Tag Archives: Trinity College Dublin

Leaving Ireland with hopes to return

Our global studies group had an early check-out time the next morning from Trinity College Dublin. Several campus students would be providing us with bags of on-the-go breakfast food, including fruit, yogurt and a juice box. We were scheduled to … Continue reading

Posted in Air Travel, Dublin, Flickr, Global Studies, International, Ireland, Study Abroad, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A short solo excursion in Dublin

My global studies classmates and I met in the conference center building once more for a class session. In the first one, we discussed culture and its relevance to business. This time, we shared new insights and ideas for our … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Global Studies, International, Ireland, Study Abroad, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Business trips and plans for remaining free time in Ireland

Our time in Ireland would soon be coming to a close, although we still had some leisure time for exploring. A little bit of business came first on the agenda and our global studies group met just outside of a … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Global Studies, International, Ireland, Study Abroad, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Old books, more of Grafton Street and Dublin by bus

I started out the day going solo, returning to the Buttery for breakfast during which unexpected plans were made for the day. As I sat with half of my food left to finish, one student, who had toured the old … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Global Studies, International, Ireland, Study Abroad, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Absorbing history at a brewery, prison and a very old pub

The next day began with a tour of the Guinness Storehouse, which was the first of several businesses we’d visit. I grabbed a taxi with one student and talking with the driver, we learned something of technology’s part in helping … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Global Studies, International, Ireland, Study Abroad, Tours, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Academics, touring campus, Grafton Street and medieval Dublin

Early in the morning, a light rain was coming down and birds were squawking around the buildings. I didn’t have to start getting ready for the day just yet, so I sat by the window and wrote in my Celtic … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Global Studies, International, Ireland, Study Abroad, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Getting acquainted with Dublin, global studies group

The process of settling in at Trinity College began for our global studies group as two students welcomed us and helped with luggage. Some of the accommodations were ready, while others weren’t. However, that wasn’t a problem. We could temporarily … Continue reading

Posted in Dublin, Global Studies, International, Ireland, Study Abroad, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment