Fuinneamh, News, Politics

UL Students Decide Early Who Should Be The Next US President

By Paul Saunders The University of Limerick (UL) might be the first place in the world to break the news on who will be the next president of the United States. The UL student newspaper – An Focal – polled the campus on who they thought should be next. Their three choices were Republican nominee Donald Trump, Democratic nominee Hillary …


SoUL Fest Gets A Unique Filter For Capturing Your Snapchat Story

By Maxine Bramley Week Eight’s SoUL Fest get to enjoy its very own Snapchat filter – thanks to UL student Liam Lennon. Music, Media and Performance Technology student, Liam is currently doing his Co-Op in the Student Union’s Marketing and Communications Office where he created the filter. The filter is available to use around campus from the beginning of the …

Music Week: The Whileaways

By Maxine Bramley The well-known group ‘The Whileaways’ performed Monday night at the Scholars Club as part of UL Music Society’s Music Week. It was unsurprisingly quiet for a Monday night but the crowd was in good spirits and there was a tangible good buzz and relaxed ambience amongst students and staff. The Galway-based group kicked off their set at …

Munster Rugby Tickets For Sale In The SU

By David Byrne UL Students’ Union (ULSU) are now selling Munster Rugby match tickets for the 2016/2017 season. Individual match day tickets are available, as well as season tickets which cover any eight games. Coinciding with the recent opening of Munster’s new purpose built High Performance Centre at the University of Limerick, both the ULSU and Munster Rugby have struck …