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Why User Experience has been taking off as a discipline

User Experience (UX) is a relatively new principle on its own, however, its concept has been around for more than 80 years. The root of UX has stemmed from numerous branches and field of studies, namely industrial design, information systems, computer science, psychology, and systems engineering. 912 more words


I don't like my course - What should I do?

The course of your dreams is becoming a nightmare. What do you do? Do not fret I have a few tips that I think might help. 1,016 more words


Sept: First Month of Med School in UCD, Ireland

Offering justifications for the first paragraph: 1) The formal title is for clickbait, in case anyone wants to have a quick Google read of a blog post about it. 1,929 more words

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Irish Renaissance Seminar - Marsh's Library and UCD

“Early Modern Science and its Boundaries”

The 22nd meeting of the Irish Renaissance Seminar will be held in Marsh’s Library, St Patrick’s Close, Dublin 8, and hosted by UCD English on Saturday 12th October 2019. 132 more words

UCD Podcast

What an honor (and what fun!) to be interviewed alongside Sarah Davis-Goff for the University College Dublin Humanities Institute Podcast.

We talked about Cormac McCarthy, Irish Bog Body zombies, and the scariest movie I’ve ever seen. 7 more words

St. Patrick - short story, writing

((An excerpt from a wip. I am one who struggles with anxiety, often pushing the panic button too quickly. This is an example of one such moment of abject cowardice)) 538 more words


CFP: "Outlaws, Ballads and Bandits in Popular Tradition," NUI

A Conference on “Outlaws, Ballads and Bandits in Popular Tradition” in conjunction with the Annual Irish Conference of Folklore and Ethnology/Tionól Béaloideasa agus Eitneolaíochta in Éirinn… 289 more words