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…

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…

UCC Set To Launch Drug Use Survey

Drugs. Many people use them, for many different reasons. College life may expose students to more situations where drug use is taking place. Irish research indicates that over 80% of Irish students have used a drug at some point in their lives and 40% of students have used a drug in the last month. The…

In Defence of Pure Reason

Recently, a friend of mine told me a story – that I imagine he found on the internet – that irked me greatly. In the story, a Philosophy Professor arranges a test for her students and, when the students arrive, the Professor places a chair down in front of them and asks them to prove…