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What a way to start the week. EIL Ireland has made it to the Semi-Finals of the Cork Digital Marketing Awards! Not only that but EIL Explore has also made it to the Semi-finals too! The Cork Digital Marketing Awards are organised by Cork Chamber Skillnet to recognise the remarkable achievements of companies using digital to enhance consumer experience in Cork. The 2018 winners will be announced on the 28th September. EIL Explore Small Website (Small Business) Best use of Twitter (Small Business) Best Use of Facebook (Small Business) EIL Ireland Best use of Facebook (Medium Business) Best...
In 2014, AFS celebrates the centennial of the American Field Service, the organization that gave rise to the AFS Intercultural Programs as we know it today. The American Field Service was a World War I and II volunteer ambulance and "camion" corps that helped transport hundreds of thousands of...
EIL Ireland is excited to announce that is has become the 61st national member of The AFS Intercultural Programs global network. AFS Intercultural Programs is a non-profit international education organization that helps people develop the knowledge, skills and understanding needed to create a more just and peaceful world. Each year around 12,000 young people take part in the AFS Programs that are supported by over 43,500 volunteers and staff in 60+ countries worldwide. www.afs.org This heralds a new era of AFS and EIL working as one in Ireland. AFS Intercultural Programs have confirmed the...
We are delighted to annunc that we have have made it to the Finals for of this years Cork Digital Marketing awards for Best Digital Marketing by an SME/Corporate/Sole-Trader The competition this year was looks to be really tough ad it just goes to show the amazing talent that can be found in the Business here in Cork
On 27th August, 2016 students from all over the world arrived in Ireland to begin their Secondary School in Ireland programme. Based in communities all over the country, these students live with Irish host families and attend Irish Secondary Schools. Each student has embasrked an individual advernture...but by the looks of it, our Waterford students have already begun exploring Ireland's wilderness. Check out this photo of a recent hike they took up the Comeragh mountain! We look forward to hearing more about how they are enjoying their time in Ireland, and adventuring even further into the...
A few months ago we told introcuduced you to Catherine, who was coming to the end of the Study Abroad experience in Ireland . http://goo.gl/DPW695 Now Catherine is home, and reflecting on her year in Ireland... "Hello everyone, I suppose that this will probably my last post, where has the time gone? I hope that writing this will give me some closure for the amazing year. It's actually kind of funny how similar first and last moments are. When you go for a walk, you observe as much as you can, whether it is taking it all in for the first time, trying to not miss a detail, or trying to not...
Last Autumn Sophie set out to complete a semester of Secondary School in France , however little did she know she would spend almost a year in France and have a new family upon her return in June! Sophie extended her programme to last the full academic year, once she arrived in France and felt instantly welcome. She was even featured in French newspaper, documenting her experience of an Irish student in France! According to host-mum Carole “Sophie is part of the family, we bring her to all family reunions. My two sons, 9 and 13 years old, became her adoptive brothers. We are so busy with our...
We have just received some fantastic news that we have been nominated for two WebsAwards this year! The event will be in Dublin on September 28th. There will be two rounds of judging to get us to the Finalists list. A huge congratulations to all those who were nominated You can find a list of all those nominated here. The hashtag for this event is #RealexWebs16 so make sure to keep an eye out for it Best Education and Third Level apc.ucc.ie cnag.ie COGG.ie comhartaighde.com/ e-dublin.com.br eilireland.org focloir.ie globalcitizenaward.ie hewittcollege.ie e-dublin.com.br msu.ie network.riam.ie...
Our 2016 Leaving Cert Preparation group in Antibes are having a great time this week! They have been absorbing French culture and language in sunny Antibes while enjoying some activities and excursions along the way too! Who needs the Euro's when you can have a peaceful time in the Cote d'Azur instead? Watch this space for more photos next week!
Catherine Sutherland is an American student who has been studying in Ireland since August and will return in a few short weeks. Here, Catherine gives us her perspective of the Irish school system in comparison to the school system that she knows in the USA. "Talking about the Irish school system is something I simply have to touch on, especially based on its importance (for future students). This can be a bit confusing but it is paramount you understand the factors involved. One thing you need to be careful with is constantly comparing it to your own schooling, I surely did and it didn't...

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