Thursday, May 19, 2011

Irish Language Classes for Adult Learners

Gaelchultúr's Irish language classes for adult learners in Dublin and Carlow begin on 23 May 2011.  Some classes are still open, but prospective students are urged to register quickly.  For more information, visit the Gaelchultúr website.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Postgraduate Scholarships in Wales

The University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh and Celtic Studies is offering three Ph.D. scholarships beginning fall 2011 for 'students wishing to work in any of the Centre's research areas'.  The three-year scholarships cover living expenses, fees, and research costs up to £1000 per year.  Information on the application process can be found on the Centre's website.

Electronic Version of Dinneen's Dictionary

An electronic version of Dinneen's indispensible Irish-English Dictionary is available online at this address.  Do note, however, that unlike the eDIL, which is optimized for mobile and runs beautifully on all sorts of platforms, this edition of Dinneen is coded in Flash and cannot be viewed on iOS devices like the iPad.