Music & the people in college who listen to that music

By Seamus Toomey   The Metalhead: The metalhead listens to heavy aggressive music, with often times fast technical sections and always screaming. Clothes: All black. May include spikes and/or chains. Music: Slipknot, Meshuggah, Dillinger Escape Plan. Says: “Death to all but METAL! RRAAAWWWRRR!”   The Hipster: Listens to unknown weird sounding anything. Their iPod will include as many songs that …

What would you do if you were president of UL for a day?

By Seamus Toomey   This was a question asked of UL students during a survey last semester.  It’s a fun idea and has provided some interesting insights into what you the students want from the SU and C&S.   So what would you guys do as president for a day, well from lengthening your term and becoming a dictator to …

UL Arts Office

  By Patricia Moriarty   The University of Limerick Arts Office will celebrate 15 years with an exciting programme of events for the autumn semester this year.   Established in 2000 the Arts Office supports the activities of arts organisations on campus and works in partnership with other national arts bodies. Over the years we have collaborated with Clubs and …

Those three words

By Jean Powell   Those three words mean nothing to a girl like me I’ve been too badly burned And that’s what I learned That those words meaning nothing to me   If it was an art to break your heart Then you’d see my work in the national gallery   Through the carnage I’ve come out quite tarnished And …

Freshers Diary

By Caryl Yulo   I stepped out of the car and, before saying goodbye, I jokingly asked mam to come in with me (Was I really joking though?). I slept so soundly the night before but a sudden surge of nerves and anxiety made me question how I really felt about Orientation Day. I shook the thoughts out of my …