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DCU

DCU

Dublin City University. University located between Glasnevin and Santry. It was originally called the National Institute for Higher Education and first enrolled students in 1980. It gained university status in 1989 and now has 10,000 students.

# dcu - Friday 6 June, 2014

From The Daily Edge Lucy Lawless is trying to help an Irish fan get his stolen Xena mug back Mug Wars

Lucy Lawless is trying to help an Irish fan get his stolen Xena mug back

It is, as Lucy says herself, truly appalling.

# dcu - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

Irish kids get a ‘D minus’ for physical activity (but that’s not too bad, apparently)

Only between 12 per cent and 43 cent of children actually get enough physical activity, according to the latest ‘Report Card’.

# dcu - Monday 19 May, 2014

How many Ballyduffs are there? What about Ballymurphys?

Placenames translator Logainm.ie have added interactive maps to its website

# dcu - Friday 9 May, 2014

From The Score The DCU effect – how much has it benefitted the rise of Dublin football? College Stars

The DCU effect – how much has it benefitted the rise of Dublin football?

James McCarthy credits the third-level institution with assisting his career.

# dcu - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Are women the ‘untapped answer’ to Ireland’s IT skills shortage?

A new report proposes that women could be the key to bridging the skills gap in the IT sector, but found that three quarters of females working in the industry had not planned on making it their career.

# dcu - Thursday 1 May, 2014

From The Daily Edge DCU’s interpretation of ‘every Irish student ever’ is painfully accurate DCUMPS

DCU’s interpretation of ‘every Irish student ever’ is painfully accurate

We promise you the world, but you have to be there by seven.

Three Irish colleges make it onto a list of top 100 in the world

Two of the top three universities listed are in Korea with a university in Switzerland coming in at second.

# dcu - Thursday 13 March, 2014

From Business ETC DCU to launch its own fabrication studio early next year Innovation

DCU to launch its own fabrication studio early next year

The partnership with TechShop will give both members of the university and the general public the opportunity to learn advanced manufacturing skills and rapid prototyping.

# dcu - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Villagers, Mein Kampf, and swine flu: The week in numbers

Plus: How much did Irish politicians disclose in donations for last year?

# dcu - Thursday 27 February, 2014

One student’s vote decided if this Dublin college would rejoin USI DCU

One student’s vote decided if this Dublin college would rejoin USI

Dublin City University’s third referendum in four years on membership of the Union of Students in Ireland was passed.

# dcu - Sunday 23 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge 16 things you’ll only know if you went to Dublin City University DCU

# dcu - Friday 21 February, 2014

How far could you get in 36 hours with no money?

Over three hundred Irish students will find out when they take part in a jailbreak challenge tomorrow.

# dcu - Thursday 13 February, 2014

From The Score UCD narrowly prevail in six-goal Sigerson Cup thriller against DCU Derby Victors

UCD narrowly prevail in six-goal Sigerson Cup thriller against DCU

UCD now advance to take on Jordanstown at the semi-final stage.

Cause of Patrick Halpin’s death ‘undetermined’ after initial post-mortem

The DCU student’s body was found near Leicester Square last Thursday. The results of further tests are now awaited.

# dcu - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

From The Score 8 key players in Sigerson Cup action tomorrow for UCD, DCU, UCC and CIT Rising Stars

8 key players in Sigerson Cup action tomorrow for UCD, DCU, UCC and CIT

UCD meet DCU at Belfield while UCC take on CIT at the Mardyke.

# dcu - Tuesday 11 February, 2014

From The Score Snow joke for hurlers in today’s Fitzgibbon Cup game in Dublin Freezing

Snow joke for hurlers in today’s Fitzgibbon Cup game in Dublin

Dublin IT survived the freezing weather to win by three points.

# dcu - Monday 10 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge This Dublin book shop has a very polite approach to advertising Quite Decent

This Dublin book shop has a very polite approach to advertising

They don’t want to put you out, but if you want to buy some books for a good price, you can do it in here.

# dcu - Friday 7 February, 2014

Body found in Leicester Square identified as missing student Patrick Halpin

The 18-year-old’s death is not being treated as suspicious.

# dcu - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Sister of missing Irishman in London appeals for help from public

Halpin was last seen in a West End night club in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

18-year-old student missing on DCU society trip in London

Patrick Halpin was last seen leaving a nightclub off Leicester Square in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

# dcu - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

From The Score DCU hit four goals in comfortable Sigerson Cup win over NUI Galway Impressive

DCU hit four goals in comfortable Sigerson Cup win over NUI Galway

DCU now advance to face UCD at the quarter-final stage.

