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UL Talks showcase AHSS research

Three members of the Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences have taken part in the new series of UL Talks videos. UL Talks are short video lectures delivered by UL teachers on themes, issues, ideas and subjects that they are passionate about. They are designed to showcase our teachers, and to give the wider… Continue reading UL Talks showcase AHSS research

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UL student wins video journalism prize

A video project entitled “25 ... What do you know about Ireland's national card game?” has earned David Connors, a MA in Journalism student at the University of Limerick, top prize in the inaugural Irish Examiner / University of Limerick video journalism competition. His piece focused on a '25' card tournament in Tubber, Co Clare,… Continue reading UL student wins video journalism prize

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Current Issues in Irish Journalism Seminar: Conall O’Fatharta

The Current Issues in Irish Journalism Seminar series enables our Journalism students to hear talks from prominent speakers on a variety of subjects. Week 1 of Spring Semester 2018 saw Irish Examiner Investigative Reporter Conall O’Fatharta give a talk on 'Illegal adoptions: deaths in mother and baby homes – the story that keeps on breaking'.… Continue reading Current Issues in Irish Journalism Seminar: Conall O’Fatharta

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AHSS Professors feature in UL Talks 2016

UL Talks are short video lectures delivered by University of Limerick teachers on themes, issues, ideas and subjects that they are passionate about. They are designed to showcase our teachers, and to give the wider world a flavour of some of the conversations being initiated within UL’s classrooms, laboratories and communities. UL Talks are becoming an important… Continue reading AHSS Professors feature in UL Talks 2016

International students, Students, Undergraduates

VIDEO: Day in the life of a student at UL

By Nadine Kimak I have been studying at the University of Limerick for almost one semester now and I wanted to give you a little sneak peak in how a day in the life of a student looks like. Before you watch it, I just wanted to say that not every day looks like the day… Continue reading VIDEO: Day in the life of a student at UL

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My Erasmus journey at the University of Limerick

By Nadine Kimak Hi my name is Nadine and I’m from Germany. I am studying Social Science and right now I’m doing my 3rd and 4th semester at the University of Limerick. Every time I meet new people they are really interested in why I chose Ireland and what it is like to be an… Continue reading My Erasmus journey at the University of Limerick

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History comes alive at UL with student video project

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q0jD2pFnUx0 Congratulations to our History undergraduate students of module HI4082, who made this fantastic news video as a group project, with their lecturer Dr Roberto Mazza. The students were asked to produce a news segment discussing one historical event as it would have happened yesterday, whilst avoiding retrospective thinking.