Clubs&Socs

Teams Test Their Knowledge In Disney Quiz

Societies come together in fundraising venture By Jack Butler Wishes were made upon a star last night as Scholars played host to a Disney Quiz. The event, a collaboration between Out in UL and UL Drama Society, began at 7:30 and featured rounds on Marvel, Star Wars, Disney Princesses and more. Speaking to Out in UL’s Treasurer, Catherine Mann, over …


UL One Step Closer To Historic Four-In-A-Row

UL 2-12 DCU 1-6 By Ivan Smyth UL are one game away from winning four Ashbourne Cups in a row for the first time in the college’s history after a comfortable semi-final victory against DCU. The Limerick college beat DCU in the group stage by three points, and another close encounter was expected. The defending champions started brightly with an …

Let There Be Rock: In Defence Of Greta Van Fleet

By: Mike Finnerty  Michigan rock group Greta Van Fleet took home Best Rock Album for their debut effort From The Fires at Sunday’s Grammy awards, seeing off Grunge statesman Alice In Chains, Swedish throwback Metal group Ghost, and Pop-Rock luminaries Weezer and Fall Out Boy in the process. Greta Van Fleet are probably the most love-it-or-hate-it band to come from …

These Secret Codes Will Change Your Netflix Viewing Experience

By: Erin Dyer WITH Valentine’s day just around the corner everyone is on the lookout for that perfect movie to watch (or not) with bae. However, after many hours of scrolling through all of Netflix’s “most recommended” or “recommended for you” lists, romance is definitely the last thing on anybody’s mind. Netflix is tailored to your algorithm. And while it …

Controversgirl’s Column: Back In Hat/Chic On A Budget

Welcome back to Controversgirl! Since this is only the second column, I’m not gonna throw anything too crazy at you just yet, we’ll keep it nice and simple. So, this week let’s talk about the elephant in the room: hats. Are they in? Are they out? Who knows! But first things first, before we start chasing after social trends it’s …

Dublin City G’s Take Glasgow: Versatile Review

Photo via Twitter user @leialivv By Máire Nolan Dublin Rap Duo Versatile opened their first UK tour with an unforgettable night in Scotland. Alex ‘Eskimo Supreme’ Sheehan and Casey ‘Casper’ Walsh have been gaining serious attention since their string of gigs at several Irish festivals in 2018 such as Electric Picnic and Longitude. Their exploits also earned them a cover …

Running, Rugby and Research; An Interview With Olympian Dr. Tom Comyns

Photo credit: Patrick Bolger/INPHO Ivan Smyth met former Irish Olympian Tom Comyns to discuss the Sydney Olympics, working with Munster rugby and helping to train Ireland’s top athletes. Dr. Tom Comyns is undoubtedly one of UL’s finest sporting exports. His achievements include representing Ireland in the Olympic Games, being inducted in the UL Sport Hall of Fame, working with the …