So, this is our first blog post in a while, and we hope all of our members and friends are enjoying their summer! Even though we're away from UL, it's been a lively few weeks for Out in UL as Pride season is in full swing. For the weekend of the 24th-27th June, a number … Continue reading Pride Season 2016: Out in UL’s trips to Dublin and Limerick Pride!
Out in UL's Annual General Meeting (also our last members meeting of the semester, sadface) was held on Monday April 18th and our new committee was elected! We are incredibly excited for next semester as our committee looks like a force to be reckoned with, featuring old faces and new. Following our AGM, this year's … Continue reading Out in UL AGM & Mary Pinkhairs 2016!
Queerbash XIII was another AMAZING night! We are super proud of this event as a whole and 2016's installment was as unforgettable as ever. This year's time, of course, was #CirqueDuQueerbash, and you could see the spirit of the circus theme around the venue with our beautiful, colourful, circusy decor and, of course, all of … Continue reading Cirque du Queerbash!
What's that? Out in UL's biggest event of the year is just around the corner?? That can only mean one thing... QUEERBASH IS HERE! Yup, it's finally that time again! Queerbash XIII is happening on Friday 15th April at 9pm in Dolan’s Warehouse in Limerick. Oh what's that? You want to know the theme? Well … Continue reading Queerbash 13: Queers go to the Circus
Sparkles 2016 took place on Saturday 2nd April and was as successful as ever! Out in UL members and non-members alike gathered in Plassey Village Hall for an amazing day of educational fun. The aim of Sparkles is essentially that, it is a yearly event that seeks to educate and to unite the queer and … Continue reading Sparkles!
On Monday 14th March, Out in UL hosted one of our biggest events of the semester in the form of Alternative Miss UL. AMUL is an annual amateur drag competition held in the Scholars Club and we always welcome numerous performers – kings and queens alike – to take to the stage and unleash their … Continue reading AMUL 2016!
During the ninth week of the semester (starting Monday 2nd November), Rainbow Week 2015 took place! The mantra of Rainbow Week is “education, fun and educational fun”; it is an annual celebration of the LGBTQ community and its diversity and is one of Out in UL’s biggest yearly events. Rainbow Week kicked off on Monday … Continue reading Rainbow Week 2015!
‘Light for Life’ was Out in UL’s main event for SoUL week. Students and staff will had the opportunity to place a candle on a small paper boat along with the name of someone they know who has taken their own life. Originally it was envisioned that the event would focus on those in the … Continue reading Light for Life
Mezz Limerick, the monthly girls night in Limerick, opened this Thursday to a huge success! Mezz is the creation of group of young lesbians from the Limerick LGBTQ community, to fill a much needed space for queer girls in the city. While the LGBTQ scene in Limerick has grown in recent years, there has never been … Continue reading Mezz Night Limerick’s first night!
Hi everyone! We're nearing the end of the third week here in UL, and it's been a fantastic start! Our first members meeting was a huge success, and welcomed a whole bunch of fresh faces to the society. To all new members and new students here at UL, welcome! It's been a fantastic few weeks … Continue reading Welcome back!