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Irish Studies

LMU’s minor in Irish Studies is an interdisciplinary program designed to complement a variety of majors by providing students with an understanding of the historical and cultural development of the Irish people and the significance of their intellectual, artistic, spiritual, and economic contribution to world civilization, including their experiences as both a postcolonial nation and an emigrant diaspora.

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Give students the critical lens of the Irish perspective to better see and engage the political and social landscape of Europe, America, and the global community.
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Dermot Ryan, Father Engh, President Snyder
Society of the Friendly Sons of Saint Patrick Annual Banquet
Dr. Dermot Ryan (Director of Irish Studies), Dr. Timothy Snyder (President of LMU), and Father Michael Engh (Chancellor of LMU) celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day 2022.