Coachella Fashion: Two Hits, Two Misses, and GAA Shorts

Coachella is one event that you can’t seem to avoid hearing about. It seems to somehow make its way into every news source with a major focus being on the iconic festival’s fashion. This year the style was a mixed bag, with some classically 2016-esque Coachel...

Onscreen Offscreen: We Need To Talk About Netflix

We Need to Talk About Netflix Netflix is in trouble. At least, according to Wall Street it is. If the money demons aren’t happy, sacrifices are inevitably going to be made. Instead of increasing their subscription numbers in their first quarter by 2.5 mill...

Why You Should Be Listening To: Hyperfixations

‘What are your Hyperfixations? What’s your weird, niche area of expertise?’ Hyperfixations is an independent Irish podcast which operates under the premise that everyone in the world is an interesting person, and that we should all have a safe space to dis...

Faoi Bhláth: A Must Watch For All Botanical Enthusiasts

Having just celebrated Earth Day last week, and the welcome return of some lovely spring sunshine, I’ve been reflecting on our relationship to and appreciation of the natural world. As a professional gardener, perhaps that’s not the most surprising thing to b...

What To Expect From Thor: Love And Thunder

(Namely, gay space pirates with a side of deicide...) Prior to its release, Marvel’s upcoming Thor: Love and Thunder had set an MCU record previously held by 2008’s The Incredible Hulk for the shortest amount of time between a first trailer and the film’s ...

Why You Should Be Listening To: Sentimental Garbage

As someone who could quite easily quote the entire Twilight saga from memory, and has read all of the Gossip Girl books (more than once), I am no stranger to obsessing over ‘lowbrow’ culture. So, when I heard the first few seconds of the Sentimental Garbage p...

Kellie Harrington – Olympic Hero

Ireland’s list of boxing greats keeps getting bigger.  Bernard Dunne, Katie Taylor, Jono Carroll, Mick Conlon, Conor McGregor (if you count his fight versus Floyd Mayweather) and more recently Kellie Harrington. Although still technically an amateur, ...

Is There Any Benefit To Giving Up Coffee?

Before starting college, I had never been much of a coffee drinker. Perhaps I’d enjoy the odd mocha, or some syrup-laden frothy concoction, but the majority of café visits consisted of a hot chocolate order (always with marshmallows and whipped cream.) So it ...

How To Volunteer Abroad In Exchange For Free Accommodation

With summer fast approaching many of us are trawling through travel agency websites and desperately scrolling for the cheapest deal. Are you looking to spend some time abroad this summer but don’t have the money for a big blowout holiday? This article is for ...

Sex Ed in Ireland is in Dire Need of Reform

The Irish sex education system has been heavily challenged in the last couple of years. Students, politicians, sexual health and wellbeing charities from around the country have been calling for major reform to a system that still bases itself around abstinen...