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UCC Win Jailbreak 2018

In one of the tightest competitions to date, four teams from University College Cork (UCC) crossed the finish line of Jailbreak 2018 in Pula, Croatia. Ninety teams departed from Dublin Castle at 9am on Saturday morning, setting out on the…

Irish Universities Have Seen a 22% Cut in Library Staff Since Recession

Irish university libraries have seen an average reduction of 22% in staffing levels since the recession, with UCD experiencing one of the largest staff cuts. While the declines began to occur in the late 2008s during the last recession, staff…

UCC Students Start Campaign to Save College Bar from Closing

Students in University College Cork are mounting an online campaign to stop plans to close their college ‘Old Bar’ by their university management. Eolann Sheehan the Students Union President in UCC is leading an online petition to protest the bar’s…

Survey Reveals 85% of UCD Students Are Unaware Of What Constitutes ‘Binge Drinking’

The College Tribune conducted a survey to assess student drinking levels in UCD,  and attitudes towards alcohol in general following a report issued by UCC which found large levels of hazardous alcohol consumption among 2,275 undergraduates. Of the students surveyed,…