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Study Abroad In Ireland

Study Abroad in Maynooth, Ireland

This program is open to all juniors and seniors with a GPA of 3.0 or greater. Students will spend a semester studying at 200-year-old Maynooth University, which is located only 15 miles from Dublin. Students may choose from a wide variety of courses while there, including European history, English and Irish literature, classical Greek and Rome, and geography. Financial aid and scholarships are avilable, and on-campus housing will be provided. Questions may be directed to Dr. Owen S. Ireland (395-5627) and applications may be picked up at the Office of International Education in Morgan Hall. For more information on the program, see Maynooth University's Office of International Education website or this gallery of stunning photographs and videos from the campus.


Last Updated 5/7/14


History major Gabrielle Brannigan received a scholarship to enter the MA program in Social Studies and Special Education at the University of Rochester's Warner School of Education.

Dr. Takashi Nishiyama has published a book, Engineering War and Peace in Modern Japan, 1868-1964 (Johns Hopkins University Press, 2014).

Dr. Takashi Nishiyama was interviewed by Mainichi, a major national newspaper in Japan, for the Oct. 3, 2014, issue.

The department hosted an NEH Workshop, Rochester Reform Trail, for K-12 teachers in July 2014.

History major Amy Freeman has published an article on the Eastman Dental Dispensary in the Democrat and Chronicle.

Dr. Takashi Nishiyama was interviewed by Yomuiri, a major national newspaper in Japan.

Dr. Ken O'Brien has been named a SUNY Provost Fellow for the 2013-2014 year.

Dr. Bruce Leslie has been named a SUNY Distinguished Service Professor.


The Malik Lecture will be held on Thursday, February 12, 2015, at 7 pm at the Tower Fine Arts Center Mainstage.

The Robert Marcus Lecture will be held on Wednesday, April 15, 2015, at 7:30 pm in the lecture hall (room 104) of the Liberal Arts Building.