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Saturday 14 June, 2014

Vlog: What can be done to tackle rising obesity in Ireland?
# Health
# Health

Vlog: What can be done to tackle rising obesity in Ireland?

Jun 14th 2014, 12:00 PM 29 Views 123 Comments

Between 1990 and 2000 the prevalence of obesity in Ireland increased by 67%.

Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Video column: Have you ever been tested for an STI?
# Sex
# Sex

Video column: Have you ever been tested for an STI?

Apr 2nd 2014, 1:00 PM 138 Views 79 Comments

Katie Varvos asks why young Irish people aren’t getting STI tests and she even takes one online.

Monday 20 January, 2014

Video column: Is there a viable solution to ivory poaching?
# Insight
# Insight

Video column: Is there a viable solution to ivory poaching?

Jan 20th 2014, 12:45 PM 31 Views 29 Comments

There were approximately 10 million elephants in Africa at the turn of the 20th century. Today, thanks to widespread poaching, that number has dropped to 500,000.

Sunday 15 December, 2013

Video blog: A brief history – Christmas, cheer, and commercialisation
# Opinion
# Opinion

Video blog: A brief history – Christmas, cheer, and commercialisation

Dec 15th 2013, 12:00 PM 68 Views 2 Comments

What’s the true meaning of this holiday, again?

Thursday 5 December, 2013

Video column: Gay X-Factor contestant abused, protests in Ukraine and Black Pete
# Opinion
# Opinion

Video column: Gay X-Factor contestant abused, protests in Ukraine and Black Pete

Dec 5th 2013, 1:30 PM 421 Views 27 Comments

The Unemployed Graduate’s news round-up discusses international stories that have sparked interest across the globe this week.

Friday 29 November, 2013

Video column: Why is the link between mental health and alcohol so controversial?
# Column
# Column

Video column: Why is the link between mental health and alcohol so controversial?

Nov 29th 2013, 1:00 PM 55 Views 38 Comments

The Irish public increasingly aware of the importance of mental health – but the role that alcohol plays in psychological problems remains taboo to many, says Katie Varvos.

Thursday 21 November, 2013

Video column: The Occupy Movement, Mayor Ford, controversial shirts and topless Kim
# Opinion
# Opinion

Video column: The Occupy Movement, Mayor Ford, controversial shirts and topless Kim

Nov 21st 2013, 6:00 PM 36 Views 45 Comments

The Unemployed Graduate’s round-up discusses four international stories that have sparked interest across the globe.

Saturday 16 November, 2013

Video column: Ireland's young and diverse population deserves to be heard
# Opinion
# Opinion

Video column: Ireland's young and diverse population deserves to be heard

Nov 16th 2013, 12:00 PM 15 Views 34 Comments

Large sections of our society are not being represented by the mainstream media – excluding valid perspectives and life experience from the national conversation, says Katie Varvos.