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Just where is the Happiest Place on Earth?

Alissa Karpick examines the differences between Walt Disney World and Disneyland Paris What is the Disney experience? Disney is a sum of many factors; whether it’s meeting your favourite character, buying a Mrs Potts and Chip tea set, or watching…

Safety wardens take over at Newman Building

The Newman Building, which is home to the university’s Arts faculty, is undergoing a number of improvements to its fire safety management system. The refurbishment of the building, planned to facilitate increased capacity for the future, is expected to be…

€5,000 a “hypothetical” figure says Bielenberg

The author of an Irish Independent article that the Union of Students’ in Ireland have used to bolster their “Stop Fees” campaign has said a quoted figure of €5, rx 000 for third level fees was purely “hypothetical.” Kim Bielenberg’s…

USI Change Focus of National Campaign

  -Thousands of students expected to march on 16th November  

UCD Students’ Union anger Mental Health charity

Mental Health group First Fortnight has blamed the UCD Students’ Union for badly promoting an awareness event and wasting thousands of euro in the process. Sources close to the charity have told the College Tribune that the organisation had been…

The Race in Summary

On the 27th October, medicine Irish citizens will vote on who they want to be their next President for the coming seven years. Most candidates have been involved with some sort controversy at some time in the campaign. Norris has…

Degrees of Unemployment

-Conference concerned over high rates of youth unemployment  -University access seems to be ineffective employment measure Pull Quotes- “Fás ill-equipped to deal with this crisis” “Is it the case that so many of us have degrees that they are simply…

Cheesefest causes student nightmare

UCD Ents have come under fire for their handling of the cancellation of two major headline acts. The recent ‘Cheesefest’, set to feature three 90s pop bands, was thrown into turmoil with only the Vengaboys playing as advertised. S Club…