Featured News

Empathy Education in Limerick Regeneration Primary Schools

Sep 25, 2020
Posted in , ,

In Spring, in partnership with Mary Immaculate Colleges Embracing Diversity, Nurturing Integration, Learning for Life Project we ran 24 workshops for 119 children in four Limerick City DEIS primary schools, CBS (Scoil Iosagain) Sexton Street, Our Lady of Lourdes Rosbrien, Presentation Primary Sexton Street and St. Johns girls and infant boys.

Read More >

N4 Ireland features in the Guardian: “Teenagers trade personal stories: ‘It’s great to find you are not alone’ “(Guardian UK)

Sep 22, 2020
Posted in ,

From the Guardian (UK): These students from Birmingham and Limerick have only just met. What did a weekend of sharing their most intimate stories teach them?

Read More >

Is Empathy Failing Us? (The Examiner)

Sep 22, 2020
Posted in ,

Elizabeth O’Neill investigates the concept of radical empathy and the power of story-telling.

Read More >

Empathy education: ‘It’s just as important as maths or Stem subjects’ (The Irish Times)

Jul 11, 2020
Posted in , ,

Actor Cillian Murphy, who is involved in the NUI Galway/Unesco “activating social empathy” project, alongside students who have taken part in the project. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw. The recent suicide of UK television presenter Caroline Flack shone a spotlight on online abuse and how people who are decent and mannerly to each other’s faces can often be cruel…

Read More >

Boy’s Stories Intergenerational Story Exchange

Sep 12, 2019
Posted in , ,

Participants discussed gender stereotypes, learned about storytelling and explored boundaries. By choosing stories from their own lives about being a boy or man, and sharing it with the intergenerational group, they gained an empathetic insight, and a greater understanding of masculinity from the group.

Read More >

Project Art-iculate

Aug 14, 2018
Posted in , ,

This project worked with 15 Syrian young people who have been resettled here as part of the government resettlement scheme. The project was a partnership between artist Sheila Richardson, Narrative 4, Doras Luimní and Limerick City and County Council.

Read More >