Kate Hickey joined the IrishCentral as Editor in 2010 while living in New York. She is IrishCentral's Managing Editor and Irish Correspondent, based out of Dublin.
She moved to New York having worked in various online and print publications following on from her MA in Journalism. Throughout her career in Ireland and in New York, Kate worked on publications such as The Irish Independent, The Irish Times, and New York Arts among others. Kate has also worked as a Spokeperson for the Irish Lobby for Immigration Reform and as a European Tour Manager for Education First.
Kate now lives in her hometown, Dublin City, where she is responsible for sourcing, commissioning and managing content of the site.
Spectacular Irish dance videos advocate positive change, raise awareness of worthy causes and tell inspiring stories.
Irish New York family fight to raise awareness about syndrome which kills more than breast cancer, prostate cancer, and AIDS every year.
Jiggy’s new video has close to 11.6 million views and rising – an amazing display of Irish music and dance around the world.
Crowdfunding set up for Indiana couple tracing their Irish ancestry when tragedy struck in Cork.
America’s most famous Irish son loved all things English, but isn’t it his Irish roots that matter?
National Library of Ireland celebrates its online community, a means of “crowdsourcing for social history.”
As the world looks skyward for the solar eclipse of August 21, 2017 we recall Ireland's 5,000 years of history with astronomy
Sometime the internet just gets things dead wrong. One Dubliner has her say.
Bones of those buried in mass graves prepared for reinternment at Court House cemetery.
Walking the Dingle Way reveals the magic of Ireland’s beauty on an Irish summer's day.