The European Union and the migrant crisis

On 19th September 1946, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill called for Franco-German reconciliation while delivering a speech at the University of Zurich....

Judge, jury and executioner – cast your vote now

Dylan O’Neill discusses the effect that media has on the court of public opinion. In the popular dystopian sci-fi...

Pi’s new healthy approach highlights the problem with our fixation on weight

With the new Pi Restaurant opening this Semester, along with the “New Year New Me” program, Aoife Mawn takes a look behind...

UCD’s war on the War on Drugs

Having officially endorsed the Students for a Sensible Drug Policy (SSDP) in November 2017, Nathan Young wonders whether the Union is doing...

Who are the likely contenders for #UCDSUElects2019?

In the coming weeks, this article will be updated and shared to give you a more accurate picture of candidates for #UCDSUElects2019.

Generation gender and the proper way to discuss these issues

With RTÉ hosting “Generation Gender” while UCD hosts panels on Trans issues and closed spaces, Elliot Savage takes a deeper look at...

Democratic regime change on the society corridor

With Universities like Maynooth and Limerick running their clubs and societies through the Students’ Union, Alice Breen considers what this would mean...

Should UCD Societies Council stop funding religious and political societies?

YES by Nathan Young Student societies exist for a plethora of reasons. Some are centered around hobbies, creating a...

My right to swing my fist ends at the doctor’s office

As the Government examine legislation to create “Buffer Zones” around Hospitals where anti-abortion protesters cannot assemble, Heather Reynolds considers the potential threat...

Head to Head: Should UCD hold winter exams after Christmas?

Yes, By Orla KeaveneyThe idea of post-Christmas exams horrifies most Irish students, but there’s actually a lot to be said for them...

Gillette: Toxic Masculinity, Feminism and why you should probably not stop buying their products.

If you live anywhere near enough to an internet connection it can be assumed that you have heard about the new Gillette...

Solidarity, not sucking up: Stand up for the Common Room!

Campus is undergoing something of a renewal recently - two examples being the widely-despised University Club and the plan to build a...

Gender Action Plan 2018-2020 shows representation is far from equal

In the Gender Action Plan 2018-2020 report, Minister of State for Higher Education in Ireland, Mary Mitchell O’Connor states that the National Review of...

Should gross negligence be considered a criminal offense?

Yes by Dylan O’Neill When you think of ‘gross negligence’ what will no doubt come to mind is an image of a doctor telling a...