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RCSI AND 1916
RCSI and the Easter Rising
100 years on, RCSI archivist, Meadhbh Murphy
looks back on the College's role in this de ning
period of Irish history.
RCSI Alumni and family ties to the 1916 Easter Rising.
And Spring Shall Come
An RCSI-hosted production commemorating both
the Easter Rising and World War I.
RCSI Matters speaks to Dr Lamees Hamdan
(Medicine, Class of 1998), who is forging new
pathways in business and culture.
News and updates from RCSI Alumni
e rst-ever Physiotherapy Reunion
welcomed back over 40 Alumni to RCSI.
North American Alumni
e College's inaugural North American
Alumni Reception took place in May
Mr Declan Kelly, recently retired Irish
Ambassador to Malaysia and ailand,
delivered the second Foley Lecture.
Association of Graduates'
More than 100 Alumni attended this
annual black-tie festive dinner in RCSI.
Middle East Events
A trio of networking events took place in
Dubai, Kuwait and Qatar in November
RCSI Conferrings 2015
A look at the Class of 2015's conferring
A small gathering of Alumni in London
took place in January 2016.
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