Looking for summer plans? Study abroad with the CoJMC

Thursday, October 1, 2015 - 7:00pm

Ireland: Media and Culture 2016

Add an awesome chapter to your story by traveling with your classmates and teachers to Ireland in 2016. You can earn credit while you experience a different culture and compare media trends to those of the United States.

The academic program will help students develop an understanding of the diversity of peoples and cultures and the significance and impact of mass communications in a global society. Students will learn first hand from guest lecturers, local residents, Irish media outlets and public relations agencies.

The program will expose students to cultural landmarks and media outlets such as: Trinity College, The Irish Times, The Irish Independent, RTE, Irish Examiner (Cork), Muckross House, Radio Kerry, (Killarney),  TG4 Irish Television (Connemara), PR Company (Dublin), H+A Marketing + PR (Cork), Firstcom Branding Agency (Dublin), Reputation, Inc. (Dublin), Javelin Group (Dublin), Archer Advertising (Belfast), Titanic Exhibition (Belfast), Giant’s Causeway (Belfast), RLA (Belfast), Game of Thrones Tour (Belfast), Queen’s University (Belfast) and Carrickfergus Castle (Belfast).

Contact the faculty leaders Rick Alloway; 402-472-6856 and Sue Roush; 402-472-3141 for more information.

Details about the trip can be found at: http://journalism.unl.edu/education-abroad

To register for the trip, visit: http://unl.studioabroad.com/index.cfm?FuseAction=Programs.ViewProgram&Program_ID=11932

As you begin to plan your education abroad experience, please go to the Education Abroad website at http://educationabroad.unl.edu/scholarships where you'll find useful links about financing your experience, scholarships, fees and payments.

The deadline to apply for summer 2016 travel is Feb. 1, 2016. 

Education Abroad: Ireland poster