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Petition Handed in to UCDSU Asking for Reversal on Abortion Referendum

UCD student and spokesperson for UCD Students Against Abortion Samuel O’Connor has handed in a petition to UCD Students’ Union President Mícheál Gallagher asking him to reconsider the Union’s current position on abortion. UCDSU recently adopted a stance that supports…

Miley Cyrus comments “damaging” says leading Mental Health Charity

The musician Sinead O’Connor has threatened to sue pop singer Miley Cyrus after an online row broke out between the two artists last week. Cyrus was accused by the Irish musician of mocking people who have suffered from mental health…


New Energy Institute to be Established in UCD

A new Energy Institute which will contain research on energy systems integration is to be established in UCD. The institute was launched at an event hosted by the Taoiseach, viagra Enda Kenny, malady in Government Buildings in Dublin last Wednesday….

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The Snowden Saga

Edward Snowden became the news story of the summer when he leaked documents about the surveillance techniques used by the National Security Agency (NSA). Thomas Cullen examines the leaks and looks at how the media and the governments involved dealt…


UCD continue expansion into China

University College Dublin has further increased its interest in China by establishing a new Institute of Health Science and Innovation in Shenzhen University during the summer. UCD previously opened the Beijing-Dublin International College which was the result of an agreement…


UCD Students’ Union To Hold Abortion Referendum

UCD Students’ Union will hold a ‘preferendum’ at the beginning of October this year to decide its policy on abortion. Students will be asked to vote on the 1st and 2nd of October in conjunction with the class representative elections…