Archive | July, 2012

Registration Open for conference on Protestant-Catholic Conflict, Stranmillis, 5-7 September

Registration is now open for a conference on ‘Protestant-Catholic Conflict: Historical Legacies and Contemporary Realities,’ 5-7 September at Stranmillis College in Belfast. The conference is one of the crowning events of the Open University’s ‘Protestant-Catholic Conflict,’ research project, headed up by Prof John Wolffe and in partnership with the Institute for Conflict Research in Belfast. […]

Summer School on Protestantism, Unionism and Loyalism

The Irish School of Ecumenics’ Summer School on Protestantism, Unionism and Loyalism continues July 9-12. Guided by historian and dramatist Philip Orr, and organised by Gladys Ganiel (coordinator of the MPhil in Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation), the School has so far featured visits and seminars with guest speakers, including DUP politician and Ulster Scots enthusiast […]

Commencement Ceremony 29 June

Students from the Irish School of Ecumenics participated in commencement ceremonies on Friday 29 June. Students were awarded MPhil degrees in Conflict Resolution and Reconciliation, Intercultural Theology and Interreligious Studies, and International Peace Studies. ISE students are pictured here with Trinity College Dublin Chancellor Mary Robinson, the first woman President of Ireland (1990-1997) and former […]

Colleen Brown Speaks at ISE Alumni Event

Colleen Brown, a 2002 Graduate of the Irish School of Ecumenics’ MPhil in Ecumenics, spoke at the annual alumni event on 28 June. The text of her talk is reproduced below. Colleen Brown Reflects on her Experience at ISE and its Impact on her Life and Work Happy eve of Graduation, graduates! And happy Homecoming […]