Irish Ambassador Timothy O’Connor to Speak at SHU

News Story: November 8, 2006

Ambassador Timothy O’Connor, Consul General of Ireland delivered a lecture atSacredHeartUniversity on  November 15. The event will took place in the Schine Auditorium on theFairfield campus at5151 Park Avenue.

With the University’s growing activities in Ireland and Europe, the discussion focused on Ireland’s relationships with the United States and the European Union.

Following the lecture, there was a question-and-answer session with the Ambassador.  The lecture was sponsored by the University’s Department of Government and Politics.

Sacred Heart University’s Center for Irish Studies in Dingle Peninsula, Ireland, offers students the opportunity to study the Gaelic language and Irish culture in an immersive setting.