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# nuig - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

Gardaí in Galway deny claims they will share student addresses with colleges over house parties

The Mayor of Galway said that gardaí would be passing the details of students who have house parties to colleges.

Some students with reduced campus hours backtrack on decision to live away from home

One NUIG student is trying to leave his accommodation partly due to rising cases in Galway.

# nuig - Friday 25 September, 2020

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

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

# nuig - Thursday 24 September, 2020

'A slightly lesser place': Challenges ahead for universities as international student numbers fall by up to 50%

A less diverse campus and a devastating impact on university income lies ahead due to a drop in international students.

# nuig - Thursday 13 August, 2020

'Black Lives Matter': NUIG contacts gardaí over video of racist incident on campus

In a statement this evening, NUIG said it had been in contact with gardaí.

# nuig - Monday 10 August, 2020

Swimmers and surfers asked to take part in NUI Galway study to see if they have superbugs

Surfer Easkey Britton and Liffey Swim champ Paul O’Flynn are supporting the project by urging people to sign up to be tested.

# nuig - Thursday 30 July, 2020

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

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

# nuig - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

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

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

# nuig - Monday 27 April, 2020

The 2km rule is the first restriction people want lifted, according to new survey

The government has said it is hoping to ease some of the restrictions on 5 May.

# nuig - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Universities put Irish students in Italy on high alert as number of coronavirus cases there rockets

More than 10 people have died from the virus in Italy as confirmed cases reach over 280.

# nuig - Thursday 30 January, 2020

IT Carlow win extra-time thriller to book place in last-four of Fitzgibbon Cup

A high-scoring clash eventually went against NUIG.

# nuig - Monday 16 December, 2019

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

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

# nuig - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Irish students studying in Hong Kong forced to return to Ireland amid violent protests on campus

Students from UCD, Trinity College and NUIG are in discussions about returning as a result of the protests.

# nuig - Saturday 5 October, 2019

As vaping-linked injuries and deaths rise in the US, some Irish colleges are moving towards an all-out ban

18 deaths and 1080 injuries in the US have been linked to vaping.

# nuig - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Researchers call for Irish families to take part in study of controversial weedkiller

The Austrian government recently banned glyphosate products over fears that it could cause cancer.

# nuig - Sunday 17 February, 2019

From The42 Sean O'Shea's 2-3 propels UCC past NUIG into Sigerson Cup final Last Four

Sean O'Shea's 2-3 propels UCC past NUIG into Sigerson Cup final

They’ll face St Mary’s in the final on Wednesday night.

# nuig - Monday 11 February, 2019

8 players to watch in this week's Fitzgibbon Cup hurling semi-finals

DCU, UCC, Mary Immaculate and NUI Galway are all in action.

# nuig - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Limerick-Galway and Cork-Dublin semis in store as Fitzgibbon last four confirmed

It’s Mary I v NUIG and UCC v DCU.

# nuig - Wednesday 6 February, 2019

From The42 Late drama as NUIG stun favourites Ulster University to reach last four Upset This post contains videos

Late drama as NUIG stun favourites Ulster University to reach last four

Frank Burns missed a last-minute free from close range for UU.

# nuig - Friday 1 February, 2019

From The42 All-Dublin clash for 2018 finalists DCU - here's the Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final draw Business End

All-Dublin clash for 2018 finalists DCU - here's the Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final draw

Elsewhere, it’s LIT v NUIG, Mary I v CIT and UCC v IT Carlow.

# nuig - Thursday 31 January, 2019

From The42 Kingston goal and 0-7 from Kerry forward helps UCC seal top spot in Fitzgibbon group Victory

Kingston goal and 0-7 from Kerry forward helps UCC seal top spot in Fitzgibbon group

Shane Kingston and Shane Conway played key roles in the victory for the Cork college over NUIG.

# nuig - Monday 19 November, 2018

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

All students who may have been impacted have been notified.

# nuig - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

Minister 'shocked' and 'taken aback' at the age Irish children are viewing pornography

A new survey finds that 53% of boys in Ireland first watched porn under the age of 13.

# nuig - Monday 30 July, 2018

NUI Galway repays students fees after complaints about course

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

# nuig - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Four female lecturers at NUIG promoted after settling gender discrimination case

The proceedings were taken after the four claimed they were overlooked for promotions between 2008 and 2009.

# nuig - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Aran Islands to be used as testing ground for research into using hydrogen as fuel

The research will use renewable energy to power a fleet of vans.

# nuig - Friday 16 February, 2018

'The workload on players in these months is absolutely appalling' - Corofin defender's fixture clash

Kieran Molloy has had to choose an All-Ireland club semi-final over the Sigerson Cup final.

# nuig - Saturday 10 February, 2018

NUIG scientists develop new method of fighting breast cancer

Breast cancer patients whose cancer has spread still face relatively poor outcomes.

# nuig - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

From The42 14-man NUIG advance to Sigerson Cup semi-finals after shock victory over UCC Huge Upset

14-man NUIG advance to Sigerson Cup semi-finals after shock victory over UCC

Galway’s Peter Cooke impressed for NUIG in midfield.

The key Cork, Dublin, Tipp and Galway players to watch in colleges action

The opening round of the 2018 O’Connor Cup kicks off today.

# nuig - Monday 25 December, 2017

More than 3,300 live animals used for research at NUI Galway

It bucks a national trend that saw a reduction in animal testing in 2016.

# nuig - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Student sex survey: 8% of women have had non-consensual sexual contact in the last year

The study also focused on the role alcohol plays in young people’s sex lives.

# nuig - Thursday 16 November, 2017

From The Daily Edge Here's why students are standing in massive queues outside Galway pubs today NUIG

Here's why students are standing in massive queues outside Galway pubs today

Yes, they’re wearing Christmas jumpers.

# nuig - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

After years of high-profile gender issues at NUIG, 40% of senior lecturers are now female

The equality reports come following a series of high profile gender discrimination cases taken against the university by female academic staff in recent years.

# nuig - Monday 23 October, 2017

Enda Kenny got an honorary doctorate at NUIG today

He follows other former Taoisigh in receiving the award.

# nuig - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Enda Kenny to be conferred with honorary doctorate by the NUI

The doctor will see you on 23 October.

# nuig - Thursday 5 October, 2017

False widow spiders have invaded Ireland over the past 20 years, but what are the symptoms of a bite?

In 20 years, the false widow spider has invaded Ireland, one NUIG researcher said, with the highest number of them found in Dublin and Cork.

# nuig - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Galway university professor challenges claims he bullied a colleague in the High Court

Professor Heinz Peter Nasheuer has alleged that the investigation into claims he tried to sabotage a colleague’s career is ‘flawed’.

# nuig - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

'A discriminatory blockade': Galway students criticise locals for campaigning against a new housing development

A UK developer is planning to change the Westwood Hotel in Galway to a 400-bed student housing unit.

# nuig - Saturday 22 July, 2017

'It shouldn't be laughed at': Study begins on effect bowel disorders have on women's minds

Researchers hope the study will recognise the seriousness of the chronic, painful condition.

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