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# nui-galway - Wednesday 14 July, 2021

Domestic violence costs Irish victims €113,000 over more than 20 years – study
# Financial Cost
# Financial Cost

Domestic violence costs Irish victims €113,000 over more than 20 years – study

Jul 14th 2021, 9:56 AM 7,662 Views 9 Comments

Lost income, health and legal costs and damage to property are cumulatively costing domestic violence victims billions every year.

# nui-galway - Thursday 27 May, 2021

Noble false widow spider bites can require hospital treatment – study
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

Noble false widow spider bites can require hospital treatment – study

May 27th 2021, 7:31 AM 26,862 Views 19 Comments

A study confirms that some bite victims experience symptoms very similar to the true black widow spiders.

# nui-galway - Monday 19 April, 2021

New survey launched to capture people's experiences of remote working during the pandemic
# Working From Home
# Working From Home

New survey launched to capture people's experiences of remote working during the pandemic

Apr 19th 2021, 6:10 AM 18,033 Views 14 Comments

Researchers from NUI Galway and the Western Development Commission will publish their findings from the survey in May.

# nui-galway - Friday 26 March, 2021

People who had difficult childhood events may be struggling with mental health during pandemic, researchers say
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

People who had difficult childhood events may be struggling with mental health during pandemic, researchers say

Mar 26th 2021, 6:10 AM 16,571 Views 20 Comments

A clinical psychologist at NUI Galway says self-compassion and hope are key to mental wellbeing amid Covid-19.

# nui-galway - Monday 8 March, 2021

Significant drop in number of children drinking and smoking in the last two decades
# Research
# Research

Significant drop in number of children drinking and smoking in the last two decades

Updated Mar 8th 2021, 2:29 PM 16,170 Views 30 Comments

More children reported feeling low and being on a diet compared with 1998.

# nui-galway - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Irish scientists discover cause of 'skin-eating' conditions from False Widow spiders
# Study
# Study

Irish scientists discover cause of 'skin-eating' conditions from False Widow spiders

Dec 1st 2020, 1:00 PM 27,518 Views 23 Comments

The finding was the result of research carried out by scientists at NUI Galway.

# nui-galway - Friday 2 October, 2020

Gardaí called to student accommodation in Galway over false alarm
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

Gardaí called to student accommodation in Galway over false alarm

Oct 2nd 2020, 5:28 PM 22,058 Views 6 Comments

Armed gardaí responded to reports of a possible firearm.

# nui-galway - Friday 25 September, 2020

NUIG students warned they could face expulsion if they fail to stick to Covid-19 guidelines
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

NUIG students warned they could face expulsion if they fail to stick to Covid-19 guidelines

Sep 25th 2020, 7:13 AM 23,578 Views 11 Comments

Students have been urged to “socialise safely and call out reckless behaviour”.

# nui-galway - Thursday 24 September, 2020

NUI Galway to refund students who don't take up places in campus accommodation this year
# Galway
# Galway

NUI Galway to refund students who don't take up places in campus accommodation this year

Sep 24th 2020, 11:41 AM 20,220 Views 2 Comments

Students were informed late in August that their time on campus may be limited this year.

# nui-galway - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

Gardaí confirm probe into 'alleged racially-motivated incident' at NUIG campus
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

Gardaí confirm probe into 'alleged racially-motivated incident' at NUIG campus

Aug 25th 2020, 6:10 AM 25,860 Views 25 Comments

An Garda Síochána force has also encouraged people to report hate crimes instead of sharing incidents online.

# nui-galway - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Hacker was paid ransom after NUI Galway alumni data targeted in worldwide cyber attack
# Blackbaud
# Blackbaud

Hacker was paid ransom after NUI Galway alumni data targeted in worldwide cyber attack

Jul 30th 2020, 7:07 AM 57,515 Views 16 Comments

The university said “names, telephone numbers and email addresses” in its alumni database may have been targeted in the hack.

# nui-galway - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Over 30% of all plastic exported from Europe may not be recycled, according to Irish study
# Plastic Pollution
# Plastic Pollution

Over 30% of all plastic exported from Europe may not be recycled, according to Irish study

Jul 1st 2020, 9:31 AM 10,160 Views 38 Comments

The work was carried out by researchers from NUIG and University of Limerick.

# nui-galway - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Wet wipes: 50% of brands labelled 'flushable' actually contain microplastics (and shouldn't be flushed)
# Pollution
# Pollution

Wet wipes: 50% of brands labelled 'flushable' actually contain microplastics (and shouldn't be flushed)

Jun 23rd 2020, 6:20 AM 12,234 Views 21 Comments

The researched looked at how sanitary products are polluting Irish oceans.

