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# university-college-dublin - Saturday 18 September, 2021

Controversial pandemic campaigner Dolores Cahill no longer employed at UCD
# Dolores Cahill
# Dolores Cahill

Controversial pandemic campaigner Dolores Cahill no longer employed at UCD

Sep 18th 2021, 1:33 PM 148,150 Views 0 Comments

Dolores Cahill had been a professor at the UCD faculty of Medicine.

# university-college-dublin - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

An Bord Pleanála ruling clears way for €48m UCD building inspired by the Giant's Causeway
# Development
# Development

An Bord Pleanála ruling clears way for €48m UCD building inspired by the Giant's Causeway

Apr 6th 2021, 10:30 PM 49,963 Views 55 Comments

The ruling clears the way for a €180m development of facilities at University College Dublin.

# university-college-dublin - Friday 19 March, 2021

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

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

Mar 19th 2021, 8:05 AM 95,618 Views 0 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Sunday 4 October, 2020

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

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

Oct 4th 2020, 12:59 AM 695 Views 0 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Friday 22 November, 2019

How Dublin plans to use tech to reduce carbon emissions
# Business And Climate
# Business And Climate

How Dublin plans to use tech to reduce carbon emissions

Nov 22nd 2019, 11:08 AM 254 Views 0 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

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

Maynooth University sues UCD over alleged 'poaching' of professor

Aug 27th 2019, 3:53 PM 24,557 Views 0 Comments

Maynooth University believes that UCD poached an academic.

# university-college-dublin - Saturday 2 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 2nd 2019, 9:00 PM 74,073 Views 91 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Wednesday 24 January, 2018

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 8,327 Views 6 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Monday 18 December, 2017

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

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

Dec 18th 2017, 5:44 PM 26,146 Views 13 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Monday 8 February, 2016

Compulsory sexual consent classes planned for UCD following revenge porn allegations
# Lad Culture
# Lad Culture

Compulsory sexual consent classes planned for UCD following revenge porn allegations

Feb 8th 2016, 1:13 PM 22,955 Views 166 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Inside the PR machine - how Ireland's top universities recruit Chinese students
# Come On Over
# Come On Over

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

Aug 16th 2015, 11:15 AM 16,097 Views 11 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Thursday 16 April, 2015

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

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

Apr 16th 2015, 5:59 PM 6,809 Views 0 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Monday 6 April, 2015

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

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

Apr 6th 2015, 8:00 AM 12,875 Views 20 Comments

There are five medical schools who take donations in Ireland.

# university-college-dublin - Monday 10 November, 2014

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

UCD ends practice of buying greyhounds for medical experiments

Nov 10th 2014, 7:15 AM 11,411 Views 27 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Friday 17 October, 2014

Database of Irish who fought with Australians during WW1 goes online
# Waltzing Matilda
# Waltzing Matilda

Database of Irish who fought with Australians during WW1 goes online

Oct 17th 2014, 5:41 PM 10,356 Views 20 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

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

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

Aug 12th 2014, 4:00 PM 7,989 Views 3 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Nicolas Cage's face is mysteriously appearing on official UCD computers
# Cage Rage
From The Daily Edge
# Cage Rage

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

Mar 27th 2014, 10:16 AM 19,957 Views 2 Comments

In UCD, there is no escape from Cage.

# university-college-dublin - Sunday 9 March, 2014

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

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

Mar 9th 2014, 6:00 PM 112,205 Views 54 Comments

Keeping it South Side since 1854.

# university-college-dublin - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

UCD students complain of lack of respect on campus
# Campus Living
# Campus Living

UCD students complain of lack of respect on campus

Nov 19th 2013, 8:33 AM 33,231 Views 58 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Monday 11 November, 2013

How can we think differently about global challenges facing Ireland?
# Think Big
# Think Big

How can we think differently about global challenges facing Ireland?

Nov 11th 2013, 2:45 PM 4,542 Views 10 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Monday 21 October, 2013

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

UCD Smurfit School MBA ranked among best in world

Oct 21st 2013, 6:30 AM 16,236 Views 17 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

Revealed: British to blame for Ireland's drink problem
# Binge Drinking
# Binge Drinking

Revealed: British to blame for Ireland's drink problem

Jun 18th 2013, 2:43 PM 32,028 Views 140 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Thursday 23 May, 2013

Jonny Wilkinson gets his hands on a UCD jersey
# Belfield
From The42
# Belfield

Jonny Wilkinson gets his hands on a UCD jersey

May 23rd 2013, 9:59 AM 3,210 Views 0 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Wednesday 15 May, 2013

'It's not like the jerseys were the culprits' - UCD defend use of Penn State equipment
# Uniform
From The42
# Uniform

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

May 15th 2013, 2:56 PM 12,985 Views 55 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Monday 11 February, 2013

Student body hit out over use of debt collectors in colleges
# Debt Collectors
# Debt Collectors

Student body hit out over use of debt collectors in colleges

Feb 11th 2013, 5:03 PM 10,055 Views 44 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Saturday 10 November, 2012

Fair Play award gives UCD hope of Europa League spot next season
# Nice Guys
From The42
# Nice Guys

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

Nov 10th 2012, 3:12 PM 784 Views 1 Comment

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

# university-college-dublin - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

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

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

Oct 2nd 2012, 12:34 PM 6,142 Views 20 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Saturday 22 September, 2012

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

Former UCD bar staff to strike over unpaid wages

Sep 22nd 2012, 8:15 AM 8,776 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.

# university-college-dublin - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

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

No major changes for Irish colleges in latest University rankings

Sep 11th 2012, 8:05 AM 10,360 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.

# university-college-dublin - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

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

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

Feb 22nd 2012, 12:17 PM 1,874 Views 0 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Tuesday 11 October, 2011

Higgins tops nationwide poll of students' Aras intentions
# Race For The Áras
# Race For The Áras

Higgins tops nationwide poll of students' Aras intentions

Oct 11th 2011, 12:15 PM 1,265 Views 18 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Monday 18 July, 2011

And they're off: Irish scientists develop genetic test to find tomorrow's top racehorses
# Mark Your Card
From The42
# Mark Your Card

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

Jul 18th 2011, 4:04 PM 876 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.

# university-college-dublin - Friday 8 July, 2011

Space shuttle Atlantis - the Irish connections
# NASA
# NASA

Space shuttle Atlantis - the Irish connections

Jul 8th 2011, 3:43 PM 716 Views 4 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

College agrees to restore UCD Ball after student campaigns
Live Apr 12th 2011, 12:49 PM

College agrees to restore UCD Ball after student campaigns

# university-college-dublin - Thursday 9 September, 2010

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

The second miracle of Cardinal Newman paves the way for sainthood

Sep 9th 2010, 5:07 PM 514 Views 0 Comments

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

# university-college-dublin - Thursday 12 August, 2010

Is UCD about to overtake Trinity in world rankings?
# University Rankings
From The Daily Edge
# University Rankings

Is UCD about to overtake Trinity in world rankings?

Aug 12th 2010, 10:43 AM 365 Views 0 Comments

Big name universities are set for a fall this Autumn.