College Tribune

Independent UCD News

Month: October 2012

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

 In the run up to the American Presidential Election, Ciaran Breslin looks at the increasingly nuanced role of music in politics In the wake of Bruce Springsteen recently releasing a widely published open letter urging fans to re-elect Barack Obama,…

Vis-à-vis: Rachel Breslin

James Grannell gets to know UCDSU President Rachel Breslin, prostate discussing everything from reports to rugby, viagra as he shadows her during a typical day’s work The side door of the SU corridor opens. It’s 10am on the dot and…

Twigg’s stylish send-off spells defeat for Students

Shamrock Rovers 2 – 1 UCD UCD AFC took to Tallaght Stadium on Friday evening looking for a sixth win in seven matches, but left without following a 2-1 defeat. A first half brace from the outgoing Gary Twigg capped…

You Got a Friend in Me

Most of us consider ourselves in favour of increased rights and decreased discrimination towards the LGBT community. It is one of the few issues that does not just seem to be separated by an ideological dimension but also by a…

“Like a dream”

Sports Editor Conall Devlin speaks to the man of the match in this year’s All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship final, UCD and Kilkenny forward Walter ‘Wally’ Walsh.  When inter county managers place their faith in a young player by handing…

First Aid Kit: The Lion’s Roar- Deluxe Edition

If someone were to mention Swedish pop and you first associate the atrocity that is Basshunter with this, treatment then First Aid Kit’s The Lion’s Roar- Deluxe edition is clearly a lesson for your starved existence. For those of you…

Gaeilge

Cad atá i ndán don rothaíocht ghairmiúil?

De réir dealraimh, generic bhí an dópáil lárnach i bhfoireann US Postal Service (foireann rothaíochta Mheiriceá) riamh anall. Ní foláir a rá áfach gur mhéadaigh mí-úsáid drugaí neamhdhleathacha as éadan i measc bhaill na foirne le teacht chun cinn Lance…