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UL Winners at Annual Road Safety Awards for Second Year Running

University of Limerick Smarter Travel was one of the winners at this year’s Road Safety Authority (RSA) ‘Leading Lights in Road Safety’ Awards. They were presented with their awards by RSA Chairperson Liz O’Donnell at the awards ceremony which was … Continue reading

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Product Design & Digital Media Students offer smarter travel proposals

Over the course of the autumn semester, UL Product Design and Digital Media students completed smarter travel projects in groups which culminated with presentations to the UL Smarter Travel coordinators. The brief was “to make improvements to the UL bike … Continue reading

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UL Teams finish first and second in National Student Cycle Challenge

Congratulations to winners Wheels of Steel, and runners up, Bikes Bikes Bikes for fantastic performances in the Smarter Travel Student Cycling Challenge. Wheels of Steel were the clear winners clocking up a total of 340 trips during the two-week challenge. … Continue reading

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Smarter Travel Facilities Showcased in An Focal Centre-Fold

A range of smarter travel facilities and initiatives were highlighted in this year’s first edition of the students’ An Focal newspaper. In interview style using the ULST mascot, Wolfie as interviewer, the newspaper’s centre-fold was taken up to present all … Continue reading

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UL’s Green Team looking for more success in National Smarter Travel Pedometer Challenge

Sixty five UL staff members in thirteen teams have already signed up for this year’s National Smarter Travel Pedometer Challenge. Teams of three to six must complete as many steps as they can over the four-week challenge. Last year, the … Continue reading

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UL showcases smarter travel facilities in highly-acclaimed video

The University is proud of its smarter travel facilities on campus. Check them out in this video. Tip: Watch it until the end!

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UL Travel Survey Winners

The participation rates of the Staff and Student Travels Surveys were excellent with 892 staff members and 1,866 sharing details of their travel patterns. Participants could include their names to be in with a chance to win a prize. A … Continue reading

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