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Big Spenders: Construction Firm Receives Over €80 million from UCD

It has emerged that UCD has paid over €80 million to JJ Rhatigan & Co. contractors so far to finance the ongoing construction of student residences on campus. The €82,032,228.39 sum has been disclosed following a Freedom of Information request…

Debunking Money Myths: Will I Be Taxed For The Covid-19 Unemployment Payment?

Back in May, Independent TD Marian Harkin warned that people receiving the Covid-19 unemployment payment could be in for a “terrible shock” at the end of the year as many do not realise it is taxable. Numerous third-level students have…

In The Loop: Where We Live

Where We Live is presented by THISISPOPBABY with St Patrick’s Festival. Production house THISISPOPBABY  are taking the idea of what it means to be Irish as the basis of the ten day curated program ‘Where We Live’  as part of…

Prostitution: From business to the streets, enterprise or abuse?

Sipping from her coffee cup in a bustling café in UCD, site Rachel Moran looks no different than any other mature student attending the University. Behind her calm smile and warm greeting, is a woman who has experienced in her…