Sponging up life education in CanadaI have found independence during a study exchange in Toronto, which has woken me up to the realities of adulthood, writes Martina Gannon.
- December 13, 2012, 14:39
Emigration news of the weekThe Gathering "shakedown", making Dublin better, exodus of scientists and the tragic death of two boys in Hurricane Sandy: this week’s round-up of emigration-related stories from irishtimes.com
- November 15, 2012, 16:49
When an education means emigrationForeign universities offer courses that are often cheaper than their Irish counterparts, with wider entry criteria, in locations with a lower cost of living. And that's before you factor in the benefits of living and studying abroad, writes Ciara Kenny.
- September 7, 2012, 09:12
Au pairing as a test run for emigrationWorking in Spain for the summer has given me a taste of what it might be like to emigrate when I finish my degree, writes Jane O'Faherty in Valencia.
- August 20, 2012, 17:29
Irish students at HarvardAs the government looks likely to introduce fees in Irish universities, Steven Lydon, an Irish PhD student in German Philosophy at Harvard sought out fellow Irish students at the university to find out their reasons for emigrating, how they have adapted, and what they think of developments back home.
- December 31, 2011, 06:00