Author Archives: Chris Fogarty

The Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) visits UL

Yesterday, Tuesday March 26th, members of the UL Green Campus Committee, UL Environment Committee and UL Environmental Society were delighted to host a visit from Pramod Kumar Sharma, Senior Director of Education at the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE). Pramod … Continue reading

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UL Riverbank Clean Up Saturday March 30th, 11am – 1pm UL Boathouse

A Riverbank Cleanup will take place this Saturday coming 30th March. The meeting point is the UL Boathouse at 11am. For more on how last year’s event went, please click here

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Nature walk takes place at UL

Over 30 people turned up at lunchtime today to hear Seán Hartigan give a nature walk and talk along the riverbank at UL. Seán was ably assisted by moth expert Albert Nolan. The Cuckooflower or ‘Lady’s-Smock’ (centre) was spotted to … Continue reading

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UL Nature Walk , 25th March 2019, 1.05pm (starts from front of PESS)

In advance of our Annual River Bank Clean Up, UL EnviroCom are delighted to host a Lunch Time Nature Walk and Talk with local Naturalist Seán Hartigan on Monday March 25th  at 13:05 Our start point is the front steps … Continue reading

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Free WEEE collection event at Castletroy College, this Saturday March 2nd from 10am until 4pm

As part of the KIC Raw Materials Project “E-Mining@School”, 2nd year students from Castletroy College are competing with schools across Europe to collect the most WEEE within their community. To do this they have organised a free WEEE collection event … Continue reading

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Green-Schools Visit UL

The Munster Green-Schools Travel Team visited UL on Tuesday last, which is a particularly good day if sustainable travel is of interest.  The tour started with a visit to the UL Farmers Market where as usual the queue for the … Continue reading

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UL’s Green Campus Reaccreditation Assessment Takes Place

UL’s first full reaccreditation assessment took place on November 8th last, led by An Taisce’s  Environmental Education Unit Director, Michael John O’Mahony. Following an address by UL’s president the reaccreditation delegation were brought on a sustainability tour of the campus. … Continue reading

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