Study Abroad in Ireland – May 2020

Florida School of the Arts students Paige Lane, Jahleel Christian, Max Balch and Amaani Grant practice for “An Evening of Dance: Surfaces”

St. Johns River State College will venture to Ireland this May during the Summer A term for its annual study abroad trip. Travel dates are May 18 – 29, 2020. Students must register for at least one of the following courses during Summer A: GEB 2350 Introduction to International Business, LIT 2182 Modern Irish Literature, or CRW 2001 Creative Writing.

The class will explore Ireland’s rich literary history and visit many sites in Dublin such as Trinity College, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, The Guinness Storehouse, and Kilmainham Gaol, before heading to the west of Ireland to Sligo, Westport, Killary Fjord, Galway, Inishmore in the Aran Islands, Dingle, the Ring of Kerry, Kenmare, and the Rock of Cashel.

Students who are interested in participating are encouraged to attend an information meeting:

Palatka Campus – Friday, January 24 at 12:30 p.m. (room B0031)

St. Augustine Campus – Friday, January 31 at 12:00 p.m. (room L1112)

Orange Park Campus – Friday, February 7 at 1:30 p.m. (room V120)

Please note: There is a maximum/minimum number of seats allocated for the trip.

For more information, contact professors Paul Andrews at (904) 808-7446 or Dr. Summer Garrett at 904-808-7439.



Susan Kessler
Director of Public Relations and Publications
(386) 312-4020