Nominations Open for UCCSU Elections 2013 | Siobhán O’Callaghan

Nominations for the forthcoming UCC Students’ Union elections have now opened. Nomination forms-which were accepted from 09:30am yesterday-are to be submitted no later that this coming Friday, March 1st. The five sabbatical (i.e. paid, full time) positions of President, Deputy President/Campaigns Communications and Commercial Officer, Education Officer and Welfare Officer are up for election as…

Israeli Journalist set to dispel the myths | Tommie Grant

Celebrated Israeli author Ben Dror Yemini is to address the UCC Philosophical and International Relations societies regarding the misconceptions of Israeli-Arab relations. The talk will take place this Tuesday, February 26th, at 6pm in Kane G.18.      Considering Mr Yemini’s wide-ranging education and work history, this is sure to make for a fascinating talk; likely…

UCC’s first Fashion Week underway | Audrey Ellard Walsh

UCC’s first Fashion Week is presented by UCC Fashion Society and Pulse Model Agency Cork takes place this week from the to the 29th of February.      Monday saw the week officially launched with a night-time launch party and fashion show featuring the 11 contestants from UCC’s Next Top Model in the New Bar.     …

Student’s Union Kick off R&G week | Tommie Grant

UCC Raise and Give week is in full swing and as always the Student’s Union have a packed itinerary of events organised around campus for the week. Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind, Barretstown and Cork Penny Dinners are the charities selected to benefit from this year’s fundraising. €24,000 was raised by R&G week 2012;…

Operation Transformation UCC: Week Three | Heather Steele

UCC Operation Transformation is now into its third week and the leaders are continuing to make real changes in their lives and health. With R&G week this week we might not all be feeling our healthiest. In his weekly all students email, Dr Michael Byrne urged all students to demonstrate their support for the leaders…