UCC Through to County Semi-Finals With Win Over Na Piarsaigh

UCC 2-20 Na Piarsaigh 3-11 UCC have reached the Semi-Finals of this year’s Co-Op Superstores Cork Premier Senior Hurling Championship with a hard-fought victory over Na Piarsaigh in Páirc Uí Rinn. Standout performances from Shane Conway, James Keating and Padraig Power helped ‘the college’ to victory and they will now face Blackrock, who overcame Douglas…

UCC Defeat Defending Champions Imokilly in Thriller at Páirc Uí Rinn Finishing UCC 1-23 Imokilly 1-20

UCC have pulled off the biggest shock to date in this year’s Cork Senior Hurling Championship with a thrilling victory over all-conquering Imokilly. Late points from substitutes Padraig Power and Daithi Heffernan secured a fantastic victory for the College, which sees them progress to the latter stages of the county championship. UCC came into the…

The End of The Beginning

It’s hard to believe that this is the last time I will be putting words on a page as part of my editorial during my time with the Express as Editor-In-Chief, but I have to say from the outset what an incredible experience it has been for me, something that I will always cherish. It…

Taylor Cements Historic Legacy

For some years now, a softly spoken woman from Bray with an infectious smile and personality to match has carried the hopes of a nation on her broad shoulders. With emotional highs and some extremely difficult lows along the way, Ireland’s Katie Taylor has cemented herself as one of the greatest athletes to emerge from…

What Really Presses My Buttons…

Hello everyone and welcome to the second quarter of the academic year, the year is flying and I hope you all are too. The nights are drawing in, it’s becoming increasingly colder and Christmas is just around the corner. I don’t know about you, but this is my favourite time of the year. While you…

Lecturer Profile: Dr Mary C. Murphy

This year the University Express hopes to bring you, our readers high quality news and content that you can’t get anywhere else. We feel that there is no better place to look than on our own institution, which at its heart has an incredible set of expertise and information in the form of lecturers who teach…

Progress In Civility

It’s been a tough week once again for onlookers as the Brexit can continues to be kicked down the road. While I have a huge love and time for politics, I must say I have envied those who let it go over their head for some time now. Every day I now feel like it is my…

UCC Celebrate Works Award

This year many students from University College Cork benefited from the UCC Works Award, and some were recently awarded for their achievements from the last academic year. The UCC Works Award is a professional skills development programme, and demonstrates that you have engaged in, and developed professional skills through extra-curricular activities and work experience, all of which…