The Islamic Cultural Festival at NUI Galway


ISOC, the Islamic Society at NUI Galway, organised an Islamic Cultural Festival on Tuesday 18 November. Located on the Main Foyer in the Aras Na Mac Leinn building on campus, it aimed to celebrate, and raise awareness of, the rich diversity of culture within the Islamic World. The Auditor of the Islamic Society, Muhammad Atif […]

Student nurses to march on HSE headquarters


On Thursday 6 March student nurses and midwives from around the country will take part in a protest march at Dr Steevens hospital in Dublin, headquarters of the HSE.  The protest is primarily related to pay rates for student nurse interns.

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


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.

Check List for Students Renting for the First Time


When renting accommodation for the academic year, it is essential to find the right place for the right price. Here’s a list of things you should check before you sign that lease…

Students Urged to be Careful when Renting

Bck L-R : Richard Brown, Patrick O’Flaherty, Ryan McCarthy, Declan Higgins, Cian Shevlin
Centre L-R , Lily McGarry, Sean Kearns, Catherine Breslin, Julie Breen, Claragh Beaghan
Front L-R Kevin Donoghue, Feidhlim Seoighe

Students preparing for college for the first time should be wary of various issues. PRTB and NUI Galway SU have released a Guide to Student Life and given advice on renting for the first time. Jessica Thompson reports…

NUI Galway to Recruit for Chronic Headache Management Study


NUI Galway are recruiting for a chronic headache management study. Martin O’Donoghue reports…

Taking the plunge for charity

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An NUI Galway student took a plunge for charity last month, raising over a thousand euro for Pieta House and Age Action. David Maher reports…

NUI Galway students travelling to China

Left to Right: Dr. Xinmin Zhan, PEP Coordinator and Lecturer, NUI, Galway, Kathleen O’Connell, Placement Officer, Career Development Centre, NUI, Galway, Dr. Mark Healy, Lecturer, NUI, Galway,   Colm Foy and Mike, O’Donnell, two NUIG Civil Engineering PEP students travelling to the Shenzhen Graduate School of Tsinghua University, China in April. Photo by Aengus McMahon.

Two Civil Engineering students from NUI Galway are travelling in China this month as part of a Professional Experience Programme. Here’s the full story…

NUI Galway partners with RTÉ Archives in new ‘Big Data’ Project

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NUI Galway recently teamed up with RTÉ Archives in a new project. Martin O’Donoghue reports…

Student Scoops €10,000 with Study App at NUI Galway Students’ Union Enterprise Awards

NUI Galway Students Union Enterprise Awards 2013. Photograph by Aengus McMahon

There was some tough competition at this year’s Enterprise Awards, but the deserving winner was finally announced on 13 April…