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Month: March 2013

News

LIVE BLOG :: USI referendum count

[cincopa AgAAAGrDJfKQ]     The following is live update on how the various faculties voted in the USI referendum. USI Total and final vote. Total YES: 1039 Total NO: 1687   13:17 The Blue room has filled up since the…

SU Election count :: Live Blog

Today we are doing a live blog from UCDSU count centre with every election result for the student union elections 2013. Stay here for regular updates. Click Here to Refresh Live Blog We’re updating the information below as soon as…

SU presidential race – Mícheál Gallagher

Two students will contest the election for President of the UCD Students’ Union that will take place on March 6th and 7th. Mícheál Gallagher is the current Welfare Officer for UCDSU and was the first to put his name forward…

Features

Time for Leisure, Time for Living

In many countries throughout the world the pension-age is set to rise. Germany, for sale the US and Australia all seem intent on raising their pension ages to 67 and it seems Ireland are on track to follow suit and…

Cyprus shows how ECB has changed

As Ireland has already shown, pills you don’t need to have a big proportion of euro area GDP to destabilise the currency area. Cyprus is doing a stellar job of reinforcing that point. The Cypriot crisis has evolved as follows,…

The most influential rejected vote

The collapse of Lehman Brothers brought the global economy very close to the brink. The decision that was taken to allow the bank to go under has reshaped the landscape of the post Lehman financial system. Focus now turns to…

Sport

UCD out in the cold

The chilly reception received by former UCD stars Andy Boyle and Keith Ward failed to distract the Lilywhites from grabbing all three points at the Belfield Bowl on Saturday.  Equally chilly but conducive playing conditions failed to inspire as this…

Sport

The showcase of the immortals

On the 7th of April, tadalafil the 29th annual Wrestlemania will take place in the MetLife Stadium, New Jersey.  Most readers will remember the WWE for its ‘Attitude Era’ from 1997 to 2002, where superstars such as Stone Cold Steve…

Sport

Harte hails success 31 heroines in UCD title success

Johnny Harte hailed the strength in depth of his UCD panel as they confirmed back-to-back Leinster women’s division one titles with a facile 4-0 win over Trinity at Belfield. The result put them out of range of Loreto and Railway…

Sport

Finn hoping to challenge for Basketball Intervarsities crown

UCD Intervarsities captain Cathal Finn feels his team are shaping up nicely ahead of next weekend’s Basketball Intervarsities in UCC. Beaten finalists to UUJ last year, prostate UCD will hope to reclaim the trophy they won in 2011 when they…

Sport

Stalemate in Stockholm

Another Ireland match, viagra another circus surrounding Giovanni Trapattoni’s man management skills…is it just me, or has the international break become all too repetitive? One minute, the Italian is dropping Kevin Doyle by text message; the next, he’s suggesting that…

Sport

Three out of four for UCD in Colours Boat Race

There was spectacle and even some controversy, diagnosis but in the end UCD repeated last year’s fine result by taking three of the four titles on offer at the Colours Races in Dublin City Centre on Saturday March 16th ….