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Na Cupla Focal *10 – Pre-Departure Newsletter

In case you were unable to read the latest newsletter we emailed out yesterday here is the text:

We told you this semester would fly by! Soon you will be back in the US and missing us desperately!

Here is some advice from us on making it home safe and sound.

How to plan your trip home

Check airport websites for flight updates before travelling to the airport. If your flight is delayed or cancelled due to bad weather, contact your airline directly. If you are on the group flight, you should also contact Missy Severance at or 001 315 4712222

If the airport closes it is important you monitor flight updates with the airline website. Contact the IFSA-Butler office and let staff know that you are yet to depart.

Arrive at the airport in plenty of time. If you have an early morning flight, consider spending the night in an airport hotel to avoid any extra stress or unnecessary delays.

Travel options

The following coach companies have services directly to Dublin Airport.

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Adventure Weekend 2010

Killary Adventure Weekend


  • Friday 26th March – Everyone will be picked up by bus and arrive to Killary at 6pm. We will all have dinner that evening at the adventure centre to be followed by a table quiz hosted by the staff of Killary Adventure Centre.
  • Sat 27th March – Let the activities begin! Nothing like an adventure day to build up an appetite, dinner in the adventure centre followed by entertainment.
  • Sunday 28th March – Morning activities. Depart Killary at 2pm. Continue reading Adventure Weekend 2010

October 2009 Newsletter

Cork Jazz

Na Cúpla Focal

The Guinness Cork Jazz Festival

Definitely the highlight of the Jazz scene in Ireland, the Guinness Cork Jazz Festival is a veritable feast of craic agus ceol. Cork is Ireland’s most welcoming city and every October, the city plays host to over 50,000 visitors who come for a weekend packed full of fun, frolics and fantastic events. Continue reading October 2009 Newsletter