Singer and UCC alum, John Spillane, has launched his new Christmas single composed in honour of Cork’s English Market, The English Market Christmas Angel Song.
Dr Padraic Morrissey of the Irish Photonic Integration Centre (IPIC) at Tyndall National Institute tells us why we should look at Christmas in a different light (originally appeared in the Irish Independent's 'Science of Christmas'):
Dr Anna Pilz has the answer – she is currently researching the symbolism of trees in Irish literature (originally appeared in the Irish Independent's 'Science of Christmas' supplement).
Nobel Prize winner Professor John O’Keefe will visit UCC on 15 December as he returns from Nobel Week, where he will receive an Honorary Doctorate and deliver a lecture at a major neuroscience symposium.
Anyone with an interest in Irish history and culture will be heartened to see one of the earliest Irish manuscripts by a known Irish writer given a new lease of life.