10 November 2015

Semester 1 Exams

The exams begin on Monday, 7 December and finish on Friday, 18 December 2015. Information about the exams, including the exam timetable, exam regulations, exam arrangements and key dates is now available on the current students' website.

Become a UCD Student Digital Ambassador

Are you an undergraduate student, interested in developing and enhancing your digital skills for learning? You do not need to be a digital expert or have specific IT skills. We are seeking enthusiastic and committed applicants. Apply online today.

USB transmitted Trojan Virus

IT Services have been monitoring recent reports about USB devices transmitting a Trojan virus. For updated information click here

Student Support Fund open for applications

Applications to the Student Support Fund 2015/2016 are open through your SISWeb account. This is a means tested fund and is intended to help those finding it difficult to make ends meet as a results of on-going low income. Click here for more information.

Top 10 apps for UCD students

Check out the top 10 apps to help you succeed in UCD. These tools will make your academic work more fun and effective. There’s a lot more tools out there than you’d think! Click here to find out more.

New Library guide providing support for use of e-resources

A new Library guide is available, providing support for use of electronic resources both on and off campus. It includes a query form, FAQ and advice on options for achieving optimal off campus access to our online format information resources. To view click here.

New training and open study space in James Joyce Library Link 3

Our new Library training and study space is now open in James Joyce Library Link 3 - just off Library Hub. Classes and presentations will be delivered here but when not in use you can use the space for individual or group study. Find out more here.

Short talks for Library Ireland Week 2015

From Monday, 16 to Wednesday, 18 November 3 short talks will be offered in Library Link 2, JJL Level 1, from 1.10 - 1.50pm, focused upon the Digital Platform for Contemporary Irish Literature and 50 Irish Books, one of our themes during Library Ireland Week 2015. Click here to find out more.

New LinkedIn & Career Ambassador Facebook pages

The UCD Career Development Centre is now on LinkedIn. We also have a number of new Career Facebook pages dedicated to specific Colleges run by our team of Career Ambassadors Connect with us today.

REMINDER: Complete the Think Future Survey and be in with a chance to win €500

KPMG are asking students 18 - 25 to take 5 mins and tell them about your experiences at university and what you want from life after graduation. Click here to take the survey.

UCD's Sports stars come together to support Movember 2015

In aid of a fantastic cause and foundation, some of UCD and indeed Irelands biggest stars came together to show their support as Noel McGrath, Tipperary hurler and UCD graduate joined in the fun for a cause so close to his own heart. The Movember Foundation is a global charity committed to men living happier, healthier, longer lives and this year UCD's Movember team are looking for all staff and students to join up. Go to UCD Movember 2015 for information on how to join and check out the Movember Launch at UCD!

UCD Symphony Orchestra Concert in Aid of Aware on Fri, 20 November

The UCD Symphony Orchestra presents its first concert of the academic year in aid of the Irish charity Aware on Friday, 20 November at Christ Church Cathedral, featuring music by Tchaikovsky, Vaughan Williams & Beethoven. To book click here

UCDVO Computer Drop-off Day Wednesday 11th November

UCDVO in partnership with Camara Education will collect second hand computers from a designated drop off point on campus on Wednesday, 11 November. Computers will be securely wiped of data and refurbished for use in schools in developing countries. Find out more here.

UCD Dramsoc Presents: The Fringe Festival

Jam packed full of theatre goodness: Courtroom drama with the L&H and LawSoc, sketch gameshows, spoken word and acoustic music with LitSoc, and much much more! Runs all week (9-13 Nov) in the Dramsoc Theatre in the UCD Student Centre. Click here for more.
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