Student Spotlight. Keira and Irish dancing in Cork

UCI English literature student Keira Whitaker is on exchange at UC Cork. Her adventure abroad has so far been enriching and inspiring. Keira has joined the UCC dance club, and performed at the cork jazz festival. She is currently learning traditional Irish step dancing, which she finds really exciting. Keira also won our 50th Anniversary…

Intern Spotlight. Scottish and Irish Parliament Internships: Why these programmes are worth it

Two cities, two Parliaments, 15 motivated UC interns. The Scottish and Irish Parliament Internship Programmes offer UC students the possibility to spend a term in Edinburgh and Dublin, respectively, and further they political knowledge and experience by working closely with members of these two Parliaments. On top of their internship, students attend lectures: in Edinburgh,…