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Alum Thanksgiving Ball

Spirit of WIP Awards: Claire Sugden & Lisa Dietrich WIP celebrated the achievements of Northern Ireland's Minister for Justice, Claire Sugden MLA (Class of 2010 & 2012), and Lisa Dietrich (Director, Community Relations in Schools) at our annual Thanksgiving Ball in...

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Celtic Chefs 2016

Celtic Chefs honors Joyce and John Flynn The seventh annual Evening with Celtic Chefs raised a record breaking $141,000 for the Washington Ireland Program. Over 300 guests gathered at the St Regis Hotel to honor Joyce and John Flynn for their dedicated commitment and...

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Class of 2015: Excellence, Equality and Diversity

Following a rigorous and extensive selection process, we are pleased to announce our Class of 2015. These 30 exceptional emerging leaders come from 13 different universities and institutions across Ireland, Northern Ireland and Great Britain. They study a broad range...

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Washington Ireland Program Announces New Board Chair

Washington, D.C. – On April 22, the Washington Ireland Program for Service and Leadership’s (WIP) board of directors elected Jim Carroll as its third Chair in the organization’s 21-year history. Carroll has been a member of the WIP Board since 2013 and is currently...

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