The Early Start Program at University College Cork is a three week program where incoming international students can choose one of six courses to learn about Ireland through unique perspectives and have a chance to become familiar with UCC campus and the city of Cork before other students arrive for the semester. Never have I … More Early Start in Irish Archaeology: RECAP
During my first two weeks here in Ireland, there’s no denying I’ve been eating out WAY too much for my wallet. However, most of what I have eaten has been absolutely delicious! Ireland has gained some notice for big time foodies so I thought I’d share some of my promised images of what I’ve been … More Tastes of Ireland
Leaving the states and heading abroad has been so surreal to the extent that I’m not sure my mind has grasped exactly what change I am going through and the journey I’ve begun. I was simply on a plane headed toward a destination. Reaching checkpoints and continuing on. To my surprise, a sunny blue morning … More Welcome to Cork!
*Warning: Lengthy post ahead* When I first installed Twitter, I became a manic-Tweeter. After my prolonged refusal to join the “mainstream” social media crowd (how hipster of me, right?), I jumped in my virtual boat and started cruising along at about 100 tweets per week. Thankfully, I began to reduce my over-achieving pace after a … More The Tale of a Recovering Twitter Addict