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Unsung Heroes: Meeting the library canteen ladies

“The Pink Ladies.”   “The mammies.”   These are just a couple of the endearing titles given to the exuberant group of women who work in the Plaza Cafe in the Glucksman Library.   It’s apparent from the smiles on the faces of every student and staff member who leaves the cafe; these ladies are serving more than just food. …


Arts & Culture, Clubs&Socs

Tales From The End review: UL Drama Soc’s stock continues to soar

Ridley Scott once said of his craft, “Once you crack the script, everything else follows.” The same can certainly be said for the UL Drama Society’s most recent production, “Tales From the End”. Conor Clohessy, who recently showed his skill with a pen in the short film “The Breaking of Wesson’s Boys”, once again used his flair for storytelling to …


Breaking Of Wesson’s Boys: Winning society collaboration paints promising picture

The UL Drama Society and Film Society finally witnessed the fruits of their labors on Tuesday evening at the premiere of their new short film, The Breaking of Wesson’s Boys. The film was shown in the University Concert Hall in front of a sold-out audience, which included the members of the cast and crew. The Breaking of Wesson’s Boys is …

New UL logo backlash: Petition hits 2,000 signatures

The University of Limerick’s new lime green and forest green logo has received extreme backlash from students since it was revealed last Tuesday. The rebranding project was the result of a €100,000 effort, an amount which some students feel should have been used for more pressing needs at the university. A petition called “Repeal the Re-branding of the University of …

Even Cats Talk review: Another winning DramaSoc production

(Main Article image via ULPhotoSoc and UL Drama Society) It takes a village to maintain a good theater program, as drama and the arts in schools are generally pushed aside in favor of sports. For the UL Drama Society, this village is alive and active, which they demonstrated in their first production of the season, “Even Cats Talk.” The performances …