Mindfulness meditation and its benefits for students

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College can be a stressful time, as we NUI Galway students only know too well. Trying to juggle coursework, part-time jobs, our social lives and remembering to eat, sleep and exercise can leave us feeling like there aren’t enough days in the week. However, despite our hectic schedules and looming deadlines, it is absolutely essential […]

All-Ireland Final,Take One: The Review

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Dublin and Mayo live to fight another day in scrappy classic By Graham Gillespie When sport is at its thrilling best it can drain its spectators in almost the same way it exhausts the participants. Sunday 18 September in Croke Park was one such day as 79 gripping minutes of Football could not separate Dublin […]

Paralympic Glory

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NUI Galway lecturers return home as Paralympic heroes By Darragh Berry Dr Eoghan Clifford, a Civil Engineering lecturer at NUI Galway and Dr Patrick O’Leary, a lecturer above the bar in the School of Chemistry made headlines for their feats at the recent Paralympic Games in Rio, Dr Clifford securing Gold and Bronze medals with […]

The greatest works of Yeats in the west

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Yeats and the West exhibition is open until December

Browne stood up by Fine Gael in TV3 debates

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It’s a debate about a debate. Someone call Christopher Nolan, or at the very least Fine Gael as it hasn’t accepted its invitation to participate in The People’s Debate with Vincent Browne on TV3.

Career Advice: Targeting Employers and Companies for Jobs

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Sometimes when looking through the job pages and websites, there is nothing that appeals to your career ambitions. You know your dream job is out there, but it’s not showing up in the listings. So what do you do?

Seamus Heaney: A Month’s Mind

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A month after the death of Seamus Heaney, Karen McDonnell reflects on his life and death…

Liverpool Legend Teams Up With the Saoirse Foundation to Support Sick Children

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“You Will Never Walk Alone” is the message being sent across Ireland today as Liverpool Legend Jamie Carragher and his Charity “the 23 Foundation” team up with The Saoirse Foundation, to support sick children and those affected by rare and genetic disorders and Irish charity’s mission statement to “Make Positive Life Impacts For Sick Children”.

CAO Points Increase Significantly for Commerce and Science at NUI Galway

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34 NUI Galway courses increase CAO points, 15 courses by more than 20 points…

Poetry competition winners

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For our final issue of Sin Volume 14, Arts and Entertainment editor James Falconer held a poetry competition for students. Here are the results…