13 October 2015

UCD Writing Centre is now open!

Working on your assignments? Come to the UCD Writing Centre with any writing-related questions. We are in the Link Space 2 of the James Joyce Library. All students welcome! For more info on opening hours and what we do, click here.

Career Development Centre Events - October 2015

The Career Development Centre has a great range of Employer & Centre related events happening across Campus this October. Booking is required via Careers Connect in most cases. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter to find out more or see our website!

Walk & Talk - Join us every Wednesday at 1.10pm at 'Noah's Egg' for a 30 minute walk

UCD Walk & Talk aims to bring awareness and understanding of mental health issues to students by providing a student organised support network in conjunction with Student Advisers. Join us for our weekly walk around Belfield Campus this Wednesday. Find out more here.

Campus Accessibility - Automated Doors

To improve campus accessibility automated doors have been placed in a number of buildings. Please treat these doors with care as they are easily damaged. Please look for the electronic pad to push and avoid opening the doors manually if possible.

Online Library Tools: Access Library services via UCD Connect

Need to check your Library account? Want to book a study room? See our Online Library Tools - all the practical online services the Library provides on one screen. Access it from your mobile or laptop by clicking the Library link in UCD Connect.

UCD Library eSupports: designed to help you with your studies

Check out our eSupports portal: a one-stop shop compiling all our electronic guides and how-to tutorials created to support your information and research needs, from finding books in the Library to evaluating information you find on the web.

Discover IT - IT Services go mobile!

IT Services are delighted to announce the launch of our brand new mobile IT Centre which will provide all the functionality of our very successful IT Centre service, but on your doorstep. Click here for details.

UCDVO 2015 Conference: 'Making a Difference? Volunteering for Sustainable Development'

The conference on 28 November 2015 will focus on the topic of volunteering and sustainable development. It will include stimulating key note speakers connecting the role of volunteering with the new Global Goals and facilitated story-telling from sector professionals. Click here for details.

UCDVO Computer Drop-off Day 11th November

UCDVO in partnership with Camara Education will collect second-hand computers from a designated drop off point on campus. Computers will be securely wiped of all data and refurbished for use in schools in developing countries. Click here for details.

UCD Relay for Life Committee 2016

Recruitment for new committee members for next year's relay is taking place on Thursday, 22 October at 16:30 in the Blue Room in the student centre. We want YOU to get involved and be a part of this incredible event all in aid of the Irish Cancer Society! See our Facebook page or contact us at relayucd@gmail.com

Student Cycle Challenge

From Monday, 12 October to Friday 23, October - log your cycle journeys to be in with a chance to win prizes. See here for details.

UCD Cinema Celebrates 40 years of Monty Python

Monty Python and the Holy Grail comes to UCD Cinema this Wednesday, 14 October for a special 40th Anniversary singalong screening. Check out the details on this and screenings of Mission Impossible, Ted 2 and A Nightmare on Elm Street on our website.

UCDSU Culture Fair at UCD Student Centre on Wednesday

"Want to travel & experience new things? Come to UCD Culture Fair, running this Wednesday, 14 October in UCD Student Centre from 11.45am! We're bringing you the Mongol Rally, Chinese dance, Irish trad, food from around the world and Discovery Gospel Choir. Click here for details.

UCD Chaplaincy hosts an interfaith gathering on the refugee crises

On Thursday, 15 Oct at 4pm in St. Stephen's chaplaincy an Interfaith gathering will take place on the theme of the refugee crisis. All faiths (and none) are welcome to share a word of wisdom on on its response and responsibility vis-à-vis this crisis. Click here for details.

Orchestra Auditions for Legally Blonde: The Musical

Auditions for February's Community Musical in O'Reilly Hall take place Wednesday, 14 October at 5pm in the Red Room of the UCD Student Centre. Click here for details.

Musical Society: The Freshers Takeover

First year students have been split up into four casts: Grease, Matilda, The Sound of Music and Mamma Mia - performances approx 20 min each. Event takes place in Astra Hall on Wednesday, 14 October at 7.30pm. Click here for further information.

Dramsoc Mini Plays Festival

Takes place Wednesday, 14 - Friday, 16 October at 7pm in the Dramsoc Theatre in the UCD Student Centre. All plays are under 5 minutes. Admission only €2. Click here for details.

Robotics Club starts back

Open to all students interested in programming, testing and competing in robotics, the UCD Robotics Club meets in Room 329 Engineering on Wednesdays 7pm-8.30pm. See website for details.
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