"On Thursday, two of our committee members, Emma and Hannah, addressed a third year English class to promote the Silver Hand journal and try and spread the word about what we do! Thanks to Dr. O' Hanlon of the English department for allowing us to address his lecture class and thank you to the students present for their warm reception! "
"We had a giveaway competition last week starting Tuesday and ending on Friday. This competition was on instagram and required our members to like the post, share it and tag 2 friends in the comments to be in with a chance to win 2 free tickets for mbdc this evening. A winner was announced on friday."
"Hey Guys,This is a notice to the people who signed up for our lessons. Our first lesson will be on the 22nd of November. The next 3 lessons after that will be on the 29th of November, the 6th of December and the 13th of December.6pm - Intermediate7pm - Advanced*Please note*- You will need to bring €120(CASH) to the first lesson next week - this money will go towards 4 lessons. If you miss or cancel a lesson, your money will not be brought forward.- Please do not forget to bring your gear if you have it. - The taxi will leave at 5:30 from the bus bay opposite Phoenix for the intermediates.- It will then pick us up from Clonfert when our lesson is finished at 6 and drop us back to the same place.- The taxi will leave at 6:30 from the bus bay opposite Phoenix for the advanced.- It will then pick us up from Clonfert when our lesson is finished at 7 and drop us back to the same place.- Please do not be late as it'll take time to get ready when you get there.- There is no additional charge for the transport.Looking forward to it!"
"Hey everyone, On the 24th of October we held our annual Street Outreach and Working with Vulnerable Adults Training. The training is delivered by Niamh Brennan, our college co-ordinator with SVP. All our volunteers who took part in the training are now qualified to take part in our Street Outreach Volunteer programme, in which we travel to Dublin and offer tea, coffee, sandwiches, clothes and conversation to people sleeping out in the city. The Street Outreach programme has seen a big increase in numbers since last year, and we're excited to start offering more volunteering opportunities to our members this year.Keep an eye on our page for upcoming events!"
"We are delighted to announce that our journal, Silver Hand, has been accepted as a Student Publication Association (SPA) member. Every member of our society now has access to professional workshops and resources that cover a range of exciting topics. SPA aims to provide help and guidance to student publications, showcasing work at a regional and national level. They also run events, an annual conference, and an awards night. Formed in Southampton in 2012 and registered as a charity in 2020, they now represent 175 student publications across the UK, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland. We are looking forward to getting involved and availing of all the events and training on offer. "
"For the month of November, our book club will be hosted in collaboration with members of the Classics society. Our book club members voted for our book of the month, Circe by Madeline Miller based on suggestions from the Classics society! Looking forward to our two book club sessions, starting on Tuesday the 14th of November followed by Tuesday the 28th of November in Rye Events Space from 4 to 5 pm."
"Dia dhaoibh go Léir a chaired/Hello everyone,What time is it? Monday at 9:01am baybee, so it’s time for another round of pride news!GAYMESThe Pride/Games society collab Gaymes will be on again Tuesday (October 24th) at 6pm, upstairs in the John Hume building in JHT1 and JHT2, so come by and have a bit of craic with board games, Jackbox (with maybe the new one there :O) and chill vibes. (To find these rooms, you go up the stairs to floor 1, then turn to the right and go past lecture room 1). We have a sign pointing towards the rooms in case you're not sure. :)Tea 4 TeaWe’ll be hosting the Pride coffee morning once again this Wednesday (October 25th) at 10am-12pm in the Students Union Info Centre (near the Phoenix building, it’s where you got goodie bags from orientation). Whether you're a coffee, tea, or biscuit enthusiast it's a nice chill time for everyone. Make sure to bring a reusable cup if you can, and to have a chill time.Book club!!We're bringing the pride soc book club back again! We also have a book this time! The picture of Dorian Gray! Exclamation mark! We’ll be having the first book club meeting on Thursday at 6pm in JHL7 in John Hume (To find JHL7 you go up the stairs in John Hume, then walk to the left past JHL5, and JHL6 to the room). Just to note that we'll be reading during the event and not before, so you can do it casually! (We're reading a book not doing an assignment smh) Attached is a file that looks eerily like a copy of the book… no reason… Hopefully we’ll see ye there for some chill vibes and literacyness!Once again, that's another email, and once again, that’s all from ourselves!Le Bród/With Pride,-------Seán KERRIGAN (He/They),Secretary,Maynooth University Pride Society"
"To all the members of the Business Society!We hope you are all excited to explore a brilliant journey with the society through this year! The committee and I plan to organize some events dedicated to your business passion and development!We are currently sorting out a few things, and once we sort it all out, we will update you with upcoming content!Have an amazing college year!"
"Hallo Leute! This Thursday at 7pm we are hosting german music bingo! We will be using German songs and playing for charity! It costs €1 to play (all going to charity - charity will be the SU charity of the year which is still to be announced) and we have some great prizes!!As this is a charity event we would love to have a big turnout so please come along and bring your friends. We will meet afterwards in the SU for food/drinks and the chance to get to know each other better! Bis dann <3"
"Come join Drama for our yearly scare.We will be going to the Nightmare Realm on the 24th October at around 7pm.Make your way there or travel with us on public transport.Fill in the form on the linktree in our Instagram bio and come and join us for a scare-tastic evening!"
"Training times have been confirmed for private powerlifting training at the following times at the Scholarship Gym in Phoenix:Monday: 3:30-5:00Tuesday: 4:00-5:30Wednesday: 3:30-5:00AGM will be held at 4pm on Monday 16th October at the Scholarship Gym.Please reach out to us on our Instagram or discord (https://discord.gg/WfeNDFBu) for any further questions"
"Thank you to all our members who attended our AGM on Thursday night. We hope you had as good a time as we did! We elected 2 positions, first year rep and department liaison! The new committee are:First Year Rep: Annika NowakDepartment Liaison: Kayleigh HowlinWe wish the two girls the best of luck in their new roles <3We are still looking for a Charity Officer, so if you are interested in this position let out committee know on Thursday and we can get you to run. We hope to see you for our Filmabend on Thursday! <3"
"Hello everyone, My name is Gavin, and I am the chairperson for this year's Chinese society. I hope that everyone has finally settled down for the year. I am incredibly happy to see that there are many people from diverse backgrounds who are interested in learning and experiencing Chinese culture. Our goal is to provide a richer and more authentic experience for people who are studying in Maynooth, especially those who are studying Chinese or are just interested in Chinese culture in general. We have many things that we are planning to do this year, and I hope everyone will look forward to them. And to keep up with our latest news, please follow our Chinese Society account on Instagram.Let's have fun and bring prosperity to Chinese society.See you soon!Gavin "
"MU GAA Club Week OneIf your chosen team is not on the week one schedule that means your team will beng the following week. Please review the schedule and if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact me.Jenny DuffyGAA Development OfficerMaynooth University "
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