Out in UL Create Gender and Sexuality Wall for Rainbow Week!

By Kiera Thornton As a part of Rainbow Week 2016, Out in UL held an interactive event in the Students’ Union Courtyard on Wednesday 9th November which allowed people on campus to contribute to the society’s Gender and Sexuality Wall. The wall was painted with a total of eighteen different colours, each representing one sexual … Continue reading Out in UL Create Gender and Sexuality Wall for Rainbow Week!

Rainbow Week 2016!

By Robert Culhane This year’s Rainbow Week falls on Week 10 of the semester, starting on Monday the 7th of November. The idea of Rainbow Week is to celebrate the LGBTQ community in its entirety through a fun and educational way. It is hosted during the autumn semester of every year and is one of … Continue reading Rainbow Week 2016!

#Education Is and why education access is an LGBTQ+ community issue

By Kiera Thornton (Vice-President and Public Relations Officer, Out in UL) Today, Wednesday 19th October, thousands of people will take to the streets of Dublin to protest against further increases in student fees in Ireland. With the Irish government suggesting that they will implement a student loan system and increase student contributions to €5,000, the … Continue reading #Education Is and why education access is an LGBTQ+ community issue