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UCD student union calls for college probe into professor's speech at Patrick's Day anti-lockdown event
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UCD student union calls for college probe into professor's speech at Patrick's Day anti-lockdown event

Mar 19th 2021, 8:05 AM 95,263 Views 0 Comments

Cahill organised and spoke at the event in Dublin’s Herbert Park.

Selling Our Genes: UCD agreement with for-profit DNA collection company 'restrictive'
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Selling Our Genes: UCD agreement with for-profit DNA collection company 'restrictive'

Oct 4th 2020, 12:59 AM 641 Views 0 Comments

Expert familiar with such agreements cited issues with data access, exclusivity and intellectual property.

How Dublin plans to use tech to reduce carbon emissions
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How Dublin plans to use tech to reduce carbon emissions

Nov 22nd 2019, 11:08 AM 247 Views 0 Comments

The city is using insights from Google to help tackle the climate crisis.

Maynooth University sues UCD over alleged 'poaching' of professor
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Maynooth University sues UCD over alleged 'poaching' of professor

Aug 27th 2019, 3:53 PM 24,467 Views 0 Comments

Maynooth University believes that UCD poached an academic.

Students say Dublin Buses are not stopping for them outside UCD at night
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Students say Dublin Buses are not stopping for them outside UCD at night

Mar 2nd 2019, 9:00 PM 73,869 Views 88 Comments

Students have said this is a regular occurrence at stops on campus from around 10pm onwards.

Con O'Callaghan's Sigerson involvement with UCD unclear as he juggles Cuala commitments From The42

Con O'Callaghan's Sigerson involvement with UCD unclear as he juggles Cuala commitments

Jan 24th 2018, 6:35 AM 8,319 Views 6 Comments

O’Callaghan carried the water for UCD for their win over Maynooth yesterday.

Complaint upheld after UCD student asked to pay almost €500 more in fees than advertised
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Complaint upheld after UCD student asked to pay almost €500 more in fees than advertised

Dec 18th 2017, 5:44 PM 26,106 Views 10 Comments

Outdated fee information had been listed on UCD’s School of Medicine website.

Compulsory sexual consent classes planned for UCD following revenge porn allegations
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Compulsory sexual consent classes planned for UCD following revenge porn allegations

Feb 8th 2016, 1:13 PM 22,942 Views 166 Comments

The university is investigating claims that male students shared explicit images of female students without their permission.

Inside the PR machine - how Ireland's top universities recruit Chinese students
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Inside the PR machine - how Ireland's top universities recruit Chinese students

Aug 16th 2015, 11:15 AM 16,061 Views 11 Comments

International tuition fees have become an important source of revenue for cash-strapped Irish universities.

Five properties to view this weekend… over €500,000
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Five properties to view this weekend… over €500,000

Apr 16th 2015, 5:59 PM 6,802 Views 0 Comments

Here are the 5 best properties for over €500,000 you can view this weekend.

Over 300 people donated their bodies to medical science from 2012 - 2014
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Over 300 people donated their bodies to medical science from 2012 - 2014

Apr 6th 2015, 8:00 AM 12,807 Views 20 Comments

There are five medical schools who take donations in Ireland.

UCD ends practice of buying greyhounds for medical experiments
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UCD ends practice of buying greyhounds for medical experiments

Nov 10th 2014, 7:15 AM 11,382 Views 27 Comments

Over a six-year period, the university bought a total of 212 dogs.

Database of Irish who fought with Australians during WW1 goes online
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Database of Irish who fought with Australians during WW1 goes online

Oct 17th 2014, 5:41 PM 10,310 Views 19 Comments

The new resource comes as part of a collaboration between the Australian University of New South Wales and University College Dublin.

Irish scientist to help combat aggressive 'triple negative' breast cancer
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Irish scientist to help combat aggressive 'triple negative' breast cancer

Aug 12th 2014, 4:00 PM 7,978 Views 3 Comments

UCD’s Dr Madeline Murphy has been awarded €25,000 from the Breast Cancer Campaign.

Nicolas Cage's face is mysteriously appearing on official UCD computers
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# Cage Rage

Nicolas Cage's face is mysteriously appearing on official UCD computers

Mar 27th 2014, 10:16 AM 19,846 Views 2 Comments

In UCD, there is no escape from Cage.

23 things you'll only know if you went to University College Dublin
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# Concrete Jungle

23 things you'll only know if you went to University College Dublin

Mar 9th 2014, 6:00 PM 110,781 Views 54 Comments

Keeping it South Side since 1854.

UCD students complain of lack of respect on campus
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UCD students complain of lack of respect on campus

Nov 19th 2013, 8:33 AM 33,142 Views 58 Comments

The university’s students’ union claim rights are being infringed upon on UCD residence.

