From Quakerism to Quasars, this is the extraordinary story of Jocelyn Bell Burnell. Jocelyn Bell Burnell is a small, striking woman. The thing about impressive people is they don’t have to work hard to impress you, or at least it doesn’t seem like they work hard to impress people. She is serious looking, tidy and very very clever. Every word is weighed and carefully … Continue reading From Quakerism to Quasars
Clubs and Societies BALL TICKET SALES! Tickets for the best ball of the year go on sale on the 5th March in the SU Common Room from 8am. Fulls Tickets are €40 and Afters Tickets are €25! Social Media: Be sure to follow us on our social media pages! Just search for UCC Societies. Our AGM! The Societies Executive is taking place in the … Continue reading Societies Spotlight
You all asked, and we listened: Eilís Cooney takes us on a trip around UCC’s favourite facilities. Ed note: this piece nor its author is in no way affiliated with the Instagram account @anotherdirtytoilet or its admin. In fact, this has been in my inbox since September, only Eilís provided us with too much information to contain in one article, and we’ve been … Continue reading UCC’S Toilets – Ranked
So four issues of Motley, around 140 cups of hot chocolate and many nights of restless sleep later, here we are. For some reason, whenever the team and I start working on a new issue of Motley, I never cease to feel a sense of exhilaration and pride. This is an absolute testament to the talent of the students living, studying and working here in … Continue reading The Future Is Yours
Hamza Khan, is a 20-year-old computer science student. Bright, hardworking, and having won a sanctuary scholarship to study in UCC, there is no doubt in anyone’s mind that this is absolutely where he belongs. However, Hamza’s family will not be able to stay in the community they enrich, the Khan family are being refused asylum. They will have to go to the UK next week … Continue reading The shocking and unjust proposed removal of a UCC student from Ireland. What you can do to help Hamza Khan?
Motley Staff Writer Sadhbh Sullivan gives you some tips on how to cope in an exam situation, and what to do leading up to an exam With the excitement of Christmas comes the fear of exam season. They say ‘time flies when you’re having fun,’ but unfortunately, it also flies when you’re not. In the depths of each winter, I find myself wondering how exactly … Continue reading Exam Season