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Jeremy Irons

Jeremy Irons visited NUI Galway in September to open the 167th year of Lit and Deb Soc. James Falconer offers his opinions of the debate…

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…

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…

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

Senator Healy-Eames’ Public Debate: Retain & Reform the Seanad?


With only days to go before the country decides whether to abolish the Seanad or not, Martha Mahoney discusses a public debate held recently by Senator Fidelma Healy-Eams…

This week’s debate: Should the Seanad be abolished?


A referendum will be held this week to decide whether or not the Seanad should be abolished. Sin’s Marcus Mac Dhonnagáin and Eoin Molloy debate whether we should vote yes or no…

Pat Kenny vs Sean O’Rourke: an analysis


The drama with Pat Kenny and RTE was all over the news only a month ago, and with Sean O’Rourke taking Kenny’s place in RTE, Daragh Small analyses the performance of both…

International Students Embrace Galway


NUI Galway welcomes large numbers of international students every year, and as Pamela Bump found out, this year is no different…

Seamus Heaney: A Month’s Mind


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

Dublin Capture 24th Title


It was a disappointing day for Mayo fans yesterday. Michael Farrell reports…