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# nuig - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Galway university professor challenges claims he bullied a colleague in the High Court
# NUIG
# NUIG

Galway university professor challenges claims he bullied a colleague in the High Court

Sep 5th 2017, 10:04 PM 22,551 Views 0 Comments

Professor Heinz Peter Nasheuer has alleged that the investigation into claims he tried to sabotage a colleague’s career is ‘flawed’.

# nuig - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

'A discriminatory blockade': Galway students criticise locals for campaigning against a new housing development
# Stand Off
# Stand Off

'A discriminatory blockade': Galway students criticise locals for campaigning against a new housing development

Aug 9th 2017, 11:44 AM 14,286 Views 30 Comments

A UK developer is planning to change the Westwood Hotel in Galway to a 400-bed student housing unit.

# nuig - Saturday 22 July, 2017

'It shouldn't be laughed at': Study begins on effect bowel disorders have on women's minds
# Nui Galway
# Nui Galway

'It shouldn't be laughed at': Study begins on effect bowel disorders have on women's minds

Jul 22nd 2017, 9:30 PM 43,736 Views 46 Comments

Researchers hope the study will recognise the seriousness of the chronic, painful condition.

# nuig - Thursday 20 July, 2017

Irish researchers hopeful they are closer to effective Huntington's disease treatment
# Treatment
# Treatment

Irish researchers hopeful they are closer to effective Huntington's disease treatment

Jul 20th 2017, 7:38 PM 11,246 Views 4 Comments

Research has shown that they were able to slow down neurodegeneration.

# nuig - Tuesday 30 May, 2017

Fewer Irish children are getting drunk and doing drugs, study finds
# On The Dry
# On The Dry

Fewer Irish children are getting drunk and doing drugs, study finds

May 30th 2017, 5:36 PM 15,776 Views 39 Comments

Cannabis and alcohol consumption is down when compared to 1998 levels.

# nuig - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

Holders UCD's late goal sees them into semi-final while NUIG and DCU throw up a thriller
# Collingwood Cup
From The42
# Collingwood Cup

Holders UCD's late goal sees them into semi-final while NUIG and DCU throw up a thriller

Feb 21st 2017, 6:45 PM 5,067 Views 0 Comments

All the action from today’s Collingwood Cup quarter finals.

# nuig - Sunday 19 February, 2017

Galway mathematicians have found a way of making Batman's cape
# No Joke(r)
# No Joke(r)

Galway mathematicians have found a way of making Batman's cape

Feb 19th 2017, 5:00 PM 21,622 Views 7 Comments

NUI Galway mathematicians’ research makes Batman that bit more real.

# nuig - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Dubs star as Sigerson holders UCD book showdown with favourites Ulster University
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Dubs star as Sigerson holders UCD book showdown with favourites Ulster University

Jan 31st 2017, 9:17 PM 15,303 Views 4 Comments

St Mary’s (Belfast) and Dublin IT are also into the quarter-finals.

# nuig - Monday 16 January, 2017

Why has the Irish language been removed as a requirement for NUIG's President?
# An Ghaeilge
# An Ghaeilge

Why has the Irish language been removed as a requirement for NUIG's President?

Jan 16th 2017, 4:42 PM 17,776 Views 55 Comments

The Students’ Union president says he’s concerned about the decision the move will have for Leaving Cert students.

# nuig - Thursday 20 October, 2016

"If there was a loan scheme in place, I would not be able to go to college" - Students' views on college fees
# Student Protest
# Student Protest

"If there was a loan scheme in place, I would not be able to go to college" - Students' views on college fees

Oct 20th 2016, 6:05 AM 11,824 Views 55 Comments

Here’s what students at yesterday’s protests had to say.

# nuig - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

NUIG is going to introduce gender neutral bathrooms on campus
# Inclusive
# Inclusive

NUIG is going to introduce gender neutral bathrooms on campus

Jun 28th 2016, 3:40 PM 20,566 Views 146 Comments

The Students’ Union said that it was seeking to ensure a “more inclusive campus” for students and staff.

# nuig - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Mandatory gender quotas recommended for NUI Galway
# Report
# Report

Mandatory gender quotas recommended for NUI Galway

Apr 14th 2016, 1:11 PM 13,259 Views 95 Comments

The Gender Equality Taskforce is due to present its final report next month.

# nuig - Tuesday 9 February, 2016

0-9 from Clare's Duggan not enough for NUIG as defending Fitzgibbon champions UL survive
# Last Eight
From The42
# Last Eight

0-9 from Clare's Duggan not enough for NUIG as defending Fitzgibbon champions UL survive

Feb 9th 2016, 4:37 PM 8,256 Views 3 Comments

A one-point defeat for UL today but they still advance to the last eight.

