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Éasca Péasca: Linguistics, Leprechauns, and Legends

Éasca Péasca: Linguistics, Leprechauns, and Legends: Revisiting ‘Artemis Fowl’ with Gaeilge (Student Stories) By Leah Walper In 2001, Eoin Colfer’s

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Speak Irish: Grianstad an Gheimhridh

Speak Irish: Grianstad an Gheimhridh By Bob Carney Many cultures in the Northern Hemisphere prior to Christianity celebrated the solstice.

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Cleveland Comhrá: Christmas Reflections

Cleveland Comhrá: Christmas Reflections By Bob Carney “May You Never Forget What is Worth Remembering or Remember What is Best

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Illuminations: The 1918 Flu Epidemic in Ireland

Illuminations:  The 1918 Flu Epidemic in Ireland By:  J. Michael Finn The 1918-19 influenza pandemic killed an estimated fifty million

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Could You Speak Irish for 24 Hours?

Gaeilge24: Could you speak Irish for 24 hours? 30,000+ students from 315 schools took part in #Gaeilge24 with Conradh na Gaeilge on

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Archaeology as Gaeilge: Éasca Péasca (Easy Peasy)

Éasca Péasca: Student Stories: Archaeology as Gaeilge By Maighread Southard-Wray Níl aon tinteán mar do thinteán féin. There is no

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Cleveland to Cambodia: Madigan Muses. Also, Irish Trivia

  Madigan Muses: Cleveland to Cambodia by Marilyn Madigan My childhood neighbor, Kevin Conroy, was recently home from Cambodia to

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Hero of Bataan: Chaplain Fr. John E. Duffy: Illuminations:

Illuminations: Chaplain Father John E. Duffy, Hero of Bataan By:  J. Michael Finn “I did what I could for each

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Speak Irish: Tá Ceothanna na Samhna

Speak Irish: “Tá Ceothanna na Samhna” By Bob Carney The fogs of November, the first line in the poem “Fanntais

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Cleveland Comhrá: The Irish Brigade

  Cleveland Comhrá: The Irish Brigade By Bob Carney Forty-five years before the end of the American Civil War, an

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Pittsburgh Irish: Making Connections

  Pittsburgh Irish: Making Connections By Elizabeth Myers From its people to its placenames, the Greater Pittsburgh area maintains many

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