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...

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...

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.

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...

Disparity in NUI representation is a symptom of the lack of Seanad reform

With UCD graduates being in the privileged position of being able to vote for senators, Nathan Young considers some of the less democratic aspects...

Can we expect UCD to take a stand – on anything?

In light of the CIA report on Prince bin Salman, Claudia Dalby asks if UCD management will take a stand on something that might...

What are my options, doc?

Imagine you go to your local GP with a stomach ache. Upon initial assessment, they decide to order some tests to further determine the...

We consume news in the same way we consume social media

It would be easy to analyse and discuss this year, both now and in the future, with the kind of end-of-days rhetoric we’re used...