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# ucd - Friday 24 October, 2014

Conor Cannon strike means Students live to fight another day
# Students
From The42
# Students

Conor Cannon strike means Students live to fight another day

Oct 24th 2014, 9:55 PM 2,441 Views 0 Comments

UCD beat Drogheda to secure a playoff next week.

Silverware, pride and staying afloat - what's at stake on the final day of the season
# Squeaky Bum Time
From The42
# Squeaky Bum Time

Silverware, pride and staying afloat - what's at stake on the final day of the season

Oct 24th 2014, 6:05 PM 2,385 Views 4 Comments

It’s not all about the race for the title, you know.

# ucd - Friday 17 October, 2014

Students end miserable run and secure a potentially critical win in Derry
# At Last
From The42
# At Last

Students end miserable run and secure a potentially critical win in Derry

Oct 17th 2014, 10:41 PM 2,130 Views 1 Comment

Mark Langtry’s thumping strike proved the difference between the sides at the Brandywell.

# ucd - Tuesday 14 October, 2014

Ireland's child obesity rate has plateaued and it may begin to fall
# Overweight
# Overweight

Ireland's child obesity rate has plateaued and it may begin to fall

Oct 14th 2014, 6:30 AM 6,145 Views 12 Comments

Researchers say the plateau in childhood obesity is still unacceptably high.

# ucd - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

O'Connor in the thick of it as Leinster aim to get back on track
# Zebre Hunting
From The42
# Zebre Hunting

O'Connor in the thick of it as Leinster aim to get back on track

Oct 7th 2014, 3:26 PM 4,576 Views 19 Comments

A slight change of plan meant the serious portion of Leinster’s session was on view today, and there was no shortage of intensity in training.

# ucd - Saturday 4 October, 2014

Second half blitz sees 'Tarf overcome Ringrose-led UCD
# Friday Night Lights
From The42
# Friday Night Lights

Second half blitz sees 'Tarf overcome Ringrose-led UCD

Oct 4th 2014, 12:01 AM 4,114 Views 1 Comment

While Ringrose shone through the rain, David Joyce always looked to have a grip on the game.

# ucd - Tuesday 30 September, 2014

'Nguyen handpasses to Sertic' - UCD's newest football team has an international feel
# GAAsia
From The42
# GAAsia

'Nguyen handpasses to Sertic' - UCD's newest football team has an international feel

Sep 30th 2014, 3:00 PM 10,821 Views 3 Comments

Thanh Nguyen and Madeleine Sertic are among 12 players travelling with UCD.

# ucd - Saturday 27 September, 2014

These maps show Ireland's third level spin-off companies - but what do they tell us?
# Spinning Around
# Spinning Around

These maps show Ireland's third level spin-off companies - but what do they tell us?

Sep 27th 2014, 10:00 AM 10,957 Views 9 Comments

The country’s spin outs all in one place – but what do they need to survive?

Here are your division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

Here are your division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews

Sep 27th 2014, 7:00 AM 2,115 Views 0 Comments

A top-of-the-table clash between Lansdowne and Clontarf is the pick of this week’s action.

# ucd - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

This Irish student's mortifying Iron Stomach fail is going extremely viral
# Iron Man
From The Daily Edge
# Iron Man

This Irish student's mortifying Iron Stomach fail is going extremely viral

Sep 17th 2014, 7:00 PM 17,752 Views 4 Comments

The worst thing happens. The worst thing.

# ucd - Friday 12 September, 2014

Here's your division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Here's your division 1A and 1B Ulster Bank League previews

Sep 12th 2014, 8:15 AM 3,511 Views 0 Comments

You don’t even have to leave the house to watch UCD take on St Mary’s tonight.

# ucd - Saturday 30 August, 2014

Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should all third-level campuses go 'smoke-free'?

Aug 30th 2014, 9:25 AM 10,945 Views 106 Comments

UCD is to ban the sale of tobacco products on campus from 1 September.

# ucd - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Can you help identify these pioneering 1920s Irish science students?
# 1920s Ireland
# 1920s Ireland

Can you help identify these pioneering 1920s Irish science students?

Aug 24th 2014, 10:30 AM 13,064 Views 9 Comments

They were students at UCD in 1920. Was one of them a relation of yours?

# ucd - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

Students to be put up in hotels due to building delays at Montrose site
# Hotel Living
# Hotel Living

Students to be put up in hotels due to building delays at Montrose site

Aug 19th 2014, 9:58 AM 16,533 Views 32 Comments

A classic room is priced at €180 per week, while the penthouse costs €265 per week.