How can we think differently about global challenges facing Ireland?
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How can we think differently about global challenges facing Ireland?

Nov 11th 2013, 2:45 PM 4,514 Views 10 Comments

A ‘Thinking Big’ forum was held at UCD over the weekend, where participants discussed issues currently facing Ireland.

UCD Smurfit School MBA ranked among best in world
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UCD Smurfit School MBA ranked among best in world

Oct 21st 2013, 6:30 AM 16,228 Views 17 Comments

The MBA programme has moved up five spots in the Financial Times Global Executive MBA Rankings.

Revealed: British to blame for Ireland's drink problem
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Revealed: British to blame for Ireland's drink problem

Jun 18th 2013, 2:43 PM 31,819 Views 140 Comments

A University College Dublin study found students from traditionally British areas of the country are more likely to binge drink.

Jonny Wilkinson gets his hands on a UCD jersey
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Jonny Wilkinson gets his hands on a UCD jersey

May 23rd 2013, 9:59 AM 3,207 Views 0 Comments

The Toulon fly-half was out training in Dublin 4 ahead of tomorrow’s Top 14 meeting with Toulouse.

'It's not like the jerseys were the culprits' - UCD defend use of Penn State equipment
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'It's not like the jerseys were the culprits' - UCD defend use of Penn State equipment

May 15th 2013, 2:56 PM 12,924 Views 55 Comments

UCD American football team will wear gear owned by the college at the centre of a child sex abuse scandal.

Student body hit out over use of debt collectors in colleges
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Student body hit out over use of debt collectors in colleges

Feb 11th 2013, 5:03 PM 10,043 Views 44 Comments

The response from the USI comes after a tender by UCD for the “collection of outstanding monies”.

Fair Play award gives UCD hope of Europa League spot next season
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Fair Play award gives UCD hope of Europa League spot next season

Nov 10th 2012, 3:12 PM 783 Views 1 Comment

The Students must wait until next May to discover their European fate.

Staff at UCD student bar call off planned strike action at last minute
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Staff at UCD student bar call off planned strike action at last minute

Oct 2nd 2012, 12:34 PM 6,138 Views 20 Comments

Staff had planned the strike action for today after they did not receive redundancy payments due after the bar closed unexpectedly.

Former UCD bar staff to strike over unpaid wages
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Former UCD bar staff to strike over unpaid wages

Sep 22nd 2012, 8:15 AM 8,721 Views 25 Comments

The campus Student Bar has closed with heavy debts – while the builders in charge of building a new one have also hit trouble.

No major changes for Irish colleges in latest University rankings
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No major changes for Irish colleges in latest University rankings

Sep 11th 2012, 8:05 AM 10,358 Views 13 Comments

Trinity College, UCD, UCC, NUI Galway and DCU haven’t seen any major change in their rankings since this time last year.

UCD 'spin-out' companies plan more than 50 jobs by end of 2013
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UCD 'spin-out' companies plan more than 50 jobs by end of 2013

Feb 22nd 2012, 12:17 PM 1,871 Views 0 Comments

The new companies have come about from research undertaken at the Dublin university.

Higgins tops nationwide poll of students' Aras intentions
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Higgins tops nationwide poll of students' Aras intentions

Oct 11th 2011, 12:15 PM 1,263 Views 18 Comments

Michael D Higgins tops a nationwide opinion poll of almost 2,000 students across Ireland’s seven university campuses.

And they're off: Irish scientists develop genetic test to find tomorrow's top racehorses
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And they're off: Irish scientists develop genetic test to find tomorrow's top racehorses

Jul 18th 2011, 4:04 PM 864 Views 1 Comment

New genomics technology will increase the chances of successfully identifying foals and yearlings who are most likely to emerge in the winner’s enclosure.

Space shuttle Atlantis - the Irish connections
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Space shuttle Atlantis - the Irish connections

Jul 8th 2011, 3:43 PM 705 Views 4 Comments

An Irish science blog has uncovered the many links between the final space shuttle mission and our fair isle.

College agrees to restore UCD Ball after student campaigns
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College agrees to restore UCD Ball after student campaigns

Apr 12th 2011, 12:49 PM 1,598 Views 2 Comments

Authorities and students strike a deal to reschedule the UCD Ball, which was cancelled last week after a licence dispute.

The second miracle of Cardinal Newman paves the way for sainthood
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The second miracle of Cardinal Newman paves the way for sainthood

Sep 9th 2010, 5:07 PM 511 Views 0 Comments

The founder of UCD will be beatified by the Pope later this month.

Is UCD about to overtake Trinity in world rankings?
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# University Rankings

Is UCD about to overtake Trinity in world rankings?

Aug 12th 2010, 10:43 AM 360 Views 0 Comments

Big name universities are set for a fall this Autumn.