College Life

DCU to represent Ireland at the Enactus World Cup 2018

DCU will represent Ireland at the Enactus World Cup in Silicon Valley, USA, later this year, following their win in Ireland. Presented by Irish writer and activist Sinéad Burke, DCU was awarded the

CÚRAM Grads win European Doctorate Award for third year in a row

Two CÚRAM Ph.D. Graduates have won a European doctorate award for their research in NUI Galway. The award, the 2018 Julia Polak European Doctorate Award is part of the 29th Annual Meeting of the

USI cuts ties with Catholic agency

The Union of Students in Ireland (USI) has cut its ties with the Catholic crises pregnancy support group, Cura.   In a statement published to their website, the union said it was disassociating

NUIG Students Union raise thousands for domestic violence response and LGBT+ charities

NUI Galway’s Students’ Union (NUIGSU)  have raised €20,500 for domestic violence response, and LGBT+ charity, AMACH! To raise the funds, students participated in cake sales, collection

More than 1 in 20 cases at A&E departments are alcohol related, new study shows

A new study has found that 1 in 20 cases in Irish emergency departments are alcohol-related. The busiest times for alcohol-related cases are Saturday night and Sunday morning. Alcohol-related cases,

Irish writer Sinéad Burke launches Enactus 2018 National Competition

Today, the social entrepreneurs of tomorrow were joined by Sinéad Burke, Irish writer and activist, for the launch of this year’s Enactus Ireland National Competition. The global social