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Council and Executive Meeting minutes not updated in almost 12 months

Minutes of UCDSU’s Union Council, which directs the policy of the students’ union, as well as those of the Union Executive, which oversees its day to day running have not been updated in almost twelve months at the time of…

News

A Suicide “Epidemic”

“Nobody wants to talk of the fact that men are killing themselves in droves”, exclaimed Milo Yiannopoulos to the packed crowd in Theatre L of the Newman Building. These comments were as part of his talk, “Has Political Correctness Gone…

News

Careers Fairs Set to Kick Off

As semester 2 begins, a wide variety of careers fairs are set to be hosted on campus and beyond, designed for students thinking about starting a career or carrying on with further study. For those assessing their options for the…

Entertainment

Ents Guide

It’s RAG week at UCD and as such there is a spate of activity around campus. Amongst all the bustle there are several music gigs. It’s an alliterative Monday with Mark McCabe in the Palace nightclub, with Mundy and Mickey…

Music

Upcoming Gigs

UCD Battle of the Bands final- Whelans- Thurs 4/2 Six of UCD’s finest bands will compete in the final of the UCD Battle of the Bands 2016 for the chance to perform in Opium Rooms for the Rag Week headline…

Gaeilge

Agallamh le Cathaoirligh na bPáirtithe Polaitíochta

                      Le holltoghán ag druidim, cuirtear Cathaoirleach Ógra Fhine Ghael (Paula Ní Chathmhaoil) agus Cathaoirleach Shinn Féin (Eoghan Ó Donnchú) faoi agallamh. Ord na n-ainmneacha, agus na bhfreagraí thíos, cóirithe…

Sport

Superbowl Survival Guide

Ladies and gentlemen the evening is upon us. The amazing Sunday that everybody decides that American Football is suddenly incredibly important. We at The College Tribune fully support this blatant bandwagoning and have thusly created a helpful guide to get…

Politics

Social Democrats Election Manifesto Prioritises Public Investment and €1000 Reduction in Student Fees

The Social Democrats launched their general election manifesto ‘Building a Better Future 2016-2026’ at the steps of the GPO today. The pillars of their platform are an increased investment in public services, a reduction in the cost of living, serious…

Turbine

Saoirse Ronan Power Sharing Deal Reached

A comprehensive political deal has been reached in Belfast that has saved Anglo-Irish relations from sliding yet further into turmoil as a result of a disagreement over the national status of actress Saoirse Úna Ronan. The agreement sees the government…

Series

The ‘One From the Crate’ Series

With the vinyl revival on the up, ‘One from the Crate’ highlights releases from the Irish artists putting out their stuff on black and white. Many of these releases are self-published or are put out through small independent labels and…

Music

One from the Crate: Glimmermen

If you’re looking for something to cheer you up, let this be it. Glimmermen’s sound is a punchy, bombastic mix of ska and old school rock and roll which proves to be a real treat for the ears. The trio…

Music

One from the Crate: Le Galaxie

Over the past year, there have been no less than four occasions on which I had the chance to see Le Galaxie play live. For a plethora of reasons, not one of these instances actually saw me stand in front…