18 November 2014

Check Your Exam Supports

If you are registered with the Access Centre for exam supports, and you'll be using these supports for the end of semester exams, you should check your list of supports on SIS Web. Please email disability@ucd.ie if you have any questions.

Semester 1 Examinations

A reminder that the Semester 1 exam timetable and important exam dates for 2014/15 are now available on the Assessment website. The exams will begin on Monday, 8 and finish on Friday, 19 December 2014 (includes Saturday, 13 December).

UCDSU Late Night study Area and Exam Bus

As we get closer to the exams remember that our late night study area is open from the 3 - 17 December in Astra Hall. It will be open from 11pm - 3am during the week and 9pm - 1am during weekends. Check out our exam bus timetable too. For more click here.

Free Seminar: Mental Health Awareness in Sport for Club Coaches, Volunteers and Parents

DLR Sports Partnership and UCD Sport are hosting a free seminar on mental health awareness in sport. Guest speakers from GAA, SpunOut, HeadsUp and St.Patricks Mental Services. Tuesday, 25 Nov. 18.15, Astra Hall, UCD Student Centre. To book click here.

SPARC Initiative - Two Weeks To Go!

If you have an idea for a project that will make UCD a better place to learn, work or live and you would like to work with staff to bring your idea to life SPARC could be for you - closing date for applications is Friday, 28 November. To learn more click here.

Attention Undergraduates: Invitation to Participate in UCD Library Focus Group

UCD Library would like to invite you to attend a focus group session on Tuesday, 25 Nov., from 12.40pm - 2pm to hear your thoughts and comments regarding our services. Lunch will be provided! If you are interested, please contact peter.hickey@ucd.ie.

Extended Opening Hours at UCD Library

UCD Library is now open longer! Until Friday, 19 December 2914 the James Joyce Library is open from 07.00 - 24.00 Monday - Friday, and 09.00 - 21.00 on the weekends. All other locations have longer hours on Saturdays. Click here for full details.

Student Cycle Challenge 2014

Congratulations to all who took part in the Student Cycle Challenge 2014. Top of the final leader board and overall winning team in this nationwide challenge was The Victorious Vets, University College Dublin.

Making a Difference? Perspectives on International Volunteering in Higher Education

UCDVO conference on the topic of international volunteering in higher education will take place on Saturday, 29 November in UCD. This is a free event, all welcome. Please register attendance in advance on our conference web page.

Registration for the January 2015 UCD Get in Gear Get Active Student Programme Opens Monday

Registration for the UCD Get in Gear Get Active January 2015 student programme will take place at UCD Sport reception desk. Registration opens from Monday, 24 Nov. 2014 and the cost remains at €20 for this 7 week health & exercise programme. For further information click here or email getingear@ucd.ie.
The student e-zine is published fortnightly on a Tuesday during the academic term by the University Relations Office.