Friday, March 9
Travel to Chicago
Saturday, March 10
Visit Old St. Patrick’s Church
Flight to Dublin
Sunday, March 11
Arrive in Dublin
Visit with Michael D. Higgins, President of the Republic of Ireland
Hike in County Wicklow
Group dinner
Meeting with representatives from United Airlines and Independent News & Media
Monday, March 12
Briefing at U.S. Embassy in Dublin
Guided tour of EPIC Irish Emigration Museum
Tuesday, March 13
Tour of Famine Art Exhibit
Tour of Dublin Castle
Field Reporting
Wednesday, March 14
Field Reporting
Master Class with history professor at Maynooth University
Thursday, March 15
Travel to Belfast
Meeting with Professor at Queens University about the impact of the Troubles
Friday, March 16
Walking tour of Belfast
Symposium at Seamus Heaney HomePlace in Bellaghy
Saturday, March 17
St. Patrick’s Day
Work time and group meal
Sunday, March 18
Return to Bloomington