Ivan Smyth 2019-01-20

Photo via @LimLive95fm As we start back into the second semester, UL GAA is in the middle of a busy schedule with teams involved in Fitzgibbon Cup, Sigerson Cup, Ashbourne Cup, O’Connor Cup and many more competitions.   UL’s senior hurling team started their Fitzgibbon Cup run with a home game against UCC. A spirited […]

Ronan Coughlan 2019-01-20

Johann Van Graan’s men survive a tense back and fourth and seal an 18th Quarter-Final place in Europe Ronan Coughlan reports as Munster secure another vital win. Thomond Park – The centrepiece of Munster Rugby excellence for many a Limerick native, known to many as a Fortress, especially on European nights and for very good reason. […]

Michael Finnerty 2019-01-20

Glass opened in cinemas across the world last Friday. The idea of people rushing to see an M. Night Shyamalan movie seemed unthinkable not so long ago. Mike Finnerty examines how M. Night clawed his way back to the top. It’s one of Hollywood’s favourite narratives – the comeback. Terence Mallick didn’t make a movie […]

Nattapong Yokteng 2018-12-06

The Number of students in University of Limerick who want to participate in the Erasmus programme is increasing.   Interest in the program is increasing more every year, with special interest being seen after the UL open days, where they can meet with alumni, according to Ms Herveline Roche, Erasmus senior administrator.   The majority […]

Cian O Broin 2018-12-06

Elephant in the room: We all know it’s there. Hovering over us ominously, skulking around in the back of our minds. We step outside our doors in week one and breathe in the cool, refreshing air of a new semester. Liberating. As soon as we exhale, it’s Friday of Week Twelve. Time to address the […]

Ronan Coughlan 2018-11-30

“KATIE” director Ross Whitaker spoke to An Focal ahead of its screening at UCH.   The award-winning documentary about one of Ireland’s favourite sportspeople Katie Taylor will be screened on Monday December 3rd at University Concert Hall.   Directed by Ross Whitaker (Anthony Foley: Munsterman, Unbreakable: The Mark Pollock Story,), KATIE follows champion boxer Katie […]

Christopher Dunne 2018-11-30

Ten female students were recently presented with bursaries from global healthcare company Johnson and Johnson (J&J) as part of its WiSTEM2D Award Programme. University of Limerick (UL) is one of 13 universities worldwide to participate in the WiSTEM2D (Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, Manufacturing and Design) programme. “A key aim of the WiSTEM2D programme is to […]

Ivan Smyth 2018-11-30

UL senior camogie team are attempting to win four Ashbourne Cups in a row for the first time in the college’s history. Joint captain Aoife Keane says that preparations are going well for their crack at history. The Clare camogie player refuses to look beyond their opening game against DCU in Dublin on Wednesday 5th […]

Alex Ward 2018-11-30

On the 17th of November, two societies from the Graduate Entry Medical School came together to organise a 5K Fun Run in aid of Limerick Suicide Watch. UL MedSoc teamed up with UL GIVE to create this event on the final day of MedWeek 2018. The focus of MedWeek this year was mental health and well-being, […]

Katie McAteer 2018-11-28

  When it comes to co-op you’ve got two options – co-op in Ireland or Global co-op. I chose global co-op and it’s probably one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. I didn’t think twice about doing it but if you are thinking about it and have your doubts, I’m here to try and […]