International Day & ATU Global Launch

Thu, Apr 20, 2023 11:00 - 16:00

Join us for the official launch of ATU Global and our first International Day celebrating cultural diversity across ATU on Thursday, 20 April 2023, from 11 am - 4 pm at our Galway City campus (Dublin Road). 

Here is what to expect: 

  • International food tasting
  • Cultural stands displaying various ethnic customs and traditions
  • Games and selfie photo mirror 
  • Photography competition 
  • Student stories
  • ATU president welcome/ launch 
  • GAA demonstration and Irish dance showcase 

Programme of events:

11.00 Opening of Cultural Stands (Café Foyer/Outside Theatre 1000) & Photography Competition Showcase

12.00 Irish Dance Demonstration with Irish dance instructors (Café Foyer, part 1)

13.00 Global Cuisine (finger food available in the Café Foyer & special global menu available in the Canteen)

13.30 Irish Dance Demonstration with Irish dance instructors (Café Foyer, part 2)

14.00 Speech from Dr Orla Flynn, President of ATU (Theatre 1000)

14.10 Speech from John Andy Bonar, VP International (Theatre 1000)

14.15 Speech from Sheena Duffy, Head of International Section, HEA (Theatre 1000)

14.20 Erasmus Student Network (ESN) Presentation (Theatre 1000)

14.25 Student Stories & Dance Display (Theatre 1000)

14.45 Launch of ATU Global – Ribbon & Cake Cutting (ATU Global, Room 111B, close to the old reception)

15.30 GAA Demonstration





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