Maxine Bramley 2018-11-12

The UL Student Life (ULSL) General Meeting was held last week in Kemmy Business School.   The main proposal put forward was a constitutional amendment “ to change the names of the interest groups and their Chairpersons to ones that are more relevant to the role itself and to students.”   The proposal could not […]

Editor 2018-11-08

Dear Editor,   Let me begin this letter by saying that I am a feminist.   However, I believe that what sets me apart from some is that I am an activist, also.   I invite you to cast your mind back to the Tuesday of the University of Limerick’s Fresher’s Week.   Whilst most […]

Ronan Coughlan 2018-11-08

Saturday October 20th saw the Vikings make a TV appearance, where they put former Springbok and Rugby legend Bryan Habana through his paces on Channel 4’s “The Big Tackle”, ahead of Munster’s Champions Cup win over Gloucester at Thomond Park. A number of Vikings got the opportunity to mix with Rugby World Cup winner, putting […]

Ava McDermott 2018-11-08

Do you ever find yourself listening to the same songs, albums and playlists on repeat? Aren’t you tired of hearing the same hit songs on the radio? It’s very easy to find yourself stuck in a musical rut, waiting for that next favourite song to enter your life and keep you company on your way […]

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 […]

Jack Butler 2018-11-08

STOP THE PRESSES AND CALL MY MOTHER – AT LAST, WE HAVE A MICROWAVE ON CAMPUS! In a shock announcement from UL Student Life (ULSL), one glorious microwave has been delivered to the University of Limerick. There are some who might deride a single microwave for a 15,000+ student body,- but spare a thought for […]

Clodagh Guerin 2018-11-07

Yesterday, Aramark handed out flyers to UL students about their link to direct provision   The catering company who run most food outlets on campus were handing out flyers with ‘The Facts’ on campus. An Focal’s front page this month focuses on UL Student Life’s campaign to end direct provision, highlighting Aramark’s contribution to Munster’s […]