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UL Students join the Global Strike for Climate

UL Students being addressed by Prof Kerstin Mey (UL Vice President Adacemic Affairs and Student Engagement) before heading into the Global Strike for Climate in Limerick City today. UL students protest through the Main Building before heading into the city … Continue reading

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Global Strike for Climate Action, today 11.30am SU Courtyard

To mark today’s Global Strike for Climate and Fridays For Our Future, UL’s Environmental Society has put together a promotional video (click on the below picture to view). The music video showcases Greta Thunberg talking about the environment, and reiterating … Continue reading

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UL’s Kayak Club and Environmental Society receive National Tidy Towns Award

Limerick Tidy Towns Chairperson Helen O’Donnell visited UL today to present the UL Kayak Club and UL Environmental Society with their Water and Communities Runner Up  Award 2018 today. The award was presented in recognition of their contribution to successive … Continue reading

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UI Greenmetric Chairperson visits UL

On Friday 12th last, Prof Riri Fitri Sari (Chairperson of the UI Green Metric since 2010) made the University of Limerick her first stop when visiting Ireland for the 5th International Workshop on UI Greenmetric Rankings (held in UCC). Prof … Continue reading

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UL Switches off for Earth Hour 2019

Last Saturday, March 30th, was a busy day for sustainability action on campus. After a busy morning undertaking the  2019 Riverbank Cleanup it was back to UL for 8.30pm to mark Earth Hour 2019. This year the campus community was asked … 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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Happy Market – SU Courtyard 6th Dec (11am -4pm)

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UL Hosts National Forum for Environmental Socities

Following the fashion show earlier in the day, the UL Environmental Society welcomed visiting students from Dublin and Waterford to the UL Library Board Room for the first ever Forum for Environmental Societies in Ireland. Following a keynote address by UL Green … Continue reading

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Sweet success: first crop of honey produced at UL apiary

Today  (11th October 2016) marked an important day for UL Apiary volunteers who presented a jar of honey from the first crop produced to UL President Prof Don Barry. Pictured above are UL Apiary Volunteers Muireann McMahon, Dermot McInerney, Caoilinn Kennedy … Continue reading

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