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July 2015

  • Ireland 2015

    Interview: Dr. Tim Campbell

    I have had the privilege of getting to know Dr. Campbell the past couple of weeks as we traveled throughout Northern Ireland, learning about St. Patrick, the history of the country and understanding the complex nature…

    July 20, 2015
  • Ireland 2015

    Werk it Wednesday

    Wednesday, July 15 Our morning started out early as we prepared for our second week of placements at various locations in Northern Ireland. I had my placement with an individual who works in the department for Safe and…

    July 20, 2015
  • Ireland 2015

    #TacoTuesdaywithTim

    Tuesday, July 14 We started out our morning at 9:30 a.m. to begin the day by seeing the Parliament Buildings at Stormont in Belfast. Unfortunately, the buildings were closed for the day (many people…

    July 16, 2015
  • Ireland 2015

    Parades, museums & late night pizza

    Monday, July 13 On Monday morning, we started out our day by watching one of the parades in Bangor. Protestant fraternity members of the Orange Order marched the streets. The order’s name comes from…

    July 16, 2015
  • Ireland 2015

    Castles, Peace Walls & C.S. Lewis

    Sunday, July 12 Dr. Campbell and Mrs. Campbell picked us up at 10:30 a.m. and we traveled along the Causeway Coastal Route to find castles to explore. The first castle that we went to…

    July 15, 2015
  • Ireland 2015

    Sights, bonfires & Guthrie connection

    Saturday, July 11 We had a lie in (that’s Irish slang for sleeping in, ya’ll!) on Saturday morning and it was wonderful! We all ate breakfast and got ready for a big trip along…

    July 13, 2015
  • Ireland 2015

    Castle Gardens, BBQ & Guinness

    Thursday, July 9 Yesterday, I said that it was hard to get up on Wednesday. I lied. Thursday was REALLY hard. We all sleepily awoke and did our best to get ready. Leaving 15…

    July 11, 2015
  • Love

    The Proposal: David & Bridget

    If you’ve been wondering just how David asked Bridget to marry him…you’ve opened the right post! June 27, 2015 David and Bridget went to see the show, Once: the musical, at the State Theater.…

    July 10, 2015
  • Ireland 2015

    Coffee, mail merge & Tina Fey

    Wednesday, July 8 It was hard to wake up Wednesday morning. We were all pretty tired out, but once we got up and moving, it was much better! Rory and I arrived at the…

    July 9, 2015