Upcoming Events

  • Celtic Studies Semester-End Social Gathering - UWM students are invited to join CS faculty and staff at the County Clare Restaurant & Pub for an informal gathering on Friday, December 22nd. Socialize with other CS students and listen to some traditional Irish music. We have tables... Read More

Past Events

  • Now Accepting Applications: Scholarship Test - Test test
  • Samhain (Celtic Halloween) - Saturday, October 28, 2023 from 5:00pm-7:00pm at Merrill Hall Courtyard
    Join Center for Celtic Studies for a celebration of the Celtic Otherworld through live music, Celtic ghost stories, a costume contest, and more. This event will be held at the EQI Fire Circle in the Merrill Hall courtyard, weather permitting. If there is inclement weather, we will be in Mitchell Hall 195.
  • Fall Semester 2023 Kick-Off Céilí - Wednesday, September 27, 2023 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Zao MKE Church gymnasium 2319 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, WI 53211 The Center for Celtic Studies is hosting our annual Fall Semester Kick-Off Céilí on the last Wednesday of September. Students,... Read More
  • Colloquium Talk (2023 Douglas Hyde Lecture): The Status of the Irish Language in the North of Ireland - Join the UWM Center for Celtic Studies for a talk about language revitalization and preservation through the persistence of An Dream Dearg and the Acht Gaeilge movement as the struggle for language rights and recognition continues in the North of Ireland.
  • Milwaukee Irish Arts Presents James Joyce’s “The Dead” - The holiday spirit continues on Sunday, December 11th at 3:00pm with the reading of James Joyce’s famous short story The Dead. Set at a Christmas party in the home of the writer’s aunts, the story famously captures the hospitality of a Dublin Christmas... Read More
  • Samhain 2022 - Join Center for Celtic Studies for a celebration of the Celtic Otherworld through spooky stories, Celtic treats, live music, and a costume contest. This event will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2022 from 5:30pm-7:30pm in Greene Hall. Check back... Read More
  • Tionól Gaeilge 2023 (Irish Language Immersion Weekend) - Click the image to see a larger view of the QR code or use the link below to register. This event is part of the UW-Milwaukee / UW-Madison Bi-campus Irish Culture Week. Please join us for the Tionól Gaeilge 2023... Read More
  • 2022 Fall Semester Kick-Off Céilí - Wednesday, September 28, 2022 at 6:30pm-8:30pm in Greene Hall
    Join the Center for Celtic Studies in celebrating the Fall 2022 semester with the return of our annual Céilí! Immerse yourself in dance, featuring live music from Ceol Cairde. All are welcome to this free event.
  • Shamrock Club’s Post Parade Party Returns March 12, 2022 - The Shamrock Club of Wisconsin’s 50th annual Post Parade Party will return to the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center of Wisconsin on Saturday, March 12, 2022, from 1 until 6 pm. The Party, the Most Irish Thing to do in... Read More
  • Virtual Event: An Evening with Kevin Barry, author of That Old Country Music - His latest, That Old Country Music, is a collection of short stories of rural Ireland in the classic Irish mode: full of love (and sex), melancholy and magic, bedecked in some of the most gorgeous prose being written today.