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City Sprezzatura – NYC FASHION WEEK

Whether you’re sartorially savvy or the polar opposite of a fashionista, cialis the high drama and sheer talent at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in NYC—both inside and outside the tents—is a sight to behold. As designers from around the world prepare…

Student action against Kenny

Members of Free Education for Everyone (FEE) and the Socialist Workers Student Society held a protest against Taoiseach Enda Kenny at the official opening of the new Student Centre on Thursday during which an egg was thrown at Mr Kenny….

Eggs thrown at Taoiseach Enda Kenny during UCD Student Centre official opening

Eggs were thrown at Taoiseach Enda Kenny as he began his speech at the official opening of the new Students’ Centre this morning. None of the eggs hit Mr Kenny however UCD have confirmed that an egg hit the Vice…

Campaigns crew party takes shine from open meeting

A party organised by a member of the campaigns and communications crew is believed to be a contributing factor to the poor attendance at the Union of Students in Ireland (USI) organised public meeting, site which took place on Wednesday…

You will be my son

TY intern James Kelly reviews Gilles Legrand’s latest offering “You will be my son” is a story with a strong sense of place. The main character, for sale Paul, played by, Niels Arestrup, is an obsessive-compulsive wine maker. His son Martin,…

Publication of HEA report recommending merger

The much talked about HEA report that recommends a merger between UCD and TCD was given clearance for publication on Friday last, healing November 16. The report was compiled by a group of experts chaired by Frans van Vught of…

YFG evade protesters

On Tuesday November 13th the Students’ Union Council, as part of the Gilmore 250 campaign, voted to hold a protest against government TDs who were attending meetings in UCD. One of the TDs, Minister of State, Brian Hayes was speaking…

Greenday- Dos

Transition Year intern James Kelly reviews Green Day’s latest offering,’Dos’. Greenday are back with their 2nd album in a trilogy, “Dos”. The Bass guitarist “Mike Dirnt” says that he hasn’t been as excited as this since “Dookie”, which was their…

Just 360 SUSI Grants Confirmed for UCD Students

With nearly 3 months of the first semester completed, pilule Student Universal Support Ireland (SUSI) has paid out grants to 360 UCD students since it started processing applications in the summer. This is in contrast to the 860 students who…

UCD Labour criticize protest as SU continue to fight against fee increases

The auditor of UCD Labour Society has told the College Tribune that he was “shocked and surprised” at the protest by UCD Students’ Union, cialis which took place on Tuesday 13th November. The protest involved members of SU council gathering…

The Wise Man’s Fear

TY intern James Kelly reviews the latest King Killer installment