Evening Vigil in Merlin Park

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The NUI Galway society of Students for Sensible Drug Policy is holding an evening time vigil outside of the burned down remains of the Merlin Park addiction clinic on the 20 December at 6.15pm. As has been discussed in this newspaper previously, the HSE Area Management have decided to relocate the Addiction Service from its […]

November a useful learning curve for Schmidt

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They were oh so close. This present crop of Irish rugby players has given the people of Ireland a lot to be proud of, and they did so again in the final November International against the almighty All Blacks. Ireland may have walked away without a historic win, but had the Autumn series finished after […]

How to survive this Christmas

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Nippy weather and Rudolph jumpers. Crisp dark evenings spent in front of a blazing open fire cradling a mug of hot chocolate, frosted window panes, patterned mittens, Christmas dinner and furry collars. Wearing new fluffy PJs. Drinking spiced mulled wine laced with brandy while dining on mince pies with a generous dollop of cream. Board […]

NUI Galway pays tribute to “one of the world’s most beloved leaders”

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The President of NUI Galway Dr Jim Browne has expressed his sadness at the death of 95-year-old Nelson Mandella who died last Thursday following a fight with illness.

Smartsearch.ie releases Smartsearch Extra Voucher

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Smartsearch.ie Galway’s best Daily Deals website has just released a new way to help Galwegians save their money, welcome to the Smartsearch Extra Voucher…

NUIG women claim Kay Bowen Trophy

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NUIG women travelled to UCD for the 2nd annual IURU Intervarsity Kay Bowen Cup competition on Saturday. The Connacht side took on University College Dublin, University College Cork and last year’s winners Trinity College Dublin in the pool stages and met Trinity again in the final. All ties were 20 minutes.