A Galway cafe just shared this bucket of Nutella in time for Pancake Tuesday
# Doing Your Nut
From The Daily Edge
# Doing Your Nut

A Galway cafe just shared this bucket of Nutella in time for Pancake Tuesday

Feb 9th 2016, 9:18 AM 4,750 Views 1 Comment

Three kilos of heaven.

# nuig - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

UCD made to work to see off NUIG in the Sigerson Cup
# Stern Test
From The42
# Stern Test

UCD made to work to see off NUIG in the Sigerson Cup

Feb 3rd 2016, 4:50 PM 9,500 Views 2 Comments

The Galwegians were let down by poor shooting and lost by two points in Dangan.

# nuig - Thursday 28 January, 2016

1-9 for Hannon as Mary Immaculate win Fitzgibbon Cup clash that produces 3 red cards
# Student Stars
From The42
# Student Stars

1-9 for Hannon as Mary Immaculate win Fitzgibbon Cup clash that produces 3 red cards

Jan 28th 2016, 4:51 PM 14,306 Views 0 Comments

The Limerick star excelled as NUI Galway were defeated today in Dangan.

# nuig - Thursday 31 December, 2015

The next big O'Shea hoping to impress new Mayo boss (as his first opponent)
# Family Ties
From The42
# Family Ties

The next big O'Shea hoping to impress new Mayo boss (as his first opponent)

Dec 31st 2015, 9:01 AM 12,410 Views 3 Comments

22-year-old Conor aims to make 2016 they year when he joins Aidan and Seamie and vital cogs in the Mayo machine.

# nuig - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Potential sightings at student village as search continues for missing student
# Michael Bugler
# Michael Bugler

Potential sightings at student village as search continues for missing student

Dec 24th 2015, 10:36 AM 31,688 Views 3 Comments

Michael Bugler was last seen on Thursday night.

# nuig - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Search for missing student Michael Bugler in Galway into its sixth day
# Missing
# Missing

Search for missing student Michael Bugler in Galway into its sixth day

Dec 23rd 2015, 4:02 PM 27,024 Views 8 Comments

Michael Bugler was last seen in the Quay Street area of Galway early on Friday morning.

# nuig - Saturday 11 July, 2015

'A frenzy of panic': Advice for students looking for accommodation
# The Summer Search
# The Summer Search

'A frenzy of panic': Advice for students looking for accommodation

Jul 11th 2015, 9:30 PM 23,762 Views 17 Comments

The USI has called on people to take in lodgers as a lack of suitable housing remains an issue.

# nuig - Tuesday 23 June, 2015

NUIG wants to rid itself of sexism by training staff to recognise 'unconscious gender bias'
# Unconscious Sexism
# Unconscious Sexism

NUIG wants to rid itself of sexism by training staff to recognise 'unconscious gender bias'

Jun 23rd 2015, 3:08 PM 7,318 Views 55 Comments

The university’s governing authority has endorsed the recommendations of a gender equality taskforce report.

# nuig - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

These are the best eight college courses in Ireland
# Top Of The Class
# Top Of The Class

These are the best eight college courses in Ireland

Apr 29th 2015, 12:01 AM 80,945 Views 29 Comments

According to a new survey, anyway.

# nuig - Friday 6 March, 2015

Poll: Is it time to legalise cannabis in Ireland?
# High Time
# High Time

Poll: Is it time to legalise cannabis in Ireland?

Mar 6th 2015, 9:30 PM 38,334 Views 145 Comments

In a referendum held today, 68% of students voted in favour of the SU supporting legalisation.

# nuig - Friday 27 February, 2015

NUI Galway says questionnaire about menstrual cycles did not decide who got jobs
# Equality
# Equality

NUI Galway says questionnaire about menstrual cycles did not decide who got jobs

Feb 27th 2015, 1:12 PM 20,051 Views 77 Comments

The forms were given to them upon receiving a job offer.

10 of the snarkiest responses to NUIG's 'menstrual cycle' health quiz
# NUIG
From The Daily Edge
# NUIG

10 of the snarkiest responses to NUIG's 'menstrual cycle' health quiz

Feb 27th 2015, 11:14 AM 8,407 Views 3 Comments

Prospective employees are asked about their periods – and Twitter is not impressed.

# nuig - Thursday 19 February, 2015

O'Dwyer strikes 0-8 as Cork IT book Fitzgibbon semi-final place by beating NUIG
# Scoring Star
From The42
# Scoring Star

O'Dwyer strikes 0-8 as Cork IT book Fitzgibbon semi-final place by beating NUIG

Feb 19th 2015, 8:10 AM 8,688 Views 3 Comments

Job done for the Pat Mulcahy-trained side at home in Cork on Wednesday.

# nuig - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Here's the massive queue outside a Galway pub this morning for Donegal Tuesday
# The Hole In The Wall
From The Daily Edge
# The Hole In The Wall

Here's the massive queue outside a Galway pub this morning for Donegal Tuesday

Feb 17th 2015, 11:17 AM 8,677 Views 9 Comments

The tradition lives on.

