Left: Mike Ashley, Newcastle United’s former owner. Right: Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud, ruler of Saudi Arabia and Chair of Newcastle United’s new owner, the Saudi Arabian Public Investment Fund. Off the back of the Newcastle United takeover, one must ask themselves that generation-spanning question; has the game gone? Of course the game has not gone. … [Read more...] about Newcastle United set for seismic takeover
After what has felt like an eternity, NUI Galway students are back on campus. UniCoV, the free COVID-19 testing programme aims to keep it that way. Even though vaccination levels are high it is still possible to get infected with the virus and to transmit the virus to others. By keeping COVID-19 in check, the university experience can remain safe and vibrant. Like … [Read more...] about Why you should volunteer for UniCoV- the free, twice-weekly COVID-19 testing programme
We have seen enough blond, white girls with the same body type do Shein hauls on Instagram. It’s time to diversify our feeds. Instagram is full of non-traditional creators that give visibility to their community and inspire thousands of followers with their unique view on fashion, photography, or style. Here are some of our favorites: @baddiewinkle With “Stealing … [Read more...] about Top 5 unconventional influencers to follow on Instagram
When I was growing up, the people most famous and influential were major pop stars and film stars. The fastest way to catch-up with celebrity gossip was to tune into E! News or to pick up a copy of your favourite magazine. Today, to be famous means something entirely different. The noughties saw the birth and rapid development of social media. What began as a tool for … [Read more...] about What does it mean to be ‘famous’ and ‘influential’ in 2021 and is there a difference?
We all need a restart from time to time. Although January is seen as a time for a change, there is nothing holding you back from an autumn detox. Why fall? It can be a good time to re-evaluate our habits. Adjusting to seasonal change can also be a difficult situation. Many people can relate to seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Longer nights and changes in temperature can bring … [Read more...] about Wellness: The autumn detox