The women of Irish university politics

February 10, 2021

Thankfully, our third level system has transformed and now recognises women as completely equal to their male peers. This has resulted in balanced and diverse student unions, which proportionately represent women much more than our national political systems do.


UCC make superbug breakthrough

October 2, 2019

The researchers in UCC have developed molecules that strengthens the effect of existing antibiotics by up to 16 times against these superbugs. 

National News

UCC to give refugees full scholarships

February 7, 2018

University College Cork has been granted the status of “University of Sanctuary” and will provide seven asylum seekers and refugees with full scholarships from September.


DCU signs partnership agreement with Intel

January 26, 2017

DCU and Intel have signed an agreement this week which will see the two organisations collaborate on talent development and advanced technologies, strengthening their long-standing partnership.

National News

At risk student denied help

November 18, 2015

The college health centre in University College Cork (UCC) allegedly turned away a student that said he had attempted suicide.

DCU News

DCU fails to make the grade

March 25, 2015

DCU was not included in the Times Higher Education’s ranking of the top 100 universities worldwide.