By Ellen Corbett Ok, let’s be real, the nineties were not a good time style - wise for the vast majority of us. The decade was a time of questionable style choices that were definitely a bit cringe, but we can’t all be blamed for that, since most of us weren’t even dressing ourselves. But in the last year and a half, the nineties have really made a comeback, both on the … [Read more...] about Ode to an Era – The Nineties: Are they ‘Back for Good’?
By Martha Brennan As the college term snowballs past us and mid - term works begin to pile up, many of us are dreaming about escaping for a weekend away. You don’t need to travel abroad or have a pile of money saved to enjoy a quick break though, and there are tons of options right here in Ireland to experience on the cheap. We’ve rounded up some weekend - away options here … [Read more...] about Five weekend breaks for students on a budget
By Amy McMahon As if I would not do something special for Halloween! In this issue we are channelling our inner Cher Horowitz, played by Alicia Silverstone. Released in 1995, Clueless has remained a central part of pop culture, not only inspiring fashion trends but providing inspiration for the entertainment industry as well. Australian rapper Iggy Azalea … [Read more...] about Living her best life: Cher Horowitz from Clueless
By Anastasia Burton Many of us meet people on Instagram, Twitter, Tinder and many other websites. We have hundreds of Facebook friends and Tinder matches, some of whom we may even interact with on a daily basis. But are these people really our friends? Or are they just loose connections refined to the virtual world? Particularly when it comes to online dating, it can be … [Read more...] about Can you find true love online?
By Martha Brennan Galway is known for its boundless cultural offerings. There’s the traditional music, sporting talents, vast scenery, its conservation of the Irish language, amazing artists and of course; the food. This city is home to countless innovative and amazing restaurants – and as broke students, it is our job to spend money we don’t have testing each and every one … [Read more...] about A very shrunken guide to Galway’s food scene