# nui-galway - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Nationwide survey will ask people how they are coping as Covid-19 restrictions ease
# Wellbeing
# Wellbeing

Nationwide survey will ask people how they are coping as Covid-19 restrictions ease

Jun 16th 2020, 3:10 PM 9,524 Views 13 Comments

It will also ask people about how well they feel the government is balancing the lifting of restrictions with that of economic and social wellbeing.

# nui-galway - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Researchers want your questions for new survey about Irish society during the pandemic
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

Researchers want your questions for new survey about Irish society during the pandemic

Jun 9th 2020, 6:10 AM 7,906 Views 4 Comments

The research aims to record how Irish society has coped with the Covid-19 crisis.

# nui-galway - Friday 5 June, 2020

High blood pressure can double risk of Covid-19 death, study says
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

High blood pressure can double risk of Covid-19 death, study says

Jun 5th 2020, 7:37 AM 19,085 Views 8 Comments

The new research was published today in the European Heart Journal.

# nui-galway - Thursday 4 June, 2020

Coronavirus: Irish researchers develop drone that can deliver UV light to disinfect public spaces
# Disinfection
# Disinfection

Coronavirus: Irish researchers develop drone that can deliver UV light to disinfect public spaces

Jun 4th 2020, 6:10 AM 29,896 Views 15 Comments

The drones could be used at night time to sterilise empty trains, buses and restaurants.

# nui-galway - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

This nationwide survey is asking the public which Covid-19 restrictions they would like lifted

This nationwide survey is asking the public which Covid-19 restrictions they would like lifted

Apr 22nd 2020, 6:10 AM 59,961 Views 55 Comments

The survey is being carried out by researchers at DCU and NUI Galway

# nui-galway - Monday 6 April, 2020

190 doctors to join Ireland's coronavirus fight after graduating in online ceremony
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

190 doctors to join Ireland's coronavirus fight after graduating in online ceremony

Apr 6th 2020, 10:30 PM 24,288 Views 16 Comments

The doctors are expected to join the health service next month.

# nui-galway - Friday 21 February, 2020

Three-quarters of children with autism not getting needs met in public system
# Waiting For Therapy
# Waiting For Therapy

Three-quarters of children with autism not getting needs met in public system

Feb 21st 2020, 7:31 PM 18,540 Views 37 Comments

Some families are going into debt because of their child’s condition – one to the tune of €150,000.

# nui-galway - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Goal from Loftus clinches Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final spot for NUIG over CIT
# Go West
From The42
# Go West

Goal from Loftus clinches Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final spot for NUIG over CIT

Jan 23rd 2020, 9:16 PM 8,988 Views 0 Comments

An eight-point win for NUI Galway tonight in Cork.

# nui-galway - Sunday 12 January, 2020

NUIG's Finnerty strikes 1-9 but champions UCC survive test to progress in Sigerson Cup
# College Clash
From The42
# College Clash

NUIG's Finnerty strikes 1-9 but champions UCC survive test to progress in Sigerson Cup

Jan 12th 2020, 6:29 PM 16,275 Views 0 Comments

There was plenty action elsewhere in the Electric Ireland Sigerson Cup today.

0-12 for NUIG's Niland but Conway's 0-7 tally helps UCC to win Fitzgibbon Cup opener
# Pointing The Way
From The42
# Pointing The Way

0-12 for NUIG's Niland but Conway's 0-7 tally helps UCC to win Fitzgibbon Cup opener

Jan 12th 2020, 3:57 PM 13,523 Views 1 Comment

A two-point success today for the champions in Dangan.

# nui-galway - Monday 16 December, 2019

NUI Galway charity criticised by regulator for spending over €30,000 on taxis
# Investigation
# Investigation

NUI Galway charity criticised by regulator for spending over €30,000 on taxis

Dec 16th 2019, 10:54 PM 26,793 Views 63 Comments

The report also found over €48,000 had been spent by Galway University Foundation on business class flights from 2015-17.

# nui-galway - Friday 24 May, 2019

A new survey is asking people to report sightings of wild honey bee colonies in Ireland this summer
# Bee On The Lookout
# Bee On The Lookout

A new survey is asking people to report sightings of wild honey bee colonies in Ireland this summer

May 24th 2019, 7:00 AM 27,703 Views 27 Comments

The survey is the first of its kind in Europe.

# nui-galway - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Mayo youngster Conroy bags 2-1 as NUIG edge out holders DCU in Freshers final
# G-G-G-Galway
From The42
# G-G-G-Galway

Mayo youngster Conroy bags 2-1 as NUIG edge out holders DCU in Freshers final

Mar 14th 2019, 6:01 PM 10,457 Views 2 Comments

NUIG held on for a one-point win in Tubberclair this afternoon.

# nui-galway - Thursday 14 February, 2019

Watch Fitzgibbon Cup hurling semi-final live: Mary Immaculate v NUI Galway
# And It's Live
From The42
# And It's Live

Watch Fitzgibbon Cup hurling semi-final live: Mary Immaculate v NUI Galway

Feb 14th 2019, 2:20 PM 10,003 Views 0 Comments

Throw-in at Cusack Park in Ennis is 2.30pm.

