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34% of Irish Secondary School Students Engaging in Sexting by the Time They Reach 6th Year

A new report today has suggested that Irish secondary school students are 30% more likely to engage in sexting when they reach senior cycle (5th-6th year) compared to when they first enter junior cycle (1st-3rd year). The report which was…

Planning Permission Granted for NovaUCD Expansion

The Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council has granted planning permission for the proposed expansion of NovaUCD. The home of UCD’s start-ups, located in the historical Merville House, is near full capacity and in need of extra space.   UCD is going…

Building & Planning Roundup

O’Reilly Hall: The site of UCD President Andrew Deeks’ private club, the original application received planning permission this year. UCD applied back in June for its Revised Fire Safety Certificate. The Council issued a time extension for the application at…

Editorial

A Wild Few Weeks Rachel O’Neill – Editor The last two weeks have been a bit crazy in UCD and I’m still trying to wrap my head around the whole thing. The pictures that emerged of our SU President at…

UCD Reapply for Planning Permission to Expand NovaUCD

UCD has reapplied for planning permission to renovate and expand Nova UCD. Located in Merville House, a protected structure, NovaUCD is home to the university’s startups. Since the building is near full capacity, UCD wants to demolish the south wing…

News

Successful November for NovaUCD

November has proved to be a successful month for NovaUCD, after several events and big announcements from the hub for ventures and entrepreneurs at UCD. NovaUCD recently held its 2015 Start-Up Award ceremony, in which Phision Therapeutics was crowded as…