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# freshers

This month
March 2023
# Long Wait Over
Galway senior Collins leads the way in All-Ireland Freshers hurling final win
University of Galway saw off the challenge of UL to land their first Fresher’s title in 18 years.
Last year
# freshers
DCU fire six goals in victory over UCC in exciting All-Ireland football final clash
IT Carlow hosted tonight’s decider.
All time
# Dramatic finish
Wexford's Damien Reck shines as DCU retain All-Ireland Freshers hurling title against UL
It was another boost for hurling in DCU.
# freshers week
13 of the most Freshers' Week things that ever happened in Ireland
Havoc and destruction.
# Change generation
Letters to a Fresher: College graduates tell us what they wish they'd known in first year
We asked three recent graduates to write a letter to their former selves. Here’s what they had to say…
# fancy
These college freshers gave their student accommodation an insane makeover
# Corn Billings
DCU triumph in six-goal thriller against UCD in All-Ireland Freshers final at Croke Park
The match saw UCD legend Dave Billings remembered with DCU lifting the cup named after him.
# banter bands
11 epic scenes that sum up Freshers Week around Ireland
Epic and depressing. It’s FRESHERS after all.
# late lectures
15 realistic college tips all new students need to know
Let’s not sugarcoat things.
# The Boss
Cork football legend Larry Tompkins lands himself a new management job
Tompkins will be involved with third-level outfit UCC.
# Cats Star
1-14 for Kilkenny forward Murphy as UL claim All-Ireland Freshers hurling title against UCC
Extra-time was needed before a winner emerged in Mallow tonight.
# freshers
11 things nobody ever tells you about going to college
The printers = your new enemy.
# Student Life
21 ways to tell you were an Irish college student
Chicken fillet rolls, pints and fags.
# freshers
Why are Whoopi Goldberg and Hugh Laurie in Dublin?
The actors are part of the Trinity College Dublin society The Phil’s line-up for Freshers’ Week.