The left-wing elephant in the room

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Sanctimonious rhetoric is all too prevalent nowadays in a media completely dominated by image. When sifting through a newspaper or online news articles, one does not have to search long before coming across some politically correct outrage over what the layperson may deem as overreacting (observe that someone may be overreacting, and indeed you too […]

Do the text-obsessed need their own lane?

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US university introduces a separate lane for screen-obsessed pedestrians

Ireland warned it is an Al-Qaeda target

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A radical Muslim has made statements saying that Ireland is now to be viewed as a legitimate target for attack because US air force planes are allowed to land and refuel at Shannon Airport. CUK-based Muslim preacher, Anjem Choudary warned that Muslims fighting US foreign policy do not see Ireland as a neutral state, despite […]

World playing catch-up with Ebola

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The World Health Organisation has announced that deaths from Ebola now stand at over 4,900. With a little over ten thousand reported cases, the virus has a fatality rate at this time of over 50 per cent.

Career Advice: Increasing your Employability

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You’re doing everything right; you have a good CV and cover letter and have sent them to all the right places, yet you feel your job search is faltering. There may not always be jobs to apply to or interviews to secure, so in the mean time, you are left with nothing but free time. […]

Career Advice: Networking for Students

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For many, networking can sound intimidating. Students especially, can often see it as something reserved for the older generation of business people, who attend conferences and other professional events.

Art on Campus

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NUI Galway will open two art exhibitions in the next week. Karen McDonnell reports…

This Week’s Debate: Should Cannabis be legalised?

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Roscommon TD Luke Ming Flanagan recently put forward a motion to legalise Cannabis. The motion was defeated by 111 to eight last week. In this week’s debate we discuss whether Cannabis should be legalised…

International Students Embrace Galway

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

PREVIEW: Hold On by Róisín O

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We love to bring you the best of new music here on sin.ie, but this week, we’ve been given the opportunity to preview Róisín O’s new video a day before it’s released. Jessica Thompson has more…