in the Late Medieval Period : In our next

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Guest Lecture and our Annual Internal Trip (66.8)

Comrades,   Last week, we all had a little break with no major events taking place. This week however we’re back with full force with the following event in our line up. Events :   Custodians of the Rights of

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AGM, Post-Socs Ball & Future Trip to Prague (65.24)

Comrades!   Last week, our wonderful Cumann Staire attended the Societies’ Ball which was full of merriment and zealous joy. What’s more delightful is the fact that your history society managed to walk away with the ‘Best Cultural Contribution’ award,

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Tradition of Song, Final Guest Lecture & Future events (65.23)

Dearest, Last week, we were thoroughly entertained by a panel discussing the role of women during and after the 1916 Rising. It is without doubt that women played a pivotal role in assisting with the Rising and their accomplishments should

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Cork Trip, Windsors, Noel Browne and Songs of the Rising (65.11)

My fellow history enthusiasts,   Last week, we were treated to an inspiring lecture about the Byzantines by Dr. Dion Smythe (QUB). The Byzantines famously believed in the Middle Ages that they were in fact Roman. So, it just goes

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