Ireland trip is now taking applications

The summer 2020 trip to Ireland is all set!

The Class

A three (3) credit hybrid course that will satisfy LSSU’s cultural diversity General Education requirement. Explore cultural and healthcare issues in both the United States and Ireland. What problems do the two countries share, and what is unique to each country? How does that tie into health and healthcare? What could we learn from each other?


• One week of online coursework: May 4-10, 2020

• Two, 8-hour days of on campus coursework: May 11-12, 2020

• Travel to Ireland for 16 days: May 13-28, 2020


Plans are to visit a university campus, museums, historical sites,  churches, hospitals, castles, geological sites of interest such as the Cliffs of Mohr, the Aran Islands, an Irish Coast Guard rescue squad, Kilmainham Gaol, the Emigration Museum, the Jeanie Johnston Famine Ship, Trinity College and the Book of Kells, cultural restaurants, performances, and more.

WhyLong Room Trinity College

• Earn cultural diversity credits.
• International learning experience in a beautiful country.
• Worldly perspective on culture and healthcare.


• Make an appointment with the Study Abroad Office.
• Talk to your advisor to discuss how this program will fit into your requirements.
• Make an appointment with the financial aid office to see if your financial aid may apply.
• Click here to download the application.

Program Dates: May 4 – 28, 2020
Application Period: Dec. 4, 2019 – Feb. 5, 2020Cliffs of Mohr

For more information contact:

Professor Lori Oliver, School of Nursing, [email protected]
Teresa Yelverton, Study Abroad Office, [email protected]




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