UCCSU Spotlight: Student Union Presidential Candidate: Asha Woodhouse

By Stephen Moynihan. The sole President candidate in this year’s SU elections is Asha Woodhouse, who is seeking re-election for the position. Born and bred in Cork and with an extensive history of activism, key focuses of Asha’s campaign are cost of living, accommodation, and access to education. “To me all these issues are interlinked […]

UCCSU Spotlight: Entertainment Officer Candidate, Mary O’Connell

By Conor Daly. Final year English and History student Mary O’Connell from Tralee, County Kerry describes herself as a fun person who has always been involved in student life. While you can make what you want of her Leo star sign, Mary is running for Entertainment Officer for the 2022/23 Academic year and looks forward […]

UCCSU Spotlight: Communications and Engagement Officer Candidate, Sinéad Roche

By Orla Leahy Sinéad currently sits on UCC Students’ Union (UCCSU) as Education Officer and is running for the position of Communications & Engagement Officer for the 22/23 academic year. Sinéad’s other experience includes UCCSU Deputy President (21/22), UCCSU College of Arts, Celtic Studies and Social Sciences (CACSSS) Rep (20/21), Gender Equality Rep on UCCSU, […]

UCCSU Spotlight: Education Officer Candidate, Imasha Costa

By Emer Walsh Currently in her final year of a BA in English and French, Editor-In-Chief of the UCC Express and Consent Officer for the UCC Feminist Society, Imasha Costa is running to be your Education Officer for the 2022/23 Academic year, the only full-time role being contested in this election. This is your chance […]

Sex & Intimacy

Written by Hannah Emerson I  was always the naked child. The one on the beach with bare cheeks on show and a crazed look in their eye, chaotically funnelling seawater into the moat of their toppling sandcastle. The one who simply refused to wear clothes and showcased unapologetic nudity regardless of company, situation or appropriateness. […]

‘Euphoria’: Behind The Glitter

Motley Staff writer Jessica talks about the HBO’s drama, Euphoria and the integral roles clothing plays in the telling of the character’s stories.      Published as part of Issue #4 in January 2022   Smash hit HBO series Euphoria exploded onto our screens in June 2019, and like glitter tends to do, it left […]