All about the technique

Rónán Burtenshaw

Photo: George Voronov

Rónán Burtenshaw sits down with rapper and revolutionary Immortal Technique during his visit to Dublin to talk politics, society and his life as an artist.

I met Immortal Technique backstage at his sold-out Dublin …


Antimicrobial resistance: the fall of man?

Conor O’Donovan

The retribution for our profligate use of antimicrobial drugs, warns Conor O’Donovan, could send us back in time. Raising awareness of this is not a scare tactic but a strategy to safeguard what we have, while

Alan MacDonald Interview

James Hussey
Deputy Sports Editor

James Hussey sits down with former Scotland and Edinburgh flanker Alan MacDonald to talk about his time in professional rugby, his high hopes for DUFC and his reasons for swapping the scrum-cap for the scalpel.

The horror… the horror

With my finances looking grim as I approach the end of term, I really could have done without my recent trip to the National Wax Museum in its new home on Foster Place. …

Coffee, film, urine, review…

Reviewing Films – 2.1

Director – Becky Long

Starring – Robbie Fowler’s long lost son…

Running Time – Long enough now

The scent of ground coffee is a wonderfully reliable welcome. Ten minutes earlier I was ordering my own contribution

Union warns of precarious Library hours

Sunday library openings are under review once again and the Students’ Union has warned that “there is a chance that this service will be pulled” if it is not made use of.  Education Officer Ashley Cooke hails the scheme as …

Ó Broin plans to scrap officers in USI campaign

»  Students’ Union President Cónán Ó Broin runs for USI Deputy President
»  Ó Broin proposes dropping USI Equality Officer and LGBT Rights Officer

Students’ Union President Cónán Ó Broin has been nominated as a candidate for the Deputy Presidency …

Demand goes down, prices up for rooms

The Trinity College Accommodation Office has received significantly fewer applications than last year, and has extended the deadline for room applications. At the time of going to print, the Accommodation Office had received 720 applications from undergraduates hoping to live …

Irish student drama festival

The much anticipated Irish Student Drama Association Festival took place from 8th-13th March. The 62-year-old festival comes to Dublin every eight years, with DU Players being this year’s host and organiser in what is one of the highlights of the …