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The Irish Society of Houston  PO Box 980334  Houston, Texas 77098
Thursday, October 17, 2019

Conversation with
Consul-General of Ireland
Claire McCarthy
Thursday, October 17, 2019
7:00 pm Cullen Hall
University of St. Thomas
4001 Mt. Vernon St., Houston, TX 77006

Immediately following the talk, you are invited to attend a
reception at the historic UST Link-Lee Mansion
to welcome Consul-General McCarthy to Houston!

Consul-General of Ireland Claire McCarthy visits UST and
Houston to speak about the state of the BREXIT negotiations and
other current events affecting Ireland.

She joined the Consulate General of Ireland in Austin in August
2019. She has previously served in the Embassies of Ireland in
Uganda and Zambia as well as in a number of Dublin-based
assignments. Before joining the foreign service, Consul-General
McCarthy specialized in youth participation and access to third
level education. Consul-General McCarthy has an MA in Women’
s Studies and a BA in Law and European Studies from the
University of Limerick. She is from Bandon, County Cork.

Reception to follow l Link-Lee Mansion
3800 Montrose Blvd., Houston, TX 77006

Free and open to the public
RSVP for those with mobility issues and for groups of 6 or more
713-525-3592 or irishstudies@stthom.edu

Immediately following the talk, you are invited to attend a
reception at the historic UST Link-Lee Mansion to welcome
Consul-General McCarthy to Houston!

Please RSVP for the Reception by Wednesday, October 9
713-525-3592 or irishstudies@stthom.edu
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