Working Abroad: Waitressing in France


Many students travel abroad to find work, but when Aoife Barry went to France for the summer, she learned a lot about herself as well as the culture…

Teach, Coach, Learn

Ciara Spain and Brian Maguire teaching in Paschim Kailashpur FP school in the Sundarbans

Suas are looking for teams of volunteers to get involved next summer. Here on we have all the details of their excellent Volunteering Programme…

This Week’s Debate: Should Prostitution be legalised?


It’s the question that has been asked by society many times and in this week’s debate, Fionnuala O’Leary and Maria Keenan debate whether or not prostitution should be legalised…

Calum Best to visit The Stock Exchange Bar


The Stock Exchange will be welcoming reality TV star Calum Best to Galway on Thursday. It’s a night that shouldn’t be missed…

New Fiction – ‘Only A Matter of Time Now’


Space can be a scary place when you’re all alone and waiting for death. In this short story, David Nevin takes us through the thoughts of his protagonist in what could be the final moments of his life…

Disclosure to Gig in Galway as part of Heineken Live Project Initiative

Electronic duo Disclosure set to play Galway and Dublin

Disclosure have just announced two Irish gigs as part of Heineken’s Live Project Initiative. Aine O’Donnell has more… Electronic duo Disclosure set to play Galway and Dublin

A New Year, New Writing


  WELCOME! It’s that October weather out there. The mist is simply gusting across campus and the deadlines are due in a matter of days; the library’s filling up and the coffee is in hand. So let me take this coffee break to welcome you to Sin’s Creative Corner. With the newly re-vamped enjoying […]

Glastonbury Sells out in Record Time

Glastonbury 2014 is already sold out

Today was the day when festival enthusiasts world-wide fought to get Glastonbury tickets, as they went on sale, over 8 months before the festival commences. Shannon McNamee has the story…

Bulmers Pear Comedy Festival Returns to Galway


The Bulmers Pear Comedy Festival is back in Galway this year after a break in 2012. Aine O’Donnell has more…

Seanad Referendum Results in


The referendum to abolish the Seanad has been defeated with 51.7% of the vote, Jenna Hodgins has more…