# ucd - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

Irish scientist to help combat aggressive 'triple negative' breast cancer
# UCD
# UCD

Irish scientist to help combat aggressive 'triple negative' breast cancer

Aug 12th 2014, 4:00 PM 8,000 Views 3 Comments

UCD’s Dr Madeline Murphy has been awarded €25,000 from the Breast Cancer Campaign.

# ucd - Friday 1 August, 2014

Dublin scientist awarded €250k grant for breast cancer research
# Science
# Science

Dublin scientist awarded €250k grant for breast cancer research

Aug 1st 2014, 7:00 AM 5,828 Views 5 Comments

Dr Alex von Kriegsheim based at UCD will investigate the role a small protein called ‘ISG15’ plays.

# ucd - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Champions Clontarf host Young Munster as Ulster Bank League fixtures announced
# Title Defence
From The42
# Title Defence

Champions Clontarf host Young Munster as Ulster Bank League fixtures announced

Jul 29th 2014, 3:11 PM 3,009 Views 4 Comments

Friday Night Lights are back and the IRFU has vowed to live-stream more matches.

# ucd - Sunday 13 July, 2014

Irish engineers are working to improve space rocket lift off
# Rocket Science
# Rocket Science

Irish engineers are working to improve space rocket lift off

Jul 13th 2014, 4:43 PM 6,637 Views 2 Comments

UCD has previously worked on a light flexible robot arm concept for an ESA Mars rover mission.

# ucd - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

UCD housing system fails after students send 10,000 applications in 3 minutes
# First Come First Served
# First Come First Served

UCD housing system fails after students send 10,000 applications in 3 minutes

Jul 9th 2014, 5:54 PM 17,395 Views 8 Comments

The university attempted to use an email system to allocate some of its on-campus accommodation, but ran into difficulties.

# ucd - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Study finds 2 out of 3 mothers gain about 10lb by second pregnancy
# BABY WEIGHT
# BABY WEIGHT

Study finds 2 out of 3 mothers gain about 10lb by second pregnancy

Jun 19th 2014, 3:07 PM 10,235 Views 24 Comments

One in 20 first-time mothers had become obese by the time they became pregnant again.

# ucd - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

UCD scientist awarded €300,000 in international funding for cancer research
# Fellowship Fund
# Fellowship Fund

UCD scientist awarded €300,000 in international funding for cancer research

Jun 17th 2014, 12:13 PM 5,736 Views 5 Comments

Dr Colm J Ryan will receive the funding over a four year period.

# ucd - Saturday 14 June, 2014

Digging Tlachtga: Discovering secrets from Ireland's past
# Heritage Ireland
# Heritage Ireland

Digging Tlachtga: Discovering secrets from Ireland's past

Jun 14th 2014, 9:15 AM 11,962 Views 6 Comments

Archaeologist Neil Jackman with the final part of his three-part series on the momentous dig on the ancient site of Tlachtga in Meath.

# ucd - Thursday 12 June, 2014

UCD live-in students want fewer rules, fines and cameras on campus
# Campus Living
# Campus Living

UCD live-in students want fewer rules, fines and cameras on campus

Jun 12th 2014, 9:40 PM 20,927 Views 54 Comments

Last year, the Students’ Union complained about large fines and the presence of cameras.

UCD launches postdoc programme to help develop Irish energy industry
# Research
# Research

UCD launches postdoc programme to help develop Irish energy industry

Jun 12th 2014, 2:32 PM 5,348 Views 4 Comments

The postdoctoral fellowship programme, valued at €4.6m, aims to expand the capacity of the Irish energy sector, which is said to be short of qualified personnel.

# ucd - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

Whatever became of the UCD athletic track?
# Off Track
From The42
# Off Track

Whatever became of the UCD athletic track?

Jun 10th 2014, 7:45 AM 9,795 Views 6 Comments

Following the closure of one of the college’s most famous landmarks in November 2011, promises to replace it have continually gone unanswered since.

# ucd - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Gardaí seize 'Captain America' LSD after students warned of drug cocktail
# Dangerous Mix
# Dangerous Mix

Gardaí seize 'Captain America' LSD after students warned of drug cocktail

May 15th 2014, 10:44 PM 29,841 Views 95 Comments

The drugs are in paper-based form and were found in a house in Blackrock in Dublin

# ucd - Friday 9 May, 2014

Brian O'Driscoll: 'I am a big believer that the lows happen for a reason'
# Evolution
From The42
# Evolution

Brian O'Driscoll: 'I am a big believer that the lows happen for a reason'

May 9th 2014, 8:00 AM 12,973 Views 11 Comments

As he moves towards the end of his Leinster career, the 35-year-old reflects on the great changes he has played through.

