The University Observer View: Addiction as a cause is at the forefront of students’ minds

The conversation around drugs in Ireland needs to change. When drugs are mentioned as news pieces on RTÉ, the focus is always...

The University Observer View: Irish students must reject xenophobia and welcome asylum seekers

Our front page lays bare the intransigence of the State in relation to the welfare of those in direct provision. The story...

The University Observer View: Clothing is never a character witness.

From The New York Times and CNN, to the BBC, The Guardian and the South China Morning Post, the Cork rape trial has gained...

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...