Inspirational Trinity College Dublin ~ Gatherings from Ireland # 113

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I am a sociologist and writer from Ireland. I have worked as a social researcher for 30 years and have had a lifelong passion for writing. My main research interests relate to health care and I love to write both non-fiction and poetry.

9 thoughts on “Inspirational Trinity College Dublin ~ Gatherings from Ireland # 113”

    1. Nancy, thanks for writing. Trinity College is an absolutely beautiful campus – so historic and elegant. I was very fortunate to be a student there during both my undergraduate and postgraduate years. Whenever I go to Dublin now, I make a point of dropping in. There is a great sense of vibrancy there and I always feel a real sense of past and future converging.

  1. Great photography and great memories. I too revisit every chance I get since leaving in ’74. Really enjoyed watching the slide-show.

    1. Philip, thanks so much for your kind words. I’m delighted you enjoyed the slideshow. Are there any other places, angles associated with Trinity that you would have included?

  2. Reblogged this on Social Bridge and commented:

    I am reblogging this Slideshow of Trinity College, in my Gatherings from Ireland series, because today April 4th marks the day on which one of Trinity’s famous graduates, Oliver Goldsmith, died.
    Oliver Goldsmith (1730-1774) was a novelist, playwright and poet whose great works include the novel ‘The Vicar of Wakefield ‘ and poem ‘The Deserted Village.’
    A statue of Goldsmith stands at the entrance to Trinity College and has been part of the beauty, history and inspiration for the hundreds of thousands of students, including myself, who have been fortunate enough to follow in Oliver Goldsmith’s footsteps and study at this wonderful university which is such an oasis in the centre of Dublin.

  3. Oh, myyyy . . . how lovely . . . and you produced it yourself, Jean . . . I’m so impressed and grateful. Needed a nice, little vacation just now, peeped at OE, and clicked on for another of your ‘gatherings.’ Oh, for the days when I myself relished such a world ! Hmmm . . . guess I’m way overdue for a such a break ! Thanks for the reminder !

    mb

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