The University Observer View: Green Campus future appears achievable in UCD

On 25th October, the European Parliament voted to ban the use of “single-use” plastics, which would mean that plastic straws, disposable plastic plates and...

The University Observer View: Embattled Deeks will have little space to maneuver after Common Room campaign

Already, we have reached Week 5 of this semester, and as the countdown to the closure of the UCD Common Room sits at 10...

The University Observer View: A crisis far beyond boiling point

With Amnesty International Ireland and the Irish Council for Civil Liberties both requesting reports be carried out on the events surrounding the occupation of...

Editorial – Election Issue – Volume XXIV

The last time we had a presidential race in the sabbatical elections, students voted for a president who ignored the union’s pro-choice mandate and...

Editorial – Issue 7 – Volume XXIV

With an election coming up candidates should consider which issues they can and cannot affect. The union does not run the bar. A sabbatical...