Another Premier League Manager Bites The Dust

Atakan Uzun   This Premier League season has witnessed several sackings. At the start of October, Watford manager, Xisco Munoz was the first to be sacked. He was replaced by the former title-winning Leicester City FC manager, Claudio Ranieri. After the controversial takeover by a Saudi-based consortium, Newcastle FC manager, Steve Bruce was sacked after…

Nuacht Ón gCuallacht!

Antóin Ó Trinlúin – Oifigeach Oideachais na Cuallachta  Is í An Chuallacht Ghaelach (Cumann Gaelach Choláiste na hOllscoile Corcaigh) ceann de na cumainn ollscoile is sine cois Laoi. Bunaíodh an cumann in 1912, mar sin tá An Chuallacht níos sine ná Saorstát Éireann (1922), an builín slisnithe (1927) agus peinicillin (1928). Bhí mic léinn Chorcaí páirteach sa Chuallacht sular thosnaigh…

UCC Students Face Cost of Living Increases

By Orla Leahy – News Editor The University College Cork Students’ Union (UCCSU) have been “disheartened” to have to reopen their food bank to “support students who are experiencing food insecurity on campus.” The food bank reopened from 5-7pm on Wednesday, October 6th, and unfortunately ran out after 45 minutes. The high demand for the bank’s…

UCC’s Continued Plight for Access Equality to Medicine 

By Orla Leahy, News Editor With the medical world constantly changing, there is an increase in the number of initiatives striving to ensure greater access equality to medicine in UCC. These range from initiatives aiming to reduce Covid-19 transmission, to de-stigmatise and to alleviate period poverty, to general health services.  At the beginning of this academic…

Tips for Tomorrow’s UCC Careers Fair!

By Méabh Lonergan  With Covid-19 restrictions still in place around campus, the UCC Graduate Recruitment Fair will be held virtually tomorrow Wednesday October 6th for the second year in a row.  While to some, this may seem like a let-down, to many this move will bring added flexibility – those with overly busy schedules or…