The Lios Mór Project is a collaboration between students from three schools: Lismore Comprehensive, Lurgan Junior High School, and University of Notre Dame.
Fionntán is a year ten student at Lismore Comprehensive. He is the oldest of six and hopes to be an aerospace engineer. He looks funny every time he gets a haircut.
Jonny is a year nine student at Lurgan Junior High School. He hopes to be either a PE teacher or a rugby player when he grows up. He once split his head open arm wrestling.
Connor is a senior accounting major at Notre Dame. He enjoys traveling and is captain of the Notre Dame Boxing team. He likes turtles.
Eoin is a year ten student at Lismore Comprehensive. He hopes to be an archeologist or historian. When he was five he thought he was a squirrel and lived in trees and ate nuts.
Eugene is a senior history major at Notre Dame. He hopes to attend graduate school to study Irish History further. He refuses to go through airport security machines for fear of cancer and refuses to wear ties for fear of choking.
Nicole is a year ten student at Lismore Comprehensive. She plays camogie for County Armagh and hopes someday to be a midwife. She is a picky eater.
Jamie is a senior IT Management major at Notre Dame. He is interested someday in working at Nike in the sustainability department. He has recently rediscovered his love for the refreshing feeling after flossing.
Melissa is a year nine student at Lurgan Junior High School. She hopes to be a high school art teacher. She despises woodlice.
Eva is a year ten student at Lismore Comprehensive. She hopes to be a photographer or movie star. She has never done anything embarrassing.
Michelle is a program of liberal studies major at Notre Dame. She mentors with Reading for Life, and plans on attending law school next year. She accidentally grabbed the wrong passport on her way to Ireland.
Caroline is a senior Anthropology and art history major at Notre Dame. She is going to graduate school next year to study art history. She is from New Jersey but has never used spray tan.
Clodagh is a year nine student at Lurgan Junior High School. She hopes to be a forensic scientist. She was once chased by a swan around her entire school.
Adam is a year nine student at Lurgan Junior High School. He hopes to be a professional athlete. He can form his tongue into a weird shape.
Jonathan is a year ten student at Lismore Comprehensive. He hopes to be the comedian of a computer science department. He once let out a snot rocket on Tom Hanks.
Sean teaches Irish Studies at the University of Notre Dame. He is interested in exploring the possibilities of incorporating social networking in education. He first realized he was in love with his wife when she rebuilt a computer.
Katie is a year ten student at Lismore Comprehensive. She hopes to be a nurse when she grows up. Her diet consists solely of fries and ketchup.
Conor is a year ten student at Lismore Comprehensive. He plays on the under-16 boys wolfetones Gaelic Football team. He is so tall that if he grew an Afro he could be used as a chimney brush.
Kathleen is a senior English and Journalism major at Notre Dame. She is from San Diego and hopes to pursue a career in writing and social media. She once injured her hand rescuing a puppy from a shark while surfing.
Travis is a year ten student at Lismore Comprehensive. He is an avid computer gamer and wants to be a computer programmer. He carries a briefcase around and always means business.
Connie is assistant director of the Notre Dame Center for Social Concerns. She facilitates service based learning courses. She lives with her husband, two daughters, and three (formerly ten) chickens.
Kathleen is a junior Film, Theatre, and Television major at Notre Dame. She hopes to work making documentary films. She is a vegetarian but doesn’t like fish or salad.