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  • YourSpace is Back

    Posted by The Socs Box on Fri, 12-11-2021

    We are delighted to announce that YourSpace is back  ...

  • Societies Welcome First Years

    Posted by The Socs Box on Tue, 21-09-2021

    The Societies have 2 big events lined up for the incoming First Years. Virtual Party: Meet the Socs & Escape Room 7pm - 9.30pm Thursday 23rd. Follow this link to joins us! On Saturday 25th Socs Party featuring a special first year Socs Day meet the societies, find out all about them and join up, A help gazebo to discover what is YourSpace, walking Theatre route from Dramsoc 11am - 3pm and live band 1pm - 3pm. Outside Áras na Mac Léinn and the Human Biology Building. Follow this link to joins up at 7pm on Thursday 23rd at 7pm ...

  • The Hub is Open

    Posted by The Socs Box on Sun, 19-09-2021

    The Hub reopens on Monday 20th from 9am - 6pm Monday - Friday. ...

  • Socs Cinema: Book your slot to show a movie.

    Posted by The Socs Box on Tue, 14-09-2021

    Socs Cinema! ...

  • Success Quiz Results

    Posted by The Socs Box on Fri, 06-08-2021

    Complete the Success Quiz open and be in with a chance to win some great prizes by completing it before Dec 10th  ...

  • NUI Galway Sweep the Boards at BICS with 7 Awards

    Posted by The Socs Box on Fri, 23-07-2021

    NUI Galway Sweep the Boards at the National Society BICS Awards ...

  • Society Digital Badge

    Posted by The Socs Box on Fri, 09-07-2021

    DIGITAL BADGES ...

  • Paid Internship in The SocsBox apply by July 19th

    Posted by The Socs Box on Mon, 05-07-2021

    Societies Office NUI Galway and College Campus Radio DAC  ...

  • Using Yourspace after you graduate

    Posted by The Socs Box on Wed, 02-06-2021

    See below how to retain access to yourspace.nuigalway.ie after you graduate, so you will have access to any certificates and your extracurricular information in the future. ...

  • Funding your Society great Idea June 21

    Posted by The Socs Box on Wed, 02-06-2021

    Does your society have a great idea that will enhance the student experience which you would like to roll out when we are all back on campus. The USCG will consider the applications and the funding will become available in September 2021. ...

  • FilmSoc Reviews: Army of the Dead

    Posted by FilmSoc on Mon, 24-05-2021

    By Eóin McCambridge  ...

  • Booking the Bailey Allen Hall 2021/2022

    Posted by The Socs Box on Mon, 17-05-2021

    While nothing is confirmed, we’re hoping that next year you’ll be able to host events in the Bailey Allen Hall. If you have a large event that you’d like to host please enter your requested dates and details in the sheet below. You are not guaranteed to get your requested dates but we will do our best to accommodate everyone. The earlier you put in your request the better and we will be sending the list to the Building & Estates Office on May 21st so please get your info in to us. If it’s an existing event that has happened before, we know your setup, but if you ...

  • Society Discord list!

    Posted by The Socs Box on Mon, 10-05-2021

    This is a list of society Discord Servers. You can join them through the links below. This list will be updated regularly but if you see a link has turned invalid, or have a link to missing Society Discord Server please email us at socsbox@socs.nuigalway.ie with the subject 'Discord Servers'. ...

  • Society Awards 21: The Winners

    Posted by The Socs Box on Tue, 04-05-2021

    On the 28th of April 2021 the NUI Galway Society Awards were hosted online for the second time ever. The event stood out as a bright monument to the astonishing achievements of the students and societies of NUI Galway this past year.  In a usual year societies collectively would organise about 3000 events, and at the start of this academic year all indications pointed towards societies not being in a position to organise many events at all. In-person events were prohibited to ensure student safety and online events had historically been a scarcity. Remarkably societies this year have ...

  • Webinar in aid of Galway Rape Crisis Centre

    Posted by Law Soc on Tue, 27-04-2021

    We are delighted to support Galway Rape Crisis Centre with our upcoming webinar hosted by Wakila Latidoye in collaboration with FemSoc. Join us this Wednesday 28th April  at 7.30pm on Zoom for a much needed conversation. Tickets are €5 and all proceeds are going to Galway Rape Crisis Centre.  Tickets available at this link: https://www.idonate.ie/fundraiser/11402567_wakila-latidoye-s-page.html ...

