Previous Events

June 2, 2004

Improving the Lives of Older People on the Island of Ireland : A Study Day

The Atlantic Philanthropies and the Centre for Cross Border Studies 2 June 2004 Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh On behalf of The Atlantic Philanthropies, the Centre for Cross Border Studies organised a private study day on Improving the lives of older people on the island of Ireland in Armagh on 2 June 2004. The keynote speaker […]

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May 20, 2004

Cross-Border Higher Education Co-operation in Ireland and Europe

Higher Education Conference Series: Conference 4 20 – 21 May 2004 Slieve Russell Hotel, Ballyconnell, Co.Cavan The keynote speakers were Professor Linda Nielsen, Rector of Copenhagen University, one of the driving forces behind the Øresund cross-border university network linking 12 higher education institutions in Denmark and southern Sweden; and Professor Gerry McKenna, Vice-Chancellor of the University […]

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January 22, 2004

Pride of our Place: Phase II – Workshops

Workshop 1 Day 1: 30 January 2003 10.00 am Coffee and registration 10.30 Welcome and introductions 11.00 Overview of project setting Pride of our Place into the curriculum context – Vivien Kelly and Colm Ceallachain 11.45 Lessons learnt from Pride of our Place Phase I – Mary Burke 12.30 pm Lunch at Seagoe Hotel 1.45 Methodologies, resources and […]

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November 27, 2003

Citizenship and Science Exchange (CaSE) Schools Project

Residential Training 27 – 28 November 2003 Teachers Education Centre, Monaghan 27 November 2005 9.30 am Registration/ Coffee 10.00 Schedule & Introduction to CaSE portfolio 10.15 Workshop 1 : Preparation of topics using CaSE Portfolio 11.15 Coffee Break 11.45 Workshop 2 : Undertake action in selected topics 1.00 pm LUNCH 2.15 Workshop 3 – Practical […]

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October 13, 2003

Citizenship and Science Exchange (CaSE) Schools Project

Orientation Meeting 13 October 2003 Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh Time Schedule 10.00am – 11.00 Introduction to CaSE Project – Guidelines for Workshops 11.00 – 11.30 Coffee 11.30 – 12.30pm Workshop 1 – Themes/ Topics 12.30 – 1.00 Feedback Session from Workshop 1 1.00 – 2.15 Lunch 2.15 – 2.45 Overview of CaSE website […]

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October 9, 2003

Standing Conference on Teacher Education, North and South (SCoTENS)

Annual Conference: Challenges to teacher education & research North and South 9-10 October 2003 Grand Hotel Malahide The Standing Conference on Teacher Education, North and South (SCoTENS) held a major conference in Malahide, Co Dublin, in October 2003 under the title ‘Challenges to Teacher Education and Research, North and South’, with a keynote address from […]

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May 15, 2003

International Education: A Capacity Builder for the Island of Ireland?

Higher Education Conference Series: Conference 2 15 – 16 May 2003 Slieve Russell Hotel, Cavan This conference was the second of a series of six higher education conferences which were organised by the Department for Employment and Learning in Belfast and the Department of Education and Science in Dublin, together with representatives of the university, […]

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February 5, 2003

North South Student Teacher Exchange Orientation Day – Year 1

5 February 2003 Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh Programme The Orientation Day took place in the Centre for Cross Border Studies in Armagh. This is in Abbey Street in the historic centre of the town opposite the Church of Ireland cathedral. 11.45 am Refreshments and registration 12.00 Introduction by Centre for Cross Border Studies […]

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May 17, 2002

Towards a Strategic Economic and Business Research Agenda for the island of Ireland: A North/South seminar

17 May 2002 Canal Court Hotel, Newry Programme 09.30 am Refreshments 10.00 Opening remarks by Sir George Quigley, Chairman, Bombardier Aerospace 10.10 Discussion paper by Michael D’Arcy, D’Arcy Smyth Associates, Dublin 10.50 Response by Dr Stephen Roper, Assistant Director, Northern Ireland Economic Research Centre 11.05 Refreshments 11.30 Panel discussion 12.30 pm Reflection by Dr William Harris, Director-General, Science Foundation […]

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October 18, 2001

School, Youth and Teacher Exchanges

18 October 2001 The Marketplace Theatre, Armagh The Centre held a School, Youth and Teacher Exchanges Study Day at The Market Place Theatre and Arts Centre, Armagh to discuss the findings of this scoping study. PROGRAMME 09:30 Refreshments 10:00 Opening remarks by the chairman, Professor John Coolahan, National University of Ireland Maynooth 10:15 Opening address […]

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October 11, 2001

North South FMD Study Day

11 October 2001 The Market Place Theatre, Armagh Programme 09.30 am Refreshments 10:00 Opening remarks by Dr Tom Collins, director, Dundalk Institute of Technology 10:15 Opening remarks by the chairman, Mr Matt Dempsey, editor and chief executive,Irish Farmers Journal 10:30 Presentation by Dr Patricia Clarke, research manager, Centre for Cross Border Studies 11:15 Refreshments 11:45 […]

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October 4, 2001

Local Government Study Day

4 October 2001 Centre for Cross Border Studies, 39 Abbey Street, Armagh The Centre for Cross Border Studies launched the Local Government report at a North/South Study day on 4 October 20001. Invitations were sent to key individuals in health boards and trusts, government departments, and other relevant organisations. PROGRAMME 10:00 Opening remarks Mr John […]

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