# ucd - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Noonan says SME debt is being 'sorted out'
# Restructuring
# Restructuring

Noonan says SME debt is being 'sorted out'

May 7th 2014, 11:23 AM 4,318 Views 20 Comments

The Minister for Finance said SME debt is ‘far down’ the list of concerns in comparison to national debt.

Ducklings take leap of faith from high ledge at UCD campus
# Waddle We Do
From The Daily Edge
# Waddle We Do

Ducklings take leap of faith from high ledge at UCD campus

May 7th 2014, 7:57 AM 15,490 Views 20 Comments

Hands down the most nerve-racking video you’ll see today.

# ucd - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Man-of-the-match display from Lyons helps Con to Bateman Cup victory
# Domestic
From The42
# Domestic

Man-of-the-match display from Lyons helps Con to Bateman Cup victory

May 3rd 2014, 4:53 PM 4,035 Views 2 Comments

Gerry Hurley was assured with the boot as UCD were beaten at Temple Hill.

# ucd - Friday 2 May, 2014

Students' late goal cramming session gives Drogheda fifth straight defeat
# Gone To The Drogs
From The42
# Gone To The Drogs

Students' late goal cramming session gives Drogheda fifth straight defeat

May 2nd 2014, 10:44 PM 1,661 Views 0 Comments

Robbie Benson and Cillian Morrison struck in the space of three minutes to give UCD 2 – 1 win at Belfield.

# ucd - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

UCD set to host Global American Football event
# Future Plans
From The42
# Future Plans

UCD set to host Global American Football event

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:54 AM 3,630 Views 0 Comments

Penn Manor Comets and Cedar Cliff Colts will compete a day before the Croke Park Classic takes place.

# ucd - Thursday 27 March, 2014

Nicolas Cage's face is mysteriously appearing on official UCD computers
# Cage Rage
From The Daily Edge
# Cage Rage

Nicolas Cage's face is mysteriously appearing on official UCD computers

Mar 27th 2014, 10:16 AM 20,028 Views 2 Comments

In UCD, there is no escape from Cage.

# ucd - Saturday 22 March, 2014

South African GAA team train in UCD ahead of Ballyboden St Enda's clash
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

South African GAA team train in UCD ahead of Ballyboden St Enda's clash

Mar 22nd 2014, 4:36 PM 6,659 Views 8 Comments

The side are currently on a tour of Ireland.

# ucd - Saturday 15 March, 2014

Barack Obama's 'mind reader' is speaking in Dublin today
# Speechwriter
# Speechwriter

Barack Obama's 'mind reader' is speaking in Dublin today

Mar 15th 2014, 8:15 AM 10,497 Views 18 Comments

Jon Favreau will receive an honorary fellowship from a UCD student society later.

# ucd - Sunday 9 March, 2014

23 things you'll only know if you went to University College Dublin
# Concrete Jungle
From The Daily Edge
# Concrete Jungle

23 things you'll only know if you went to University College Dublin

Mar 9th 2014, 6:00 PM 113,018 Views 53 Comments

Keeping it South Side since 1854.

# ucd - Saturday 1 March, 2014

Here are some of the best pictures behind Irish research
# Beauty In Science
# Beauty In Science

Here are some of the best pictures behind Irish research

Mar 1st 2014, 8:30 AM 14,362 Views 9 Comments

Digital images taken by researchers across science, engineering, humanities, business and the arts are currently on exhibit.

# ucd - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Irish students stranded in Dubai offered free flights home by crisp company
# Jailbreak
From The Daily Edge
# Jailbreak

Irish students stranded in Dubai offered free flights home by crisp company

Feb 26th 2014, 2:26 PM 6,483 Views 3 Comments

The girls have to sing for their supper first though.

# ucd - Friday 21 February, 2014

Jordanstown claim eight point victory over UCD in Sigerson Cup semi-final
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Jordanstown claim eight point victory over UCD in Sigerson Cup semi-final

Feb 21st 2014, 8:20 PM 5,016 Views 0 Comments

Tomorrow’s final will be a repeat of the 2011 decider between the third-level outfits.

Memory Lane - 17 current GAA stars in action in their Sigerson Cup days
# Legends
From The42
# Legends

Memory Lane - 17 current GAA stars in action in their Sigerson Cup days

Feb 21st 2014, 7:00 AM 8,934 Views 3 Comments

Jim McGuinness, Bernard Brogan and Marc Ó Sé are some of those who have lined out in recent years.