Agricultural Science Degree Launched

A few weeks ago, a new degree in Agricultural Science was launched by UCC in a collaboration with Teagasc. The overall message that came from the grand-opening was ‘agriculture returns to Cork’, a statement which will please many around the ‘Rebel County’. This will also provide a boost to employers in the agri-food sector, who…

News Interview: Claire Crowley and Paul Moriarty – The European Student Card

UCC and its staff have found themselves at the crux of a European Commission-led initiative which is set to simplify the mobility of students between Higher Education Institutions (HEI’s) in Europe. The scheme has been brought forward due to the ever-increasing number of students who move between European third-level institutes for educational and leisure purposes….

Niamh McCarthy: Gold Medallist 2018

Cork is known for many things but particularly for having sporting gods. Roy Keane, Sonia O’Sulivan, Christy Ring and many more. In 2016 the O’Donovan brothers became world-renowned during the Rio Olympics, but someone equally as quirky as the two siblings is another Corkonian, Niamh McCarthy. The former UCC student also rose to stardom in…

Ditch the Disposables

Approximately 4,500 reusable cups have been distributed to incoming first year students during orientation in a further bid to emphasise UCC’s commitment to having an environmental friendly campus. In recent times, certain measures have been implemented in order to encourage students and staff alike to be more prudent when it comes to their attitude towards…