The life of a non-meat-eater in Dublin

Stien Verdick looks at the growth of options for vegetarians and vegans in the city. The Vegetarian Society and the Vegan Society regularly ask markets and restaurants to supply vegetarian and vegan friendly meals. Vegetarian meals are without meat or fish; vegan meals are made with no animal products. They also organise events such as Vegfest, a vegan festival with vegan… Read more »

Dublin On Mission To Make Graffiti To Urban Art Transition

Dublin City Council is working with Dubliners to legally beautify the streets of the capital city, reports Erin Kennedy. Nervously clutching a can of spray paint, Jess Tobin took her hand to the surface of a canvas, placed outside one of Dublin 8’s iconic pubs, The Bernard Shaw, and began to paint an image of two striking female faces that stopped passers-by. With adrenaline… Read more »

The Muslim community in Dublin 8

Emmet McCabe reports on how local Muslims seek to integrate into the Dublin 8 community. Out of all the religions that exist in Ireland today, Islam is one the fastest growing. It has been estimated that by 2043, it will become the second religion in Ireland. This shows how important it will be for Muslims and mosques to try to… Read more »

How some commuters overcame the Dublin Bus strikes

Real people told their side of the story of how they coped with the recent Dublin Bus strikes to Tahlia Nunes da Silva Peppard. If you live in Dublin, you were almost certainly aware of the Dublin Bus strikes late last year. They affected so many people in the city and while most of them saw them as an inconvenience, some learned how to deal with them and find… Read more »
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Two Griffith nominees in Magazine Ireland awards

  What are the chances of two Griffith alumni to be nominated as finalists in the 2016 Magazine Ireland awards? It is an even greater coincidence that the two graduates of the BA in Journalism and Media Communications… Read more »

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Your photo view of Dublin could win €700

CoinaPhoto, a unique social media platform to share locally relevant social stock photography, is delighted to be partnering with Griffith College to launch a photography competition exclusive to Griffith College students. It is an exciting collaboration given… Read more »