Thirteen million trees planted with help from UCC students

Environmentally conscious search-engine Ecosia has recently announced that it has planted over 13 million trees all over the world, in places like Indonesia, Madagascar, Nicaragua, Peru and Burkina Faso. The browser uses revenue collected from advertising to plant trees and fund their projects, with their website stating that it takes 1.7 seconds of use to…

Going Vintage-Charity Shops 101

You’re a poor student who is tired of wearing the same jeans you had in transition year and you’re looking for some new threads to wow that absolute ride in your course, but you’re down to twenty quid a week, and clothing is expensive, right? Wrong! Here is your comprehensive guide to the seemingly little-known…

UCC Security Continue Charitable Tradition

Staff members of UCC’s security team have continued their annual tradition of raising money for charity every winter. Last year UCC security raised over €5,000 for Bumbleance: a charity that provides improved and professional medical transportation services for long-term sick and seriously disabled children. This was in only the second year of their charity raffle tradition….