Gráinne Hand


Assistant Director

Wellness Wednesday: The Irish staycation

Gráinne Hand July 22, 2020

Even if it feels strange, it is important to take a break! One drizzly, dark early July morning in Dublin, I felt very tempted to travel outside of Ireland. I even went so far as looking up package deals to the places that many Irish would usually flock… More

Wellness Wednesday: Virtual Europe cookery events

Gráinne Hand July 1, 2020

The first piece of good news for foodie lovers in Ireland came this week when restaurants and bars reopened their doors after about 13 weeks of being closed! Even if you only want to have one pint of the black stuff in your local, you must order food… More

Wellness Wednesday: Global LGBTQ Pride Event

Gráinne Hand June 24, 2020

The annual Pride event in Dublin is exactly as you see it in the picture above. This was taken by one of our Summer students, Loren Thomas who attended during her Summer programme in Dublin in 2019. This year, sadly the physical gathering of people in… More

Wellness Wednesday: The FOMO conversation

Gráinne Hand June 10, 2020

FOMO, the fear of missing out, was added to the Oxford dictionary in 2013 and is, according to many sources as “a feeling of anxiety or insecurity over the possibility of missing out on something, as an event or an opportunity”. Back in March, before… More

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