Immaculata University Irish Studies Program Explores the Irish at Gettysburg

"The Irish at Gettysburg" will be the subject of the next offering of the Irish Studies Program at Immaculata University. The lecture by John F. McCormack Jr., professor emeritus of History at Delaware County Community College, will be on Wednesday, April 19, 2006 at 7:30 p.m. in Room 127 Loyola Hall on the Frazer campus.
Professor McCormack, a resident of West Chester, is well known throughout the Delaware Valley for his research and lectures on American and Irish history, especially the role of the Irish in the United States´ Civil War. In addition to his lecturing and writing, he has been a consultant to television productions on the Civil War and has provided materials to the University of Notre Dame for a book on Father Corby, Civil War Chaplain and president of Notre Dame.
Reservations are not necessary, and the event is open to the public free of charge. Donations will be accepted for support of the Irish Studies Program. Anyone wishing further information should contact Sister Marie Hubert Kealy at 610-647-4400 X3720.
Immaculata University, a Catholic coeducational institution, is located 20 miles west of Philadelphia, between Paoli and Exton, just south of the intersection of routes 30 and 352.

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