# nuig - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

Cox stars as UCC claim 15 point win over CIT in Sigerson opener while NUIG also triumph
# First Day Out
From The42
# First Day Out

Cox stars as UCC claim 15 point win over CIT in Sigerson opener while NUIG also triumph

Jan 27th 2015, 4:39 PM 8,608 Views 0 Comments

Champions UCC were far too strong for their local rivals today while NUI Galway defeated IT Blanchardstown.

# nuig - Thursday 15 January, 2015

Does your teddy bear need medical attention? You're in luck
# Stuffed Animal Hospital
# Stuffed Animal Hospital

Does your teddy bear need medical attention? You're in luck

Jan 15th 2015, 7:15 AM 6,166 Views 4 Comments

If you live in and around Galway.

# nuig - Friday 9 January, 2015

Staff at NUI Galway to start investigation into structural inequality
# Equality
# Equality

Staff at NUI Galway to start investigation into structural inequality

Jan 9th 2015, 10:19 AM 8,138 Views 13 Comments

This follows a decision to award Dr Micheline Sheehy-Skeffington €70,000 last month after she was unfairly passed over for promotion.

# nuig - Monday 17 November, 2014

University ordered to pay €70k to lecturer passed over for promotion
# Gender Discrimination
# Gender Discrimination

University ordered to pay €70k to lecturer passed over for promotion

Nov 17th 2014, 9:50 PM 22,123 Views 47 Comments

Dr Micheline Sheehy-Skeffington, who lectures in botany, was discriminated against on the grounds of gender, it was found.

# nuig - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Some people might need more salt in their diets, not less
# Blood Pressure
# Blood Pressure

Some people might need more salt in their diets, not less

Aug 14th 2014, 10:14 AM 11,782 Views 22 Comments

New research suggests that a moderate intake is best to reduce blood pressure.

# nuig - Wednesday 4 June, 2014

Researchers have found a massive underground river network in Galway Bay
# Limestone
# Limestone

Researchers have found a massive underground river network in Galway Bay

Jun 4th 2014, 7:15 AM 23,283 Views 29 Comments

These rivers could be flowing under the seabed out as far as 48 kilometres from the shore.

# nuig - Saturday 26 April, 2014

Pine martens could be helping the red squirrel make a comeback, but we need "continued research"
# Irish Wildlife Trust
# Irish Wildlife Trust

Pine martens could be helping the red squirrel make a comeback, but we need "continued research"

Apr 26th 2014, 9:45 AM 9,539 Views 13 Comments

The population of the invasive grey squirrel is continuing to grow in Ireland.

# nuig - Sunday 6 April, 2014

19 things you'll only know if you went to NUI Galway
# NUIG WHIZZ
From The Daily Edge
# NUIG WHIZZ

19 things you'll only know if you went to NUI Galway

Apr 6th 2014, 6:00 PM 106,221 Views 66 Comments

Doing Arts – majoring in English, minoring in Supermacs.

# nuig - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

NUI Galway to offer extra CAO points to elite athletes
# Varsity Maroons
# Varsity Maroons

NUI Galway to offer extra CAO points to elite athletes

Mar 4th 2014, 9:17 AM 12,281 Views 34 Comments

Fifteen athletes will receive 40 points on top of their Leaving Cert results.

# nuig - Monday 24 February, 2014

Supermac's chief says Galway Rag Week was "the best of banter"
# Super Bants
# Super Bants

Supermac's chief says Galway Rag Week was "the best of banter"

Feb 24th 2014, 12:25 PM 23,855 Views 41 Comments

Pat McDonagh says that students were “exemplary”.

# nuig - Monday 17 February, 2014

Here are this week’s fixtures in the 2014 Sigerson and Fitzgibbon Cups
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Here are this week’s fixtures in the 2014 Sigerson and Fitzgibbon Cups

Feb 17th 2014, 3:19 PM 6,873 Views 1 Comment

DIT, WIT, UCC and UCD are among the teams in action over the next seven days.

# nuig - Monday 27 January, 2014

Stem cells for human use can now be manufactured in Ireland
# Cures
# Cures

Stem cells for human use can now be manufactured in Ireland

Jan 27th 2014, 9:28 AM 6,555 Views 10 Comments

The Centre for Cell Manufacturing Ireland at NUIG will allow the university to expand their already established research into the field.

# nuig - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Pan-European study on evictions to report on measures to counter homelessness
# Evictions
# Evictions

Pan-European study on evictions to report on measures to counter homelessness

Jan 7th 2014, 11:05 AM 3,319 Views 18 Comments

A NUI Galway researcher is to lead the €1 million study on evictions in 28 EU member States.