Friday, November 18, 2016, 7:00pm
The Chuck Ward Memorial Lecture
Dr. Alison Donnelly, Geography, UW-Milwaukee
"Climate Change and the Irish Landscape"
Michael Joyce Room, County Clare Irish Inn
1234 N. Astor St, Milwaukee
Sponsored by the Center for Celtic Studies and MKE Celtic
Monday, October 31, 2016, 6:00-9:00pm
Samhain - Taaseong Celebration
Edith S. Hefter Center, 3217 N. Lake Drive
A Celtic/Anishinaabe Halloween celebration with music, traditional refreshments, games, scary stories, and singing from the Celtic and Anishinaabe traditions. Costumes encouraged and all are welcome.
Sponsored by the Center for Celtic Studies, Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education, and UWM Year of the Humanities
Friday, September 30, 2016, 5:30pm
Opening - Tracing the Táin
Featuring the Art of Coreé Coppinger
Sept 30 - November 11, 2016
Irish Cultural and Heritage Center of Wisconsin, 2133 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee,WI
Presented by the Center for Celtic Studies at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center of Wisconsin, 2133 W. Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee,WI.
Coreé Coppinger, an international award winning photographer/artist, Irish language/history student, creates an impressionistic/abstract portrayal of the battles, the magic and events revolving around Cúchulainn, the hero, in the epic tale, the Táin, An Táin Bó Cuailnge, (The Cattle Raid of Cooley), in Ulster cycle of Irish Mythology.
Bí linn-join us for the craic!
Wendesday, September 28, 2016, 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Fall Semester Kick-off Céílí
Greene Hall, UW-Milwaukee Campus
Performances by Ceol Caírde, Julie Clark, and Scottish Dancers, Refeshments served.
Thursday, September 8, 2016, 9:00am - 2:0pm
Study Abroad in Fair
Union Concourse, UW-Milwaukee Campus
Study Abroad Fair at the Union Concourse, Thursday, September 8th, from 9-2. Program leaders and financial aid representatives will be available to answer any questions you might have on the semester-long Spring 2017 Colmcille program.
Wendesday, September 7, 2016, 3:00pm - 5:00pm
CCS Open Day
Merrill Hall, G42, UW-Milwaukee Campus
Come and learn about our courses in the Irish Language, the Certificate in Celtic Studies, Study Abroad in Ireland opportunities and some of our upcoming events.
Friday, May 6, 2016, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Center for Celtic Studies Certificate Ceremony
Dr. Mary Trotter, English, UW-Madison
"Constance Markievicz's 'Nationalist Drag': Making a Space for Women in Ireland's Theatrical and Political Stages"
Music will be provided by Áthas, and light refreshments will be served.
Hefter Center, 3271 N. Lake Drive
Free and Open to the Public
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Nina S. McConigley
Hefter Center, 3271 N. Lake Drive, Milwaukee
Born in Singapore and raised in Wyoming, Nina McConigley has won multiple literary awards and has authored works such as Cowboys and East Indians and Owen Wister Considered. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Houston and an MA in English from the University of Wyoming where she currently teaches writing.
March 4-6, 2016
Deireadh Seachtaine Gaeile/Irish Language Weekend
Milwaukee Irish Fest Center, 1532 Wauwatosa Ave., Milwaukee
Weekend Tuition $75
Saturday only $50
Free to UWM students
Pre-registration required. For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 414-229-6520.