Profile: Donna Alexander

One of our Cork-based collaborators is Dr Donna Alexander (@americasstudies) from University College Cork. At our Cork launch event in November 2015, Donna gave a very interesting talk about how she uses Letters of 1916 with her MA students. Here is an excerpt from that talk and we will put the full version on the … Read more

Cork launch of “1916 in Transition” | UCC, Thursday 26 November, 7.45pm

1916 in Transition | Image: Military Archives of Ireland

We are delighted to invite History teachers to the Cork launch of “1916 in Transition” in Boole Lecture Theatre 2, University College Cork at 7.45pm on Thursday 26 November 2015. The “1916 in Transition” project was developed by the Letters of 1916 project and the Military Archives. The project provides 1916 themed lesson plans for … Read more

Letters 1916 Workshop & Digitisation | UCC, 26 November 2015, 2.00 – 5.00pm

Thursday 26 November Boole Library Research Skills Teaching Room, UCC 2.00 to 5.00pm The Letters of 1916 team invites you to a hands-on practical workshop in which you will have the opportunity to engage in a key aspect of the Letters of 1916 project – that of uploading letters to the database. We have about 60 letters related … Read more

Cork Launch of Letters 1916, University College Cork | 26 November 2015

You are invited to the Cork launch of the Letters of 1916 which will be taking place on Thursday 26 November in the the Boole Library and Boole Lecture Theatre 2, University College Cork. (map). The event will have several components. From 2 – 5pm the Letters team will be in the Research Skills Teaching … Read more