The Fight For Resilience

Writes Ciaran Dineen – Editor In Chief I couldn’t help but be struck by the dulcet tones of French President, Emmanuel Macron earlier this week, but the message he had for France and for the world was far from sweet. “We are at war” claimed Macron, who has imposed similar lockdown practices in his country…

Aviation Career Slingshot

On Thursday, 13th of February, IASA will host their Aviation Finance Career Slingshot event that will take place in the Irish Aviation Authority in Dublin. (The Times Building, 11-12 D’Olier Street, Dublin 2) Limited Tickets Available at: https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/career-slingshot-aviation-finance-tickets-88283090099?aff=erelexpmlt Promo code: UCCAVIATIONFINANCE This event has a promising agenda and welcomes speakers from different organisations. Speakers include:…

Scientists in Cork Discover Aspirin-Ulcer Cure

A new study followed out by APC Microbiome Ireland in Cork has shown that bifidobacteria, which is found in the guts of newborns, can prevent and heal ulcers caused by the painkiller aspirin, despite declining as age occurs. This is a continuation of a previous study, which found the same bacteria could be found to produce a protective…

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…

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…