Dr Fiona Chambers is leading the field in promoting sport’s global role in healthy living, following her appointment to the board of directors of an internationally recognised sporting body.
The President of the European Commission, José Manuel Barroso, has been recognised with an honorary doctorate from UCC.
More than 5,000 people in Cork will enjoy free vegetarian curry at ‘Feed the City’ event to highlight food waste and sustainability issues on 15 March.
UCC is host to a plethora of enterprise and innovation events during March, starting with the regional finals of the Student Enterprise Awards on Monday 3rd March.
As part of Disability Awareness Week, UCC hosted playwright and disability activist Kaite O’Reilly, winner of various awards including the Ted Hughes award for new poetry.