# nui-galway - Thursday 24 January, 2019

0-11 for Galway's Niland as NUIG dump reigning champions UL out of the Fitzgibbon Cup
# Statement Win
From The42
# Statement Win

0-11 for Galway's Niland as NUIG dump reigning champions UL out of the Fitzgibbon Cup

Jan 24th 2019, 5:00 PM 12,930 Views 2 Comments

The title holders fell to their second group stage defeat this afternoon.

# nui-galway - Wednesday 16 January, 2019

Free-taking competition secures win for 2017 champions in opening game of the Sigerson Cup
# Super Saints
From The42
# Super Saints

Free-taking competition secures win for 2017 champions in opening game of the Sigerson Cup

Jan 16th 2019, 5:34 PM 9,966 Views 0 Comments

St Mary’s saw off NUIG in Galway this afternoon.

# nui-galway - Sunday 13 January, 2019

NUI Galway's Teddy Bear Hospital aims to ease children's fears of doctor visits
# Grin And Bear It
# Grin And Bear It

NUI Galway's Teddy Bear Hospital aims to ease children's fears of doctor visits

Jan 13th 2019, 12:15 PM 9,756 Views 13 Comments

Over 1,200 sick teddy bears are expected to be admitted to NUI Galway’s Teddy Bear Hospital next week.

# nui-galway - Saturday 15 December, 2018

A team at NUI Galway reckon they've cracked 'Darwin's Dilemma'
# Fossils
# Fossils

A team at NUI Galway reckon they've cracked 'Darwin's Dilemma'

Dec 15th 2018, 9:30 AM 45,735 Views 61 Comments

The great naturalist could not explain an apparent gap in animal evolution.

# nui-galway - Monday 19 November, 2018

NUIG data breach concerns as USB possibly storing student details goes missing
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

NUIG data breach concerns as USB possibly storing student details goes missing

Nov 19th 2018, 7:39 PM 13,882 Views 17 Comments

All students who may have been impacted have been notified.

# nui-galway - Saturday 6 October, 2018

Symposium set to examine grey areas of sexual consent
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

Symposium set to examine grey areas of sexual consent

Oct 6th 2018, 8:30 PM 13,499 Views 16 Comments

The free event takes place on Friday 12 October at NUI Galway.

# nui-galway - Sunday 19 August, 2018

Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in Galway city
# Heritage Hotspots
# Heritage Hotspots

Your summer in Ireland: 5 must-see sites in Galway city

Aug 19th 2018, 9:45 AM 23,883 Views 18 Comments

Take our challenge and tick off as many glorious sites this summer as recommended by heritage officers around Ireland.

# nui-galway - Wednesday 15 August, 2018

Irish scientists discover new treatment to help prevent relapse of aggressive form of breast cancer
# Study
# Study

Irish scientists discover new treatment to help prevent relapse of aggressive form of breast cancer

Aug 15th 2018, 10:00 AM 15,664 Views 22 Comments

The groundbreaking research was conducted by scientists at the Apoptosis Research Centre in NUIG.

# nui-galway - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

70% of female students in Ireland experience sexual hostility or gender harassment
# Consent
# Consent

70% of female students in Ireland experience sexual hostility or gender harassment

Aug 7th 2018, 8:41 AM 20,694 Views 123 Comments

54% of first-year women students reported experiencing sexual hostility or crude gender harassment since starting college.

# nui-galway - Monday 30 July, 2018

NUI Galway repays students fees after complaints about course
# Ba Journalism
# Ba Journalism

NUI Galway repays students fees after complaints about course

Jul 30th 2018, 2:54 PM 28,644 Views 12 Comments

The Students’ Union described the situation as “appalling”.

# nui-galway - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Spider eats native Irish lizard in first recorded case
# Noble False Widow
# Noble False Widow

Spider eats native Irish lizard in first recorded case

Jul 26th 2018, 1:07 PM 45,968 Views 54 Comments

The unusual scene was recorded in a private garden in Killiney, Co Dublin in May 2017.

# nui-galway - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Are you neurotic? Then you're at a higher risk of dying sooner
# Science
# Science

Are you neurotic? Then you're at a higher risk of dying sooner

May 6th 2018, 6:15 AM 16,066 Views 8 Comments

A new study from NUI Galway has linked the personality trait with a greater risk of death.

# nui-galway - Monday 19 February, 2018

Most deepwater fish have ingested microplastics, new Irish study finds
# Plastic Pollution
# Plastic Pollution

Most deepwater fish have ingested microplastics, new Irish study finds

Feb 19th 2018, 7:37 AM 9,791 Views 19 Comments

It’s one of the highest reported frequencies of microplastic occurrence in fish around the globe.

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