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Basketball Ahead of their opening game of the new Superleague Season against the DCU saints on Sunday, UCD Marian secured a confidence boost as they took the spoils in the Stuart Robbins Memorial Tournament in Limerick. They beat the UL…

Magnum Opus Neutral Milk Hotel- In the Aeroplane over the Sea

Normally, online we at Tribune Towers use the Magnum Opus column to give exposure to classic albums, flagship aural milestones that typified genres. Past instalments have seen multi-platinum selling works getting the praise that they deserve, as well as opportunistic…

The Answer Interview

“We’re trying to inject some new life back into rock n’ roll, trying to make it relevant to the modern day”. For such a brazen statement of intent, Cormac Neeson seems very laid-back. But with upwards of 300,000 record sales…

An Traenáil agus an tÁdh – Súil Siar ar Bhua na nDuibhlinneach

Agus muintir na hardcathrach ag ceiliúradh an lae chinniúnaigh fós, site labhraíonn Ciarán Ó Braonáin le réalta pheile Bhaile Átha Cliath, sick Rory O’Carroll. Mar is eol do chách faoin tráth seo, d’éirigh le foireann Bhaile Átha Cliath an lámh…

The Specialist: R.I.P. R.E.M.

R.E.M., physician one of the seminal indie-rock bands of the past thirty years, announced this week that they have broken up. Since their inception in 1980, the band released fifteen studio albums, beginning with 1983s Murmur, still considered to be…

UCD ‘smart card’ set to launch

  UCD are set to roll out a new smart card, sale intended to be used to ease access to a number of campus services. Recently introduced in UCD, online the UCard is being launched with the objective to have…

SU Apply for a Mastercard

The Turbine can exclusively reveal that the bankrupt UCD Students’ Union has applied for several credit cards. The Turbine obtained the information by hacking into the voicemails of UCDSU President Patrick Browne and 2012 SU Presidential candidate, nurse current Campaigns and Communications Officer Brendan…

Interview with Republic of Loose

 Juggling the recording of new material, treat entering the worldwide market and playing UCD in October to raise awareness about mental health problems, Republic Of Loose’s Benjamin Loose took some time out of his busy schedule to share his thoughts…

L&H displace LawSoc as biggest UCD society

L&H have become UCD’s largest society, decease displacing LawSoc. The debating society signed up a record-breaking 5104 number of members during Freshers’ Week. A massive recruitment drive also led to UCD’s oldest student society breaking another record by accepting 2209…

News in brief

UCD students and graduates help Dublin win the Sam Maguire.   The All-Ireland senior football final-winning Dublin side that collected the Sam Maguire last Sunday contained a number of UCD students and recent graduates. Rory O’Carroll (3rd Arts) played alongside…

How to keep your money during Freshers' Week

I knew this girl once: bright-eyed and bushy-tailed, she was going to take UCD for everything it had. Things were going to be different in college: no more Grey’s Anatomy-Desperate Housewives-Marathon on a Tuesday; no more sitting in on Friday…

Your Union?

Ah University; that chance to break away from the shackles of secondary school, patient an opportunity to reinvent yourself, viagra to rediscover yourself, to break away from those who ridiculed you for being different. Or not? In the past week…