  • Societies Create a Positivi-Tea Slogan!

    Posted by The Socs Box on Sat, 24-04-2021

    Create a short slogan with a positive message, add your society name and we will print them and put them on Positivi-Tea packs, which will have teabags and a sweet treat. The little gift bags with your slogans will be left in the study spaces in week 12 for the student to take to raise their spirits. So share the love and the positivi-tea! Email your slogan to socsbox@socs.nuigalway.ie, it has to fit on an address label so think short and sweet! ...

  • Levy Know the Facts

    Posted by The Socs Box on Tue, 20-04-2021

    For all the information on the impact of the changes to the levy which you will be asked to vote on Thursday 22nd,  ...

  • FilmSoc Reviews: Two Distant Strangers

    Posted by FilmSoc on Thu, 15-04-2021

    by Eóin McCambridge ...

  • Virtual Production: "My Own Dear Galway Bay"

    Posted by Choral Soc on Wed, 14-04-2021

    My Own Dear Galway Bay ...

  • The NUIG CHASE Gameshow

    Posted by Law Soc on Wed, 14-04-2021

    We are teaming up with the Student’s Union, NUIG FLAC Society and our sister society ELSA NUIG to bring you the Virtual NUIG CHASE Gameshow on Friday 23rd April 2021, from 6-8pm. Lecturers and academic staff will be the “Chasers” and we are looking for students to compete against them! Interested gameshow participants can complete the form below. Audience tickets will be on sale over the coming days. Proceeds will be going to the SU Charities of Galway Rape Crisis Centre, Galway Autism Partnership and Mental Health Helplink.  ...

  • AGM; Join the LawSoc 21/22 Team!

    Posted by Law Soc on Wed, 14-04-2021

    LawSoc’s AGM will be on Monday 19th April 2021 @ 6PM where you could run for election to be on the 101st committee. These include the positions of: Auditor Vice Auditor Equality, Compliance & Guidance Director Secretary Treasurer Social Secretary Public Relations Officer (PRO) Careers Director Conventions Director  First Year Representative and OCMs will be elected in the next academic year.    Check out our Instagram for an insight into each of the positions and message us if you have any further questions!  ...

  • THIS FRIDAY: LawSoc's UnWINEd Social Night

    Posted by Law Soc on Wed, 14-04-2021

    Join us for a Complimentary Cocktail demonstration by the Front Door Pub Galway, on Friday 16th April @ 7pm for cocktails, games, prizes and fun to unwind. Zoom link will be distributed to all those registered, ingredients for the demonstrations are not included in registration. REGISTER HERE: https://forms.gle/1R3dagyFg57snPDz7 ...

  • Final Year Gifts

    Posted by The Socs Box on Mon, 12-04-2021

    It's been an intense year - to say thank you and to send warm wishes to the society members who graduated a year ago, and to those who will be graduating this year we'd like to send you a gift. To avail of this gift simply fill in the form below, your address will only be used to send you out your gift and not for anything else. The deadline to complete the form is April 19th and gifts will be posted from May 18th onwards.  Please fill in this form ...

  • Easter Success!

    Posted by The Socs Box on Mon, 12-04-2021

    Last week the Societies Office brought Easter Eggs into the Library to make the day of the students studying there a little brighter - and to provide some much needed sugar to fuel said studying! Within hours all of the Easter eggs were demolished and the students around looked markedly cheerier than before. That's what we call a Happy Easter! ...

  • Gift From Societies to final year society members

    Posted by The Socs Box on Sun, 11-04-2021

    We would like to send a gift to the final year students. from the Societies as a memory of your time in NUI Galway. We are inviting the final year students who are a member of a society and any of society committee members who finished up last year and missed out on the full college experience to participate. Please fill the form linked below if you would like to receive a gift so we have your address.  The deadline to complete the form is April 19th and gifts will be posted from May 18th onwards.  Please fill in this form ...

  • SocsBox Closed till April 12th

    Posted by The Socs Box on Fri, 02-04-2021

    The SocsBox is closed from April 5th - 9th. The help desk will re open at 2pm on April 11th. We will approve bank payments at 11am from Tuesday 6th - Thur 8th April. Happy Easter Everyone ...

  • Free Easter Eggs in the Library from the Socs

    Posted by The Socs Box on Wed, 31-03-2021

    There will be free Easter eggs in the Library from the Societies Office and the Societies to wish all studetn visiting the Library a happy Easter on Thursday April 1st. ...

  • April Writing Competition

    Posted by Writers Group Soc on Tue, 30-03-2021

    Writer's Soc monthly writing competition for April. We are looking for poems, short stories and non-fiction pieces discussing various views on experiences during Covid-19 and lockdown. Please submit to writers@socs.nuigalway.ie and included your student number in the entry. 2,000 words max. The deadline is Friday, 30th April.  ...

  • "Deep Learning for Compilers" - Hugh Leather

    Posted by Compsoc on Sat, 27-03-2021

    Hugh will discuss recent advances in using deep learning to solve compiler issues: learning heuristics and testing compiler correctness. ...

  • FilmSoc Reviews: Creation Stories

    Posted by FilmSoc on Tue, 23-03-2021

    By Eoin McCambridge  ...

  • ULFM Intervarsity

    Posted by RadioSoc on Thu, 18-03-2021

    Hi folks! On Friday the 19th of March we are participating in ULFM's Intervarsity which will be broadcast live from 10 am to 4 pm on their own Discord server [see our social media pages]Some of our members will be rocking the airwaves along with some of our peeps in DCUFM and ULFM covering topics ranging from Sports to Movie and TV to Pop Culture and Music! It's sure to be a class event and we would love it if you would tune in!Keep an eye out on our social pages as we will be posting when our crew go live on the server!  ...

  • Episode 3 of Radio Soc Talks_24HR Show Anniversary

    Posted by RadioSoc on Thu, 18-03-2021

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  • NUI Galway Law Society Celebrates 100 Years!

    Posted by Law Soc on Mon, 22-02-2021

    The Student Law Society of NUI Galway are delighted to unveil the programme of events which mark the 100th Anniversary of the Law Society in NUIG.To mark our centenary, we are hosting a series of virtual events featuring some of the most respected legal minds in the country. We strongly encourage you to participate in these once in a century events. All events take place online, and registration is essential. Events are open to members of the public, with preference being for NUIG students, staff and alumni. You do not have to be a law student to attend these events. Our Webinar ...

  • Owen Ward Declared Honorary Life Member

    Posted by Minceirs Whiden on Fri, 12-02-2021

    The Mincéirs Whiden Society at NUI Galway has awarded Owen Patrick Ward honorary life membership.Mr Ward, a key member of staff in the University’s Access Office, has been honoured for his involvement in the society since its inception and for his distinctive contribution to its work.Jason Sherlock, chairperson of the Mincéirs Whiden Society, said: "It is a great privilege that we can recognise Owen for the work he has done for Irish Travellers in NUI Galway and the wider community.“Owen never shies away from a challenge and he is always there to support any student, not ...

  • Socs & Clubs Fair at Re-Orientation Day!

    Posted by The Socs Box on Wed, 10-02-2021

    Are you ready for the Socs & Clubs Fair?Well you better get ready!It will be running from 12pm - 4pm on Wednesday 10th February as part of Re-Orientation Day!To attend the Socs Fair simply join the event at this Zoom link. Once in, move through breakout rooms visiting different Clubs and Socs. There'll be a change of Clubs & Socs each hour so feel free to pop in and out throughout the day!To see the full list of Socs & Clubs attending the fair and the events they're running go here!There's loads more happening at Re-Orientation Day: a Support Services Q & A, a series ...

  • FilmSoc Reviews: Stardust

    Posted by FilmSoc on Sun, 31-01-2021

    By Eóin McCambridgeStardust is the new David Bowie biopic detailing a failed US tour of the singer songwriter extraordinaire from director Gabriel Range. Stardust was mired in controversy before the film ever even saw the light of day, with Bowies own son (and filmmaker) Duncan Jones publicly coming out against the film and refusing to grant permission to the film makers to use his father's music. Yes, the David Bowie biopic doesn't have any David Bowie music in it. It constantly being the elephant in the room that no one really wants to address. Scenes see Bowie break out into live ...

  • Socs Chairperson Election Dec 17th

    Posted by The Socs Box on Thu, 17-12-2020

    Auditors be sure to vote in the election and find out about candidates on the Flirt FM Hustings.The elections are today Thursday 17th details here https://su.nuigalway.ie/nuig-su-part-time-election-candidates/The polls open at 10am and close at 8pm vote at this link https://www.nuigsuelections.com/There are 4 candidatesZhonna Gonzalez DavisBrigid MelloyAdam Mullins                Barry SugrueOnly Auditors can vote.Hustings on Flirt FMhttps://www.mixcloud.com/flirtnewsfeed/societies-chairperson-mini-hustings-on-flirt-fm/ ...

  • Episode 1: RadioSoc Talks Mental Health

    Posted by RadioSoc on Tue, 15-12-2020

    A few weeks ago, our Auditor and Vice-Auditor Liam and Lisa caught up with the editor and some contributing authors of the book Mental Health for Millenials Vol. 4 which was released on the 20th of November! We all chatted about the book, the personal stories shared within, the effects of social media on mental health and much more! Listen below and don't forget to check out this class series published by Galway's own Book Hub Publishing on their website where it is available to purchase as well as Amazon where it is available as an e-book!Huge thank you to Niall McElwee, Susan McKenna, Oisin ...

  • Disability Peer Network WhatsApp Group

    Posted by CUMAS Society on Mon, 14-12-2020

    A new WhatsApp group for the students of NUI Galway has just been created by the Auditor of Cumas Society - Saoirse Connolly. It is being supported by the NUI Galway Students' Union Disability Rights Officer, Trish O'Mahony. The purpose of the group is to offer students a virtual space to talk with other students about disability issues.  If you would like to join the conversation, click the link below!https://chat.whatsapp.com/CFnBGfMYksuLjJukQK7Teb ...

  • NUIG Jingle Jangle Celebrations!

    Posted by The Socs Box on Wed, 09-12-2020

    The NUIG Societies and Clubs offices are so excited to announce that we're launching #NUIGJingleJangle. Visit https://www.nuigalwayevents.ie/ for more information.We have so many exciting things to show you including:-All our societies/clubs events featured on an easy to use calendar-A festive advent calendar featuring short films, concerts, theatre productions, photography exhibitions and many more-Information on upcoming Christmas #NUIGJingleJangle events hosted by our amazing societiesWe're so excited to show you what we have in store and if you have any questions please email ...

  • Leadership Goals Need to be Done by EVERYONE

    Posted by The Socs Box on Wed, 09-12-2020

    Leadership questions need to be done by all committee members to retain your committee position. To do this you need to go to the leadership tab in your dashboard and complete your leadership goals for the year. It only takes 5 minutes maximum so please get it done by the start of Semester 2.Check your emails as we have contacted all societies and committtee members who need to complete this step.If you have any questions please email socsbox@socs.nuigalway.ie ...

  • Jingle Jangle Elf Care Packs to be won

    Posted by The Socs Box on Mon, 07-12-2020

    The Socs & Clubs have teamed up for 2 weeks of Festive Fun with NUIG Jingle Jangle. Check out out interactive advent calendar that reveals new events, competitions and challenges & Socs & club of the day, each day for 12 days. Plus loads of fun events to get you in the festive mood.  All the details are on www.nuigalwayevents.ie ...

  • #MerrySocmas #NUIGJingleJangle with LawSoc

    Posted by Law Soc on Mon, 07-12-2020

    #MerrySocmas #NUIGJingleJangle with LawSoc Here at LawSoc, we know you enjoyed our #PETSOFLAWSOC stories on Instagram, over the next two weeks, we will be launching a Christmas Challenge!Check out our instagram (@nuiglawsociety) for our #NUIGJingleJangle festive challenges starting Wednesday 9th December! Join us to win prizes and have some festive fun!p.s. you do NOT have to be a law student! ...

  • RadioSoc Talks - New Podcast Coming Soon

    Posted by RadioSoc on Thu, 03-12-2020

    We are delighted to announce the launch of our brand new society podcast RadioSoc Talks. Exciting times ahead indeed! New episodes coming very soon to Mixcloud and Spotify! If you want to become a contributor to RadioSoc Talks or if you or your society would like to promote any upcoming projects or events dm us or send an email to radiosoc@socs.nuigalway.ie and we would love to accommodate you. ...

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