Cork City Announce Alan Bennett Testimonial

Cork City FC recently announced that a testimonial match will be held for club legend Alan Bennett. This special match will kick off at 3pm on Saturday 14th of September at Turners Cross. A Cork City XI will take on a squad of Cork City Legends, including Neal Horgan, Liam Kearney and Colin Healy. Bennett…

Rófhada, róthapaidh

File, fealsúnaí, scríbhneoir, agus fear gaoise ab ea John Moriarty, nach maireann. Bhí saol agus saothar an Mhuirtheartaigh fé chaibidil ag an Dochtúir Michael P. Higgins san aitheasc a thug sé uaidh sa chéad cheann de shraith léachtaí Quercus ar an 17ú d’Eanáir. Ó Ollscoil an Chroí Ró-Naofa, Connecticut, é an Dochtúir Higgins agus é…

Climate Chaos

The world is doomed- apparently! A fairly grim opening sentence, I know. But let’s face it, this seems to be the direction in which we are heading. Whether that is now, in 10 years’ time, or in 100 years or 1000 years, no one seems to know for definite. Scientists predict that a rise of…

Students’ Union Election: Candidate Watch – Commercial and Communications Officer

UCC’s annual Student Union Elections take place next week, with voting taking place on March 4th, 5th and 6th. This year, as part of the election registration process, candidates were asked to answer five questions for The University Express about their campaign, their manifesto and their plans were they to be elected. Each day, we will…

Keep Calm and Walk On!

A person once said to me that you can’t climb a mountain with downhill thoughts. This is not only true in life, but also can be literally applied to- you guessed it, folks- climbing an actual mountain! With the new year just beginning and fad diets and illuminous lycra in full swing, there is no…