# dcu - Thursday 30 January, 2014

DCU is one of the top 50 “young” universities in the world

Not bad, for a young…university.

# dcu - Friday 17 January, 2014

From The Score Kildare side for O’Byrne Cup semi-final named Ready To Go

Kildare side for O’Byrne Cup semi-final named

The game starts at 2pm this Sunday, with the winners set to face DCU or Meath in the final.

# dcu - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

From The Score GAA President brands biting ‘unacceptable’ as Leinster Council set to discuss alleged incident Investigate

GAA President brands biting ‘unacceptable’ as Leinster Council set to discuss alleged incident

The alleged altercation took place last Sunday in the O’Byrne Cup game between Dublin and DCU.

# dcu - Sunday 12 January, 2014

From The Score Meath and DCU to meet in O’Byrne Cup final four as Dublin crash out GAA

Meath and DCU to meet in O’Byrne Cup final four as Dublin crash out

There were also goals galore in Baltinglass as the Royals topped Group C

# dcu - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

From The Score Watson hits brace in O’Byrne Cup victory for Dublin as Meath, DCU and Wicklow also win Super Sub

Watson hits brace in O’Byrne Cup victory for Dublin as Meath, DCU and Wicklow also win

There were four games down for decision in Groups C and D of the competition tonight.

# dcu - Thursday 5 December, 2013

From The Daily Edge DCU and Trinity face off in a reenactment of Anchorman’s fight scene DCU Vs Trinity

# dcu - Monday 28 October, 2013

Debunked: Are redheads, gingers, and strawberry blondes going extinct?

Someday in the future, that pesky MC1R could be a thing of the past, if this myth is to be believed.

# dcu - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

From The Score ‘I watched 2011 final from the Hogan Stand. In reality, I wasn’t good enough’ Dubs V Mayo

‘I watched 2011 final from the Hogan Stand. In reality, I wasn’t good enough’

Dublin defender Jonny Cooper keeping his mind off the All-Ireland final — by working on his Masters thesis.

# dcu - Monday 9 September, 2013

Hogan still expecting report on Priory Hall, despite reports mediation has collapsed

The former residents believe that the process has fallen apart, with bank bosses indicating last week they would seek their own solutions for mortgage-holders.

# dcu - Monday 12 August, 2013

From The Score VIDEO: This was the winning goal for Ireland’s Aussie Rules players in the European final Footie This post contains videos

# dcu - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Fianna Fáil proposes referendum to reduce government control of Dáil agenda

The opposition party released a policy discussion document this week which proposes a raft of reforms to the way the Irish parliament does business.

# dcu - Saturday 3 August, 2013

From The Score Ireland get off to winning start at AFL European Championships Round-Up

Ireland get off to winning start at AFL European Championships

The hosts recorded a 22-16 victory over Sweden at DCU, while Great Britain and Croatia will also be happy with their first round displays.

# dcu - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Google, Alta Vista, JumpStation…Dublin to host summit on history of web search

Dublin will next week play host to some of the internet’s pioneers as it hosts a conference celebrating 20 years of web searching.

# dcu - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Column: Lucinda Creighton and Tom Barry – the story of two political Irelands

Two Fine Gael TDs were in the spotlight this week but for completely different reasons, writes Gary Murphy, who says we need to decide what type of politics we want.

# dcu - Friday 12 July, 2013

Finglas student bids to become first Irish man in space

Seán Corcoran, a second year Software Engineering student from Finglas, will battle it out against 200 other potential astronauts from across Ireland and Britain for the chance to board a space flight next year.

# dcu - Thursday 20 June, 2013

Two Irish colleges make list of top 100 ‘young universities’

NUI Maynooth and DCU make the Times’ annual list, while South Korean universities take up two of the top three slots.

# dcu - Friday 7 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: DCU students impress Ellen with Croagh Patrick video Heads Up This post contains videos

VIDEO: DCU students impress Ellen with Croagh Patrick video

Did you know that Ellen has a smartphone game now? She is slowly but surely taking over.

# dcu - Monday 8 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge The one college society that EVERYONE should join May The Fort Be With You

The one college society that EVERYONE should join

We present, DCU’s Fort Society.

# dcu - Thursday 28 March, 2013

USI blames subversion by ‘small cohort’ as DCU SU voids affiliation referendum

The DCU Students’ Union has declared a referendum re-affiliating to the Union of Students’ in Ireland null and void prompting criticism from USI president John Logue.

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