Queerbash! For those of you who are in the know, and for those who aren't, Queerbash is Out in UL's biggest annual event, and the most anticipated event of the academic year! (Well, for us anyway). The first Queerbash took place in 2004, organised by the late Paddy McHugh as a way of bringing together … Continue reading Queerbash 15 – Space: Out of This World
AMUL 2018 could be summed up in just one word - WOW! This year was bigger and better than ever before, and totally smashed everyone’s expectations, including committee’s, if we’re being honest. This year, last year's winning queen, the ever glamorous, fiery red-headed diva that is Miss Betty Swallows took over as host, and the … Continue reading Alternative Miss UL 2018
Nine events, five days, and one very exhausted but delighted committee later and our seventh annual Rainbow Week has come to an end. It was a busy week, full of courtyard events, workshops, chill nights in and of course, our fabulous big night out of the semester! There was something on for everyone to enjoy … Continue reading Rainbow Week 2017
This week was SoULFest (the Societies of UL Festival) here in the University of Limerick and there was so much going on around campus to celebrate our societies. From our candle lit vigil, to Drama's Horror Tour, to the All Society event in the courtyard, there was something for everyone to get involved with! We … Continue reading SoULFest 2017
Out in UL and UL Drama Society held our third annual Disney Quiz and Karaoke Night in Scholars on Thursday and I think everyone who attended would agree that it was a wonderful night. This was our third time hosting this event and it seems to grow bigger every year! Scholars was packed to capacity … Continue reading Disney Quiz and Karaoke Night!
Louder Than Words SEPTEMBER 28, 2017 (As reported by The Ogham Stone team member and communications facilitator, Ciara Gordon) On Thursday September 21st, Out in UL held a poetry evening, ‘Louder Than Words’ in The Scholars Club on campus. Poetry evenings have become a staple in Limerick city recently, due to the rise in popularity … Continue reading Louder Than Words
We’re about to head into a new semester and with that comes new adventures and opportunities for UL's best society! I want to say a huge welcome and good luck to all the new students starting in UL, and welcome back to all of our older members, I hope you’ve all had a wonderful, relaxing … Continue reading UL’s Best Society is Back!
Out in UL’s largest showcase event, Queerbash, will take place on Friday, April 7th in Dolans Warehouse. Queerbash, now in its fourteenth year, is Limerick’s longest running LGBTQ+ night out, and also one of the longest running events in the University of Limerick’s history. Every year, Queerbash takes on a new theme, with people encouraged … Continue reading Queerbash 14 is near!
Out in UL held its first ever consent workshop as part of the Not Just SomeBody campaign. The workshop was led by Co-President Ciara Ciara Mag Mhuirneacháin and First Year Rep Orla McDermott. It focused on putting scenarios involving consent forward to those taking part. Everyone who took part came away with a better understanding of issues … Continue reading Out in UL’s first consent workshop
Check out the highlights from the Highway to Heels Catwalk that took place in the Courtyard on Tuesday as part of Out In UL's Not Just SomeBody campaign which aimed to promote gender equality and show that what you wear doesn't define who you are. The campaign also included workshops on Consent, Domestic Abuse and … Continue reading Highway to Heels Catwalk video