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. …

The Definitive Guide to the Best 1980’s Films

Most of us reading this article weren’t even alive during the 1980’s, but that doesn’t mean a 22-year-old who always gets Steve Harrington in personality quizzes can’t take a stab at compiling a list of the best 80’s movies! Back To The Future (1985)   It’s an obvious choice, but how could you have an article about the best 80’s …

5 Reasons why October is the Best Month

Autumn The mornings are crisp and cool and there is nothing more beautiful than walking to UL on a day like that. Whether you’re coming from Plassey Village or Elm Park, the walk is stunning- with tall trees and colourful leaves decorating the already spectacular campus. Only when it’s dry though, if there is any sign of rain do not …

Cozy and Folksy: Tracks for a Dreamy October

Autumn is truly upon us, and when it comes to autumnal music I feel like acoustic and folk is the way to go.  I am, admittedly, one of those “basic” autumn girls who craves crisp air, spicy lattes and chunky cardigans. With that being said, here are my picks of songs that perfectly capture that autumn aesthetic… think golden hour, …

Campus Life Services Weekly Events

Living on campus? Did you know Campus Life Services have events and activities running for students every week? It’s a great way for village residents to meet new people and save some money. Check out this week’s Village Events below!   Monday- QPR Suicide Prevention Training Learn some top tips for recognising a friend or family member in need. Learn …

Battle of the Bands is on the Horizon

BATTLE of the Bands returns to the Stables on Tuesday night, 16 October.Bands from The University of Limerick and around Munster will take to the stage over the course of 4 nights, in weeks 6, 7, 9 and 10. This year’s competition, organised by UL’s Music Society, will feature 9 bands. There will be an intriguing mix of backgrounds and …

Veggie Ventures: Hook & Ladder

Hook and Ladder 7 Sarsfield Street This week, our veggies took a break from plant based eateries to try something a little more mainstream. As most herbivores will know, it is hard to find new, exciting, or interesting vegetarian options on a regular menu. This week we decided to see what we could find in Hook & Ladder, a chain …