Nicole Glennon 2018-11-14

UL staff and students collected thousands of toiletries for those living in direct provision last week. A number of buildings around UL acted as drop-off points for the toiletries drive including UL Students Life centre, University Concert Hall, Irish World Academy and the Glucksman Library. Staff in the main building, the languages building, the health […]

Nicky Anderson 2018-11-14

UL Buildings and Estates have successfully secured funding for new water fountains.   Elizabeth Gabbett of the UL Environmental Committee said it was “fantastic news.”   “The proposed fountains are not cheap but in the long run they will cut down on demand for single-use bottled water.”   This funding comes after much lobbying by […]

Christine Costello 2018-11-13

Last week University Concert Hall (UCH) and Robert C. Kelly launched this year’s Christmas panto, Snow White.   The launch took place in Limerick’s No.1 Pery Square and featured a star-studded cast of both local and national celebrities.   Robert C. Kelly’s pantomime will feature a retelling of a classic fairytale ‘with a contemporary twist’. […]

Cian O Broin 2018-11-12

The Regional Writing Centre (RWC) have announced ‘This Hostel Life’ by Melatu Uche Otorie as this year’s choice for the One Campus One Book initiative. Next Wednesday (21st), Melatu Uche Okorie will read a short passage from ‘This Hostel Life’ and partake in a symposium with the audience in attendance at UL. In semester two, […]

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 […]