Arts & Culture

Seven Stages in Learning a Second Language

By Evie Kearney 1. Tell yourself it can’t be that difficult All those other countries in Europe seem to know their own language and also be fluent in English…so how hard can it be via GIPHY   2. Realise it is that difficult Grammar? Word order? What do you mean Google Translate isn’t a reliable source? via GIPHY 3. Struggle …


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Irish third level teaching will need to change

A RECENT Irish Times report reflects on a reality that we might wish to ignore. Third level teaching in Ireland is stale. While some of you might think UL is great, unfortunately in the greater scale of things, it quite worryingly, is not. The primary function and purpose of a University is to facilitate research and to a lesser extent, …