Irish Genealogy Summer School, University College Cork, June 26 - July 2, 2016
This genealogy summer school offers a complete course in the latest Irish genealogy research for those searching for their Irish roots, as one would expect from a summer school held in UCC, one of the world’s leading universities. All aspects of the subject are covered by a series of presentations and ‘hands on’ workshops given by a selection of Ireland’s leading genealogical lecturers and experts. The latest online and offline sources are described and explained in presentations which will be of great interest to the seeker of Irish roots and family history, whether beginner or expert. The provisional timetable of lectures, workshops, events and excursions is detailed below.
A range of different packages is on offer to suit your genealogy research needs, ranging from a daily rate (134.12 euro) to a several day package (i.e. 3-6 days) to a complete package (i.e. all 7 days for 1094.12 euro). A complete list of the various packages and their cost is available here.
Genealogy sources, and approaches are described and explained in presentations which will be of great interest to the seeker of Irish roots and family history. It is suitable for all genealogy enthusiasts, no matter your level of expertise.
Thankfully, it is not all work. A number of field trips are offered featuring sites and locations in Cobh, Spike Island, Fota House, Not forgetting, optional evening tours to sites of interest in Cork itself, ‘the Venice of Ireland’, and fieldtrips to the beautiful town of Youghal, Beal na Blath and the beautiful Bride Valley.
Campus accommodation has been secured for the school duration at UCC and also a list of accommodation providers on request. Travel details from Dublin airport and Shannon are also available on request. Please email Course Co-ordinator Lorna Moloney with any of your queries at firstname.lastname@example.org
Local and international visitors are welcome and registration is now open. Payment can be made by credit card over the phone or via a bank transfer form. There are also concession rates available. Please contact Lorna Moloney at email@example.com for payment details or telephone +353-85-8721184
Contact Details UCC:
- Ancestral Connections Summer School Co-ordinator:
Lorna Moloney at Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or +353-(0)85-8721184 or +353-21-4904702
- Lindy Meldon, Programme Assistant:
T: +353 (0)21 4904700. Email: email@example.com
ANCESTRAL CONNECTIONS: NAMES, ROOTS TO THE RISING 26 JUNE - 2 JULY 2016