The F.K. Bemis International Center is the hub of all international activity on campus, and is home to Language Services & Community Outreach.

Irish Culture & Heritage Workshop

Learn about Ireland's history, culture and what the country is like today as it recovers from recession. Learn how sport, music and language are intertwined with the everyday lives of the Irish people.

Instructor: Jamie O' Brien
B.B.S., University of Limerick, Ireland
Ph.D., University of Limerick, Ireland

More About the Instructor
Jamie O' Brien completed his bachelor’s degree in Economics and Finance at the University of Limerick, Ireland, in 2007. This was followed by a brief stint in industry where he worked in manufacturing. Following this, he completed a doctoral studies program in 2012, specializing in the area of knowledge management.

During this time he also consulted for the Irish government, DePuy Orthopedics, a subsidiary of Johnson and Johnson, and Creganna-Tactx Medical, an Irish owned medical device company with many subsidiaries here in the United States.

O'Brien left Ireland in August 2011. He joined the St. Norbert College community in January of 2012. Currently he teaches in Business Administration.


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