Nicole Glennon

Nicole Glennon 2018-11-28

  UL students staged a boycott against Aramark restaurants and cafes on-campus this Wednesday in response to their operations in the direct provision system. Aramark Corporation, which supplies catering services to three Direct Provision centres, including centres UL students reside in, also runs seven restaurants and cafes in UL including cafes in the main building, […]

Nicole Glennon 2018-11-26

UL, in conjunction with An Garda Siochana & UL Student Life, LITSU and LSADSU have launched a campus safety information campaign. The “Campus Watch Booklet” is part of ongoing collaborations to raise awareness and provide information on campus safety to students. The booklet, published in English, Irish, Arabic, Mandarin and Spanish, is aimed at encouraging […]

Nicole Glennon 2018-11-20

There will be no “Christmas Days” event in The Stables Club or The Scholars Club this year.   The campus bars made the announcement in Facebook posts yesterday due to concerns over students’ safety.   The annual “Christmas Days” event traditionally runs over two days every November, where Stables serve a traditional Christmas dinner.   […]

Nicole Glennon 2018-11-20

UL Student Life have started handing out flyers this week about ‘the facts’ surrounding direct provision.   The flyers are in response to similar flyers handed out by Aramark, the catering company who run most food outlets on campus, two weeks ago.   The company’s role in direct provision has come under scrutiny from UL […]

Nicole Glennon 2018-11-19

As a daughter, a big sister, a little sister and a friend, I felt compelled to write something for International Men’s Day. Much of this year has been about focusing on women’s issues, and these conversations are important and long overdue. It is right that we as women are angry and calling for change, but […]

Nicole Glennon 2018-11-14

UL staff and students collected thousands of toiletries for those living in direct provision last week. A number of buildings around UL acted as drop-off points for the toiletries drive including UL Students Life centre, University Concert Hall, Irish World Academy and the Glucksman Library. Staff in the main building, the languages building, the health […]

Nicole Glennon 2018-11-08

The founder of the Irish World Academy of Music and Dance has died after a prolonged illness.   Professor Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin was one of Ireland’s best-known musicians, composers and academics.     Professor Ó Súilleabháin was Emeritus Professor of Music at the University of Limerick and Director at the Irish World Academy of Music […]