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Further cases of TB confirmed in DCU

October 9, 2013

Three further cases of TB have been confirmed amongst DCU students, with some parents expressing concern over the lack of information being issue on screenings, as Finnian Curran reports.

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Freshers week: A social round-up

October 9, 2013

Freshers Week 2013 proved a hit with incoming and continuing DCU students, with Grammy Award-winning 90s star Coolio headlining the Freshers’ Ball and Neil Delamere returning to his old alma mater to create some comical mischief with a favourable audience. Sharron Lynskey reports.

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Employers recruit at Accounting, Finance and Law fair

October 9, 2013

More than 1,000 jobs were on offer at the recent DCU Careers Service Accounting, Finance and Law Fair, where students had the opportunity to meet with employers and recent university graduates now employed by the big firms.

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DCU based company launches new Fantasy Football app

October 9, 2013

A DCU-based start-up has recently launched a new Fantasy Football App to coincide with the start of the UK Premiership season. Darragh McGrath spoke to the brains behind the invention, Dr. Padraig Doolan.

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President Higgins’ DCU speech sparks debate

October 9, 2013

President Michael D Higgins delivered an ‘Ethics for all’ lecture at DCU last month, in which he commented on the nature of Ireland’s education system and the need for social good to be at the core of political decision-making. His speech has sparked debate amongst those who feel he is crossing the lines out of a President’s brief.

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DCU students sleep in the snow for charity

July 6, 2013

Over €2,500 was raised by the DCU St Vincent De Paul society from their second ever 24-hour sleepout last week. The “homeless camp” housed twenty people for the night with the numbers varying over the

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DCU Student brings Suspended Coffee to Ireland

May 22, 2013

Fancy doing your bit for society while buying a coffee or lunch at your favourite cafe? Thanks to the work of DCU student Aoife Ryan in bringing Suspended Coffee to Ireland now you can.

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Veronica Guerin scholarship to be awarded

April 24, 2013

A scholarship will be awarded to an aspiring journalist who wishes to study towards a Masters in Journalism at DCU, in honour of the late Veronica Guerin

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Business Convenor 2012/2013: Neil Mulhern

April 24, 2013

After his year in the role, outgoing Business Convenor Neil Mulhern believes convenor’s should be paid a fee in order to maintain accountability, the College View has learned.

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DCU Run for Fun

April 24, 2013

DCU’s School of Health and Social Sciences held the inaugural DCU 5km fun-run in Albert College Park on Wednesday 17th April.

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DCUtv present annual 24-hour broadcast

April 24, 2013

DCUtv, sponsored by Bank of Ireland, presented their annual 24-hour broadcast in aid of the Make a Wish Foundation between April 19th and April 20th 2013

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DCU Students win at Smedias

April 24, 2013

Talented DCU media students were honoured at the 2013 National Student Media Awards in the Ballsbridge Hotel last week.

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DCU Students Dare to be Drink Aware

April 24, 2013

Four DCU Multimedia students have reached the finals of a national Dare to be Drink Aware video competition which seeks to promote healthier attitudes towards alcohol consumption.

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DCU Drama wow with Rent

April 24, 2013

DCU Drama Society impressed audiences with their production of Rent musical in the Helix from April 10th to 12th.