Ó Maoileannaigh backs USI campaign against “horrid” direct provision

USI President Michael Kerrigan protesting outside Avoca in December Photo by Roisin Power for University Times

NUI Galway’s Students’ Union has joined the fight against the horrors of Ireland’s direct provision scheme and is actively taking part, along with numerous Student Unions across the country, in the protest against what SU President Lorcán Ó Maoileannaigh referred to as the modern day Magdalene Laundries. On Saturday 20 January the SU and numerous […]

2015 League of Ireland season preview

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The 6th of March will mark perhaps one of the most important moments in sport in Galway over recent years.

Galway United F.C Going Up

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In years to come, it is very likely that Galway United F.C fans will look back at 2014 as the most important season in their history.

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.

USI Congress 2013 not without its drama

NUI Galway's delegation at USI Congress this year.

It’s hard to get this many students with strong opinions in one place and not have a bit of drama. Jessica Thompson reports…

USI President welcomes affiliation changes

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There have been some big changes in USI over the past week, with UCD dropping out and DCU rejoining. Márese O’Sullivan has the latest…