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The dreaded date
Getting the balance between something we will both enjoy is a tightrope I don’t like walking. According to my...
Thu, 5 Mar 2015
Why you should vote yes on the referendum for the legalisation of cannabis
In 1971, Richard Nixon the then president of the United States, coined, ’The war on drugs’. It attempted to encapsulate...
Wed, 4 Mar 2015
Ryan Morrison (Secretary of Students for Sensible Drug Policy in NUIG)
Things girls do on a first date
Meeting up with a potential lover for the first time can be a scary/sweaty experience, and knowing that you do these...
Tue, 24 Feb 2015
Niamh O'Donoghue (Contributor)
The portrayal of LGBT characters on television
Are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) characters realistically portrayed on television? Are today’s...
Fri, 20 Feb 2015
Intellectual disability and sexual consent
In a 2002 landmark case, the U.S Supreme court ruled that executing individuals with an intellectual disability was...
Wed, 18 Feb 2015
Sarah O'Brien (Contributor)
Cá bhfuil an grá?
Tá gach scian, forc, spúnóg socruithe ar an mbord. Dhá ghloine fhíona – ceann le haghaidh bán agus an ceann eile le...
Mon, 16 Feb 2015
Michelle Seoighe (Eagarthóir Gaeilge)
Why not stay in this Valentine's Day?
Valentine’s Day, the day when every chocolate in Ireland is bought and flowers are hastily picked. For those fortunate...
Fri, 13 Feb 2015
Dáirne Black (Lifestyle Editor)
My experience as a non-drinking student
A recent UCC report has found that 66.4% of students responding to their survey reported ‘hazardous alcohol consumption...
Fri, 13 Feb 2015
Online dating: Who said romance is dead?
It can be hard to navigate the choppy waters of online dating on a website such as Plenty of Fish. Going ‘fishing’...
Thu, 12 Feb 2015
Is sex shaming rife amongst the youth of today?
With the tag of loud binge-drinkers often attached to students and those generally below the age of 30, one of the many...
Tue, 10 Feb 2015
Tomás Heneghan (Chief News Writer)