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Dealing with Drama in University

By Roisin O'Donoghue Drama. It can happen anytime, anywhere. Some people hate it while others thrive on it. Needless to say, when you’re in university you’ve got bigger priorities than getting caught up in a silly feud or argument especially if it does not involve you. It can be stressful enough either way and the… Continue reading Dealing with Drama in University

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Minding your mental heath at the University of Limerick

By Roisin O'Donoghue University is wonderful, but it can also be rather terrifying. You’re thrown into a world of study, experiments and debating all of which can totally overwhelm you even if you enjoy it. University is also a place where you learn not just about the world but also about who you are as… Continue reading Minding your mental heath at the University of Limerick

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Why I chose New Media and English at UL

By Roisin O'Donoghue I have always been a reader and a writer. From as far back as I can remember I loved the written word. In primary and secondary school English was always my best subject, the one I spent most of my time on and the one I enjoyed the most. I wasn’t sure… Continue reading Why I chose New Media and English at UL

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My Erasmus experience in Belgium

By Roisin O’Donoghue, BA New Media & English, University of Limerick This time last year I was on my Erasmus in city of Ghent, Belgium. I lived and studied there from the 20th September to 23rd of December. Much like my Co-op it was an experience that I will never forget. The upsides were getting… Continue reading My Erasmus experience in Belgium

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Co–op: An Eye-opening experience

By Roisin O'Donoghue, BA New Media & English My Co-op experience is one I don’t think I could ever forget. I can still remember going to the seminars and signing up for an international placement. This was very unlike me. I had never been abroad by myself before and knew nothing about booking flights or… Continue reading Co–op: An Eye-opening experience

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Final year: Thoughts and dreams for the future

By Roisin O'Donoghue As the summer of 2017 came to an end I couldn’t help but realise a very big thing, I was going to be a fourth year. This both excited and terrified me, because while I am excited to be finished with essays, readings and exams I can’t help but feel that I… Continue reading Final year: Thoughts and dreams for the future