Meet Plus3 Transfer Ireland 2018!

Welcome to the Ireland Plus3 Transfer Study Abroad Program!

During their two week program in Dublin, Ireland, students will explore globalization through the Technology and Innovation industries. Plus3 Transfer participants will have the chance to be immersed in Irish culture during the trip.

The main academic portion of the Plus3 Transfer program features visits to leading Irish firms and businesses. Students will engage with professionals through industry-specific company tours, Q&A sessions with executives, and academic lectures that provide cultural and political perspective.

Cultural activities are another component of the Plus3 Transfer Program. Students will visit the Temple Bar Farmer’s Market and the Dublin Flea Market, just to name a few of the many opportunities for cultural exposure. Opportunities for sightseeing around the city will include a walking tour about the history of Dublin, as well as an excursion to Kilkenny and the Wicklow Mountains.


In 2018 students will explore globalization in Dublin through technology and innovation.

Ireland’s principal city, Dublin is rich in vibrant culture and history. Located on the banks of the Liffey River, the city is home to one of the youngest populations in Europe. It is full of robust culture and vibrant artistic heritage. A top-30 global city according to the Globalization and World Studies Research Network, Dublin will give you the unique opportunity to explore a bustling city with a strong economic drive.

  • Site visits may include: Google, Facebook, Paypal, Microsoft, Yahoo, eBay, PopCap Games, Populis, LinkedIn, AOL, Twitter, Airbnb
  • Cultural activities may include:  A walking tour about the history of Dublin, visits to the Temple Bar Farmer’s Market, Dublin Flea Market, Dublin Castle, Croke Park Stadium Tour, the Cliffs of Moher, and an excursion to Kilkenny, and the Wicklow Mountains
  • Locations will include: Dublin, Kilkenny, and the Wicklow Mountains

Meet the Plus3 Transfer Ireland Bloggers

2018 Participants:

Martin Bacik | Nyra Benjamin | Emily Beran | Ashley Bizon | Madison Blackwell | Paul Cardone | Madeline Collins | Shawn Coologhan | Lauren DeSantis | Zachary Dick | Kyle Guinness | Alyssa Kiely | Demitria Kuczala | Joseph McHugh | Connor McLaughlin | Randi Purser | Angie Sandoval-Casas | Leila Sosic | Eliza Talvola | Connor Valenta

See al the Plus3 Transfer blogs by clicking here.


Meet the Program Staff

Elizabeth (Liz) Adams

Director of Academic Advising

College of Business Administration

2600 Sennott Square

Phone: (412) 383-8811

ladams@business.pitt.edu 

 

Bradley Miner

International Programs Coordinator

College of Business Administration

2106 Sennott Square

Phone: (412) 383-7136

bradminer@pitt.edu 

 

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