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The US Election & Ireland

Most people who know a little bit about the USA and a little bit about Ireland are familiar with the close historical and… More

Dr. Thomas Kelley Resident Director

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Dr. Thomas Kelley

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Resident Director


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Tom Kelley joined Arcadia in October 2011. Tom, a native of Cleveland, Ohio, graduated from Kenyon College with Distinction and High Honors in History. He also holds a Ph.D. in Irish History from the University of Dublin, Trinity College, as well as a Master’s Degree completed in both French and English in Reformation and Enlightenment studies.

The US Election & Ireland

Dr. Thomas Kelley November 8, 2016

Most people who know a little bit about the USA and a little bit about Ireland are familiar with the close historical and cultural connections between the two nations. Others with an even deeper understanding know the close political ties between the… More

To leave or not to leave, that is the Brexit.

Dr. Thomas Kelley July 5, 2016

The question I am asked most often these days is what does the Brexit mean for Ireland. Will the Leave vote mean more businesses locating to Dublin? Will Britain still want Irish potatoes? Will Game of Thrones continue filming in Northern Ireland? No… More

Students Enjoy 1916 Centenary Weekend in Dublin

Dr. Thomas Kelley March 1, 2016

Students from England, Scotland & Ireland meet up in Dublin During Easter week in 1916, a small yet determined group of rebels took up arms against Britain during an historic rebellion that changed the direction of Irish self-determination. What made… More

Irish Prime Minister calls General Election

Dr. Thomas Kelley February 17, 2016

Ireland’s current Prime Minister, or Taoiseach, dissolved the Irish parliament recently and called for new elections on 26 February. While the Republican and Democratic presidential candidates battle for their party nominations over the next few months… More

Irish Students Visit Game of Thrones

Dr. Thomas Kelley October 15, 2015

Students studying with Arcadia in Ireland had the great excitement of visiting the real Game of Thrones film locations in Northern Ireland last weekend along with me, Resident Director for Arcadia in Ireland. The activity weekend included visits to Inch… More

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