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Student Cooking: Veggie Wraps

Ingredients 1 cup of buckwheat hearts Small red onion, diced Cajun spice Smoked red paprika Hot chilli powder Fresh coriander Little Gem lettuce 1 medium sweet potato 300g of tomatoes, diced Coconut oil Good-quality balsamic vinegar Salt and pepper, to…

Features

Two Little Foodies

The Two Little Foodies is a blog with an Instagram page run by myself, Cora Bolger , and my friend Muireann. We’re two student foodies based in Dublin. Whether you prefer sweet or savoury, undoubtedly we all share the common…

Politics

UCD Socialist Workers and Amnesty International Societies Protest Against Irish Refugee Policy

The UCD Socialist Workers Student Society and UCD Amnesty International came together on Tuesday October 13th outside the Student Centre to host a demonstration protesting Ireland’s disappointing reaction to the refugee crisis. Ireland’s response has been laboured in shouldering our…

Film

Films of the World: No End (Kielsowski, 1985)

Barry Monahan reviews Polish director Krzysztof Kieslowski’s politically charged No End; the first in a new series of international film reviews. Widely regarded as a cult classic for three decades, No End was only made available outside of Poland in…

Editorial News

Editorial: Distorting the Truth and Creating a Coup

When it comes to the EU we are right to view its institutions and mechanisms with a critical eye; anything of a governing nature should be subject to scrutiny if it is to remain fair, open and efficient. However the…

Features

You Need To Nap

Who doesn’t love wintertime? You let your body hair grow out, you consume as much food as possible to keep yourself nice and toasty in your own body fat, and you get to fall into a deep slumber for a…

Features

Scott on Sex: Double Standards

As a person who walks around all day, every day with a vagina between my legs, I’m obviously plagued with countless social pressures and double standards that I won’t go into now, because we could be here all day, and…

Music

Abbey Street Aftermath

On October 12th, Diplo came to The Academy on Abbey Street to play alongside UCD Ents DJS. Those who went saw all the shenanigans, including him trying to get girls to come on stage to twerk. The vibe he brought…

Music

One From the Crate: Bicep

Not a new release by any stretch of the imagination, the Satisfy remixes have been knocking around Dublin since 2014. Bicep should need no introduction for those with any interest in edm, but for those who haven’t felt, Bicep are…

Music

Albums to Watch Out For

Half Moon Run- Sun Leads Me On Release Date: 23rd October Montreal based indie-rock band Half Moon Run appear to have burst out of nowhere in the past 3 years. Hot on the heels of some of the leaders in…

Music

Wyvern Lingo: Subside

Bray Trio Karen Cowley, Saoirse Duane and Caoimhe Barry sit down with Kevin O’Reilly ahead of their Ireland and UK Tour to talk about where they’ve come from and where they’re going. And so how did it all start, you…

Gaeilge

‘Slí an Atlantaigh Fhiáin’ – Faillí déanta uirthi nó le déanamh fós?

Chuala mé trácht ar an Wild Atlantic Way don chéad uair i mbrú óige sa Leacht, Contae an Chláir. Bhí scata Méiriceánach ag stopadh ann, agus greim docht daingean ag bean amháin dóibh ar liosta de radharcanna turasóireachta. Ní rabhadar…