3 March 2015

Annual Commuting Survey 2014-2015 – share your experience and enter draw

REMINDER: please share your commuting experiences. Many improvements to transport facilities on campus and those serving the campus have been achieved as a result of information provided by this annual survey. Please click here to complete the survey and enter a draw to win one of a range of prizes including a mountain bike, bus passes, and Leap Cards. Closing date Friday, 6 March 2015.

Its Election Day - Get out and Vote

Executive elections have started today, Tuesday, 3 March and will continue until 9pm tomorrow night. All our Sabbatical positions are contested so make sure to take 5 minutes of your time to decide who you want to be your sabbatical officers next year. For polling times click here.

Meet your next employer this week on campus

You could be spending the summer in Spain leading a kids camp, or jetting off to America to visit Deloitte's Digital Studios. Visit the Careers Events page to find out which employers you can meet this week.

Visualising census data using ArcGIS and MapGenie

This hands-on Library workshop aimed at postgraduates will take place on Thursday, 12 March 2015 from 10.00am - 1.00pm. Further details on the workshop and how to book your place can be found in our Library Events calendar.

Upcoming Library Workshop: Searching for Systematic Reviews - Tuesday, 24 March

Are you starting or thinking about doing a systematic review? This session will outline the main steps in a systematic review, help you develop your search strategy and show you how to systematically search the literature. Click here for more details.

UCD President's Awards for Excellence in Student Activities

This Friday, 6 March, a selection of 16 students will join the ranks of the 240 alumni who have been recognised for the contribution they have made to the UCD community, at the University Awards Ceremony. Thank you to those who made nominations.

Comórtas do Scoláireachtaí Theach na Gaeilge Bhord na Gaeilge UCD

Tá foirm iarratais ar fáil anois do scoláireachtaí Theach na Gaeilge Bhord na Gaeilge UCD don bhliain 2015-2016. Tá an comórtas oscailte do mhic léinn as gach réimse léinn, atá tiomnaithe do chur chun cinn gníomhach na teanga. Gach eolas anseo.

Gradaim Bhord na Gaeilge agus Bonn Óir an Chumainn Ghaelaigh 2015

Tá ainmniúcháin á lorg do Ghradaim 2015, dóibh siúd a rinne éacht ar son na teanga le linn na bliana 2014-2015. Gach eolas anseo.

Enter the Campus Engage competition to design a logo and slogan

Irish Higher Education institutions will shortly launch a new website studentvolunteer.ie which will connect students to volunteering organisations and their opportunities. Enter our competition to design a logo and slogan and win an iPad or €200 voucher. Closing date Monday, 23 March 2015. For details click here.

An evening recital with the Ad Astra Scholars - Thursday, 5 March

UCD Ad Astra Academy Performing Arts Scholars bring you an evening of works by Schütz, Handel, Fauré, Schumann, Brahms and Alain. With an eclectic mixture of solo and ensemble performances, this is an evening not to be missed. Thursday, 5 March, 8pm, St. Bartholomew's Church, Clyde Road, Dublin 4. Tickets €10/5 available on the door. Click here for details.

Discover Islam Week

Have a question on your mind about Islam you want to ask? Want to try on a Hijab for a day? Want to enjoy the free henna? Ever wondered what your name looks like in Arabic? Then come and join us in the Student Centre all week! Click here for details.

End of term events in the Student Centre

The Student Centre is packed full of SU, Society and Club events this week ranging from the Musical Society's vocal group showcase tomorrow through to Holi on Friday. Check out the society site for more info on some events.

The Theory of Everything at the Cinema from €4.50

Oscar winning The Theory of Everything screens this week until Friday with Oscar nominated Wild making up the rest of the week. Check out our full schedule and keep an eye out for the final semester teasers. Click here for details.

Vocal Group Showcase in aid of the Student Welfare Fund - Wednesday 4 March

The Musical Society Vocal Group has been rehearsing since the beginning of the semester and we have an exciting evening of show tunes planned for you! Featuring your favourite songs from Wicked, The Lion King, Spring Awakening and Seussical. Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30pm Click here for details.
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