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DCU launch at-home study toolkit

April 1, 2020

DCU’s Student Support and Development faculty have launched an at-home study toolkit in response to many students being housebound over the next few weeks as a result of the Covid-19 outbreak.

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The importance of reusing old clothes after the Victoria Secret dumping scandal

March 1, 2020

According to the Waste and Resources Action Programme, 300,000 tonnes of clothing were sent to landfill in the UK in 2016. It takes about 80 years for clothes to break down in landfills.

With ‘fast-fashion’ at an all-time high, the fashion industry has come under fire for generating significant levels of waste every season. The fashion industry is the second largest polluter of clean water globally after agriculture. It also produces 10 percent of the world’s emissions.

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Electromagnetic Hypersensitivity: Is technology killing us?

March 1, 2020

As society and technology progresses there has naturally been an increase in the number and diversity of electromagnetic field (EMF) sources from computers to mobile phones. While these devices have made our life easier, they have been attached to concerns about possible health risks due to their EMF emissions.

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Breaking down the Green Deal for Ireland

February 5, 2020

The idea of a Just Transition ensures that those who have been working in a particular sector for the majority of their lives will not be left without a livelihood or opportunities when the industry closes down or adapts to pursue more carbon neutral practices. 

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Smaointe Bronntanais don Nollaig

December 11, 2019

Tá an Nollaig buailte linn arís nach mór agus tá na siopaí ag ullmhú don séasúr an gnóthach. B’fhéidir tá tú ag ullmhú freisin don Nollaig. An bhfuil do chrann Nollaig suas?

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Realta ag Ardu: Timotheé Chalamet

December 11, 2019

An chuala tú an t-ainm Timotheé Chalamet riamh? Tá sé ag teacht chun cinn mar réalta scannán agus bhain sé cáil amach do féin le blianta beaga anuas, go háirithe sa scannán Call Me by Your Name.

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Sos Cathrach: Liospóin

November 27, 2019

An bhfuil tú ag smaoineamh ar shos gheimhridh? Cad ina thaobh nach Liospóin? Is cathair álainn í caipiteal na Portaingéile. Tá draíocht ag baint leis an gcathair agus is uaidh atá an radharc is fearr a d’fhéadfá a shamhlú. Tá neart le déanamh i Liospóin!

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The Democratic Party can’t make the same mistake again

November 13, 2019

There’s a reason that Bernie Sanders has never joined the Democratic Party. The fact of the matter is that it’s an institution that is beholden to capital and wealth and not any of the liberal values it espouses.