College Tribune

Independent UCD News

Month: February 2014

Raglans

Minutes before they took to the stage to play the UCD Fashion Show in aid of the Jack Kavanagh Trust, buy cialis Raglans seemed confident of a warm reception, rx and having had a sneak peek of their set at…

President Higgins Visits Quinn School of Business

President Michael D. Higgins visited the Quinn School of Business on Thursday 2oth of February to mark the first student based event of the President of Ireland’s Ethics Initiative.     The campaign seeks to promote an examination of national ethics and…

Jail Break Win For TCD

Last weekend, sickness duos from UCD joined teams from all over Ireland as they participated in the Jailbreak competition. Students involved raised money for Amnesty International and St Vincent de Paul, sale while attempting to travel as far as possible…

A Drifter of Modern Times: Frank Fairfield

Geneva Pattison asks whether Frank Fairfield’s indulgence in the past makes for a relevant contemporary musician… Frank Fairfield’s dynamic musical dexterity paired with lilting Americana blue-grass sound, transports the listener from an existence ruled by technology straight to the rural…

NovaUCD Company Cernam Acquired by Biotech IT Specialist Daybreak

Daybreak, salve a US IT services provider has made its first acquisition, with the purchase of digital evidence specialist Cernam, a company that’s based in NovaUCD. This move will lead to the creation of 12 jobs in Dublin and California….

UCD Marian Impress in North-South Derby

UCD Marian’s good form continued on Saturday night in Belfield when they defeated Northside rivals DCU Saints by a score of 84-73. The win was Marian’s third in the last four games and keeps them in the hunt for a…

UCD English Professor Honoured with Irish PEN Award

The Irish PEN Award for Outstanding Achievement in Irish Literature was this year received by UCD Professor Frank McGuiness, cialis sale who lectures in Creative Writing at the UCD School of English. The Irish PEN award, which awards Irish writers…

Dead Drunk

Cuireann Ashling Harteveld síos go neamhbhalbh ar chleachtas an Neknomination, agus na contúirtí a ghabhann leis… Alcól agus piarbhrú – is teaglaim phriaclach í. I gcás Jonny Byrne, 19, ó Leithhlinn an Droichid, Ceatharlach, is teaglaim mharfach a bhí inti….

Panti agus an phraiseach a rinneadh di

Madonna; Graham Norton; Stephen Fry; Dara O’Brian- is liosta le háireamh é an méid daoine cáiliúla atá tar éis tacaíocht phoiblí a thabhairt do Rory O’Neill (nó Pandora Panti Bliss, doctor mar a thugtar air), prostate mar gheall ar an…

‘ThinkPositive’ Day Held in UCD

Arts Convenor Aonghus Ó Briain along with PleaseTalk UCD held a ‘ThinkPositive’ Day in the Newman building last Wednesday, mind the 19th February.     PleaseTalk are a student run organisation whose primary message is to encourage students to open up and…

Bad Brains: A Band in DC

Jonathan Barry takes a look at an interesting documentary… After the first 40 minutes, store this documentary on the seminal band Bad Brains dispenses with the effusive, thumb and obligatory, shop talking heads section and moves on to a carefully…

EDITORIAL: Under New Management

With a new president comes a new management team. Professor Andrew Deeks has arrived onto the Belfield campus bringing with him a style that many have described as firm and determined. As an outsider in UCD, cialis picking your battles…