Previous Events

January 20, 2005

Pride of Our Place: Phase II – Conference

20 January 2005, AmmA Centre, Armagh & 21 January 2005, Education Centre, Monaghan The primary purpose of Phase 2 is to engage teachers and pupils in focussed studies of elements of their local environments and the environments of their partner schools so as to promote mutual understanding, awareness of cultural, social and religious backgrounds to […]

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January 13, 2005

First Ever North/South Civil Service Training Course Begins

20 civil and public servants from Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland took part in the opening session of the first ever North/South civil and public service training programme in Newry on 13 January 2005. The programme is organised by a partnership made up of the Centre for Cross Border Studies, the Chartered Institute […]

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December 9, 2004

Partition and the creation of a ‘border region’

Mapping Frontiers Study Day 1 9 December 2004 Robinson Library, Abbey Street, Armagh The first study day for the ‘Mapping Frontiers, Plotting Pathways’ research project was held at the Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh, on Thursday 9 December 2004. The study day focused on the creation of the Irish Border and its historical impact. […]

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November 11, 2004

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

Annual Conference: The changing contexts of teacher education, North and South 11-12 November 2004 Armagh City Hotel The third major all-island conference of the Standing Conference on Teacher Education, North and South (SCoTENS) was held in the City Hotel Armagh on Thursday 11 – Friday 12 November 2004. The conference was addressed by a keynote […]

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November 10, 2004

Mapping Frontiers Study Day

Partition and the creation of a ‘border region’ Mapping Frontiers Study Day 1 9 December 2004 Robinson Library, Abbey Street, Armagh The first study day for the ‘Mapping Frontiers, Plotting Pathways’ research project was held at the Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh, on Thursday 9 December 2004. The study day focused on the creation […]

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November 4, 2004

E-learning as a Strategic Imperative for Universities in Ireland – A Symposium

4 November 2004 Dublin City University Universities Ireland held a symposium entitled ‘E-learning as a Strategic Imperative for Irish Universities’ in Dublin City University (DCU) on Thursday 4 November 2004. The symposium addressed the lessons of the recent international experience of e-learning in higher education and identified strategic opportunities for Irish higher education institutions, North […]

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October 13, 2004

Citizenship and Science Exchange (CaSE) Schools Project

Training Day 22 October 2004 Western Education & Library Board Technology Education Centre, Omagh Time Event Location 9.30 – 9.45 am Registration 9.45 – 10.20 Introduction Review of Module 1 – Peter McKenna Overview of Resources for Module 2 & 3 – Charlotte Holland Evaluator Talk – Kate Ennals Lecture Room 10.20 – 10.45 Review […]

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September 6, 2004

BORDER IRELAND Information Seminar

6 September 2004 Centre for Cross Border Studies, Armagh The Centre for Cross Border Studies is currently developing BORDER IRELAND, an online searchable database of cross-border information produced by policy-makers, researchers, government departments, EU-funded programmes and other major organisations in Ireland, North and South. BORDER IRELAND will provide for the first time an electronic gateway to the […]

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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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