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Feeling creative? Maybe the Ogham Stone is for you

  By Seán Lynch   The Ogham Stone, the University of Limerick’s literary and visual arts journal, is taking submissions of creative writing from the public, for the spring 2016 edition.   This year’s edition is set to be the largest in the project’s history, with a deadline of midnight on November 2nd.   Almost seventy pieces were accepted for …


The new 5-a-day

  By Caryl Faye Yulo   So it’s recently been noted by health experts that the 5-a-day is no longer cutting it. The edited version is still being debated over but the general consensus is that two to three fruits a day with four to five vegetables will do you better. Now, as college students, it seems almost impossible to …

Students will now pay €40 to CPMC to see a doctor

  By Tomás Heneghan   University of Limerick students will no longer be able to consult a doctor for most issues at the on-campus Student Health Centre (SHC) and it is now expected students will pay €40 for a consultation with a doctor off-campus.   Rather than seeing a doctor at the SHC, students will now be directed to the …

SHAG Week’s here

  By Ciara Corcoran   Hi everyone!! Hope you’ve all had a fantastic Physical Health Week and spent lots of time getting out and about and getting active. With the immense work put in by Tony in the First 7 Weeks hub Physical Health Week has been fantastic. All the events have been brilliant and I hope you’ve enjoyed them …

Asking for Help

  By Marian O’Donnell   Hi Guys, Marian O’Donnell, your Academic Officer here. We are in Week 5 now so you should all be fully settled into this academic year. Some of you might be finding things a little difficult or harder than you thought in relation to your different subject choices – this is perfectly normal. Whether you’re a …