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Food

DCU Food Society

October 29, 2014

A group of enterprising Health and Society students have launched the DCU Food Society with the aim of finding innovative and interesting ways to incorporate healthy eating into a busy student life.  Their ambitious plan

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Articles

The Italian Job

October 1, 2014

Alison Ring describes her 5-day cultural excursion to Italy

Travel

Lost in India

April 16, 2014

Travel broadens the mind; Hannah Bowler recounts the first time she experienced the Indian culture.

Travel

The definitive guide to South America

April 16, 2014

For Aoife O’Neill, South America is like an ex-boyfriend that she will never get over. Her infatuation began when studying the Amazon in Leaving Cert geography and culminated with a three month fling when she turned 21.

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Food

The Northside Hangover comes to your rescue

April 11, 2014

Ever found the after affects of a big night out can make the inevitable walk to the shops seem like a trek to the end of the earth? A new business, ‘The Northside Hangover’ aims

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Travel

A Southern summer

April 2, 2014

Paula Murphy recounts a summer spent in the deep south, and a recipe that will make your mouth water.

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Travel

The American nightmare

April 2, 2014

Everything that could have gone wrong for Ciara Moore on her J1 did. Here she offers her top tips to ensuring your American dream doesn’t turn into a nightmare.

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Food

Mississippi mud pie

March 19, 2014

Myself and a bunch of friends traveled to South Carolina on a J1 visa last summer. While there, my keen interest in food and baking had me trying every tasty treat that my broke Irish behind

Travel

Paradise in Portland

March 19, 2014

Portland is often referred to as the ‘hipster capital’ of the USA, which may sound like your worst nightmare but it really is a very cool place. Its large population of bearded and tattooed men,

Travel

California dreamin’

March 19, 2014

Everything you’ve ever witnessed on a California-based TV show is the real deal. From celeb-spotting in Hollywood to pep rallies and bonfires on the beach; if a West Coast summer appeals to you, enlist your

Travel

European Escape: Paphos, Cyprus

March 5, 2014

Claudia Gocoul offers an alternative to the booze cruises synonymous with Greek islands; a relaxing escape to Paphos, Cyprus.