Health, News

Anytime Of The Month Initiative Launched

By: Aisling O’Connor An initiative to combat period poverty has been launched this week by a University of Limerick student. Any Time of the Month, founded by Clodagh Guerin, will help provide feminine hygiene products to those who can’t access them. Ms. Guerin explains the idea for Anytime of the Month came from reading that the issue of period poverty …



11th International Women’s Day Conference Held In University of Limerick

By: Aisling O’Connor The University of Limerick’s 11th International Women’s Day Conference took place yesterday morning in the Analog Devices Building. The conference featured 15 speakers, including activist Vicky Phelan. Opening the conference, UL president, Desmond Fitzgerald said: “Today is a celebration, a day when we celebrate the achievements of women; we’ve come a long way from when we started.” …


Basic White Girl Drinks this Autumn

Autumn brings cooler weather, crisp fallen leaves, and the re-emergence of the basic white girl from hibernation. Grab your leggings and Ugg boots- it’s time to get some coffee. Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte The pumpkin spice latte is the most iconic basic white girl drink. Although lots of cafes have adopted the pumpkin spice latte, it’s mostly associated